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Presidents, lawmakers laud McCain for devotion to country

Presidents, lawmakers laud McCain for devotion to country

By LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON — Presidents and lawmakers from both parties honored Sen. John McCain‘s decades of service to his country in the hours after his death Saturday. President Donald Trump, who once criticized McCain for being taken prisoner during the Vietnam War, said his “deepest sympathies and respect” went out to McCain‘s family. McCain, 81, died at […]

War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81

War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81

By NANCY BENAC, Associated Press WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political career that took him to Congress and the Republican presidential nomination, died Saturday after battling brain cancer for more than a year. He was 81. […]

Four terrorists arrested after gunfight with security forces in J&K's Kupwara

Four terrorists arrested after gunfight with security forces in J&K's Kupwara

Four terrorists arrested after gunfight with security forces in J&K's Kupwara Arms and ammunition have been seized from the arrested terrorists. Share: Written By: Updated: Aug 26, 2018, 10:15 AM IST Trending News KUPWARA: Four terrorists were arrested on Sunday after a gunfight with security forces in Kupwara district‘s Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir. Arms and ammunition have been seized from […]

US Senator John McCain dies age 82 after battle with brain cancer

US Senator John McCain dies age 82 after battle with brain cancer

US Senator John McCain dies age 82 after battle with brain cancer © Getty Images North America / AFP (file photo) | Senator John McCain, who served in the US Congress for more than 30 years, passed away on Sunday, August 25 2018 after a battle with cancer. The senior Republican Senator from Arizona and former Republican nominee for US […]