Shriver, 1 of last links to JFK White House, dies

Peace Corps director R. Sargent Shriver is seen at a news conference in San Juan, P.R., March 8, 1963, in a pose reminiscent of Adlai Stevenson. Shriver, the 1972 Democratic vice presidential candidate who suffered from Alzheimer's disease, died on January 18, 2011 at age 95. (AP Photo)

January 18, 2011 3:55:15 PM PST
R. Sargent Shriver, the exuberant public servant and Kennedy in-law whose career included directing the Peace Corps, fighting the War on Poverty, ambassador to France and, less successfully, running for office, died Tuesday. He was 95.

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