Today at a White House ceremony, President Obama awarded Sen. Edward Kennedy a Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.
Kennedy did not attend the ceremony. His oldest child, Kara Kennedy, accepted the award on his behalf. Also present were his other children, Ted Jr. -- with his wife Kiki, Patrick, Caroline Raclin and Curran Raclin.
"This is a chance for me, and for the United States of America to say thank you to some of the finest citizens of this country, and...Full Story