John McCain

Do big-name endorsements help Biden’s election campaign?
John McCain Joe Biden
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Do big-name endorsements help Biden’s election campaign?

The Democrat has amassed an impressive list of backers - including the widow of the late-Republican John McCain
25 Sep 2020
Scientists find no sign of alien life in 10m solar systems
ET
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Scientists find no sign of alien life in 10m solar systems

And other stories from the stranger side of life
10 Sep 2020
Celebrities who died in 2018
Aretha Franklin
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Celebrities who died in 2018

From Aretha Franklin to George H.W. Bush, here are some of the famous people who have passed away this year
18 Dec 2018
White House re-lowers flag for John McCain
White House flag returned to half-mast after backlash over Trump reaction to McCain death
In Brief

White House re-lowers flag for John McCain

Trump forced to back down over handling of senator’s death
28 Aug 2018
White House under fire for handling of Niger operation
Donald Trump under fire over his handling of the Niger operation
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White House under fire for handling of Niger operation

Pentagon and FBI investigate raid that led to deaths of four US servicemen
24 Oct 2017
Republican replacement for Obamacare ‘appears dead’
Senator Susan Collins refuses to back new bill to repeal Obamacare
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Republican replacement for Obamacare ‘appears dead’

A third Republican senator has announced plans to vote against the repeal of Barack Obama's healthcare programme
26 Sep 2017
General Petraeus’s surge has failed in every
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General Petraeus’s surge has failed in every

Baghdad’s militias have been strengthened – not weakened. Whoever wins tomorrow’s US presidential election will have to pick up the pieces
3 Nov 2008

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McCain’s choice of Sarah Palin is
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McCain’s choice of Sarah Palin is

John McCain's choice of Sarah Palin as a running mate is inexcusable
10 Sep 2008