John McCain

Arizona’s Kyl sworn in to fill McCain’s seat

September 5, 2018

Republican John Kyl of Arizona, who served three terms in the Senate before retiring in 2012, was sworn in Wednesday to fill the seat left open by the death of Sen. John McCain. (Sept. 5)

Former Senator Jon Kyl to replace John McCain

September 4, 2018

Prolonging the uncertainty over who will fill the late John McCain's U.S. Senate seat, the governor of Arizona announces the appointment of former Sen. Jon Kyl but said he has only committed to serve until the end of the year. (Sept. 4)

Fighter jets fly over McCain burial

September 2, 2018

Sen. John McCain's final funeral procession ended at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis on Sunday. Overhead, a flyover of military aircraft paid tribute to the Navy pilot who was shot down in Vietnam and held five years as a prisoner of war. (Sept. 2)

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September 2, 2018

Here's the latest for Sunday, Sept. 2nd: Final services were held for late Sen. John McCain; Four are missing after a California boat crash; Rare insects and reptiles were stolen from a Pennsylvania museum; Thousands watched historic boat races in Venice.

McCain’s Casket Brought to Annapolis for Burial

September 2, 2018

A motorcade carrying the casket of late US senator John McCain arrived for a private memorial service and interment at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis on Sunday. (Sept. 2)

Obama pays tribute to McCain

September 1, 2018

Former US President Barack Obama gave a tribute to late Senator John McCain on Saturday at the Washington State Cathedral. (Sept. 1)

Meghan McCain directs eulogy message at Trump

September 1, 2018

Meghan McCain eulogized her father's death as "the passing of American greatness," directing her message squarely at President Donald Trump and encouraging others to live up to her father's example.(Sept. 1)

Cindy McCain places wreath at Vietnam memorial

September 1, 2018

John McCain's procession has made a stop at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the way to his service at Washington National Cathedral, and his wife, Cindy, has placed a wreath on the memorial. (Sept. 1)

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