John McCain

In pics: Washington pays tribute to McCain, Trump absent

Fri, 31 Aug 2018 - 03:17 GMT

A bitterly divided U.S. Congress came together on Friday to commemorate the late Senator John McCain

John McCain, ex-POW and 'maverick Republican', dies at 81

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 08:59 GMT

John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who ran unsuccessfully for president in 2008 as a self-styled maverick Republican died.

McCain discontinuing treatment for brain cancer, family says

Fri, 24 Aug 2018 - 05:24 GMT

US Senator John McCain, who was diagnosed with brain cancer last year, has made the decision to discontinue medical treatment

'Rock bottom': Anti-McCain comments spark bipartisan uproar

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Family and congressional colleagues pushed back Friday against attacks on cancer-stricken John McCain, including one by a White House aide.

Two U.S. senators unveil bipartisan immigration plan

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 12:40 GMT

Two U.S. senators unveiled a bipartisan compromise on immigration that would protect young immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

Dollar steady after U.S. tax bill moves closer to ratification

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 07:53 GMT

The dollar held modest gains against its peers on Monday, having received a lift after U.S. tax reform efforts moved another step closer to ratification over the weekend.

U.S. lawmakers want regulation of Facebook, Twitter political ads

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 06:59 GMT

U.S. lawmakers, alarmed over hackers' use of the internet to influence last year's election.

Trump pressures U.S. senators to back Republican healthcare bill

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 03:50 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted Senator John McCain for dealing a possibly fatal blow to the latest Republican attempt to dismantle Obamacare.

U.S. Senator McCain offers Afghanistan strategy in September

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 - 07:30 GMT

John McCain said on Monday he would offer a plan for a U.S. strategy in the war in Afghanistan as an amendment to a defense authorization bill in September.

Senator McCain diagnosed with aggressive brain cancer

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 09:27 GMT

U.S. Senator John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee known for political independence during more than three decades in the Senate