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John McCain's Eldest Daughter and First Wife Open Up About Divorce That Tore Apart Their Family

It’s been almost 40 years since Sen. John McCain left his first wife and three young children to marry Cindy Lou Hensley, a woman 18 years his junior …

Special Education

John McCain’s shocking concession on the Iraq war: It was a “mistake.”

In his new memoir, McCain says he’s to blame for the war.<p>Sen. John McCain has made a shocking admission: The Iraq war was a “mistake,” and he’s taking the blame.<p>In his new memoir, McCain who is battling brain cancer, writes the Iraq War “can’t be judged as anything other than a mistake, a very …

U.S. Politics

Meghan McCain defends comments on national anthem protests after 'View' backlash

Meghan McCain defended herself Friday after “The View” audience appeared to give her the cold shoulder over her comments on the national anthem protest debate.<p>“I never go on TV and do or say anything because it’s easy - I say it because it’s what I believe in,” McCain said in a tweet. “I ardently …

Anthem Protests

McCain has a commitment to US values, says Mark Salter

Longtime aide to Sen. John McCain, Mark Salter, is the co-author of the new memoir 'The Restless Wave,' and he joins Morning Joe to discuss McCain, …

John McCain

McCain Admits Iraq War Was A Mistake

GOP Sen. John McCain of Arizona admitted Friday that the Iraq War was a mistake.<p>“The principal reason for invading Iraq, that Saddam had WMD, was …

Conservative View

Former commander of USS McCain pleads guilty following deadly collision

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The former commanding officer of the USS John S McCain pleaded guilty to a charge of negligent dereliction of duty resulting in death under the Uniform Code of Military Justice during a court-martial proceeding Friday.<p>Navy Cmdr. Alfredo Sanchez was in charge of the USS McCain …

Justice

John McCain Has Always Been a Fighter

Arizona Senator John McCain has proven to be a maverick from his long career in politics to his toughest fight yet with brain cancer. Bloomberg …

John McCain

New John McCain book outlines opposition to President Trump

Eminent US Republican Senator John McCain is releasing a book in which he has outlined his opposition to President Donald Trump. In what he calls his …

Donald Trump

Former USS John McCain officer pleads guilty after deadly collision

The former commanding officer of the USS John McCain has pleaded guilty to dereliction of duty, after a deadly August collision near Singapore.<p>A …

Judiciary

McCain prepared to accept some ‘blame’ for the war in Iraq

In Sen. John McCain’s (R-Ariz.) new book, <i>The Restless Wave</i>, the ailing senator will apparently acknowledge what his critics have argued for years: he …

Middle East

Fox says guest who criticized McCain won't be back

NEW YORK (AP) - Fox News says a retired Air Force general who called Sen. John McCain "songbird John" for allegedly providing information to the …

Donald Trump

John McCain: The War in Iraq 'Can't Be Judged As Anything Other Than A Mistake'

In his forthcoming novel, Sen. John McCain said the War in Iraq—which he played a prominent role in bringing to fruition—“can’t be judged as anything …

Liberal View

The Restless Wave: Praising John McCain, American Hero- Warts and All

May 24, 2018 by John Mark N. Reynolds<p>I have come to praise John McCain, not to condemn him. May God grant him in many years. Yet this book, <i>The</i> …

Meet the Press

McCain has hope for US despite ‘challenges in the world’, says memoir co-author

The senator has doubts about Trump’s moral leadership, but thinks that the US will ‘get through it’, says Mark Salter<p>The Restless Wave was not meant to be John McCain’s last book. But when the six-term Republican senator from Arizona was diagnosed with brain cancer, what might have been a …

Politics

How the Washington Press Fell in Love With John McCain

Caswell Cooke has been telling the story for nearly two decades. Long before he was elected to the town council in my hometown of Westerly, Rhode …

Liberal View

CNN Touts HBO Doc on McCain, Says Trump Calls Him 'Traitor' to GOP on Obamacare

CNN’s <i>New Day</i> on Friday promoted the gushy new HBO documentary on John McCain, with substitute host David Briggs lamenting that President Trump …

Conservative View

The View's Meghan McCain Melts Down After Sunny Hostin Fact-Checks Her NFL Claim: 'I'm Still Talking!'

“The View” co-host Meghan McCain melted down on Thursday during a conversation about National Football League protests during the national anthem, …

Liberal View

McCain says in biopic: 'I'm a human being and I'm not a maverick'

Sen. John McCain, 81, reflects on his life in the new HBO documentary "John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls."

Biopic

When Republicans Abandoned John McCain, They Sent A Chilling Message To The Rest Of Us

I have always recognized John McCain’s heroism as the most impenetrable sort possible in the United States. It is a militaristic heroism. A violent heroism. An obstinate heroism, and one so stereotypically masculine that it works doubly in affirming all it is we profess about men and how their …

African-American News

GOP worry over McCain’s Senate seat fading daily

Republican fears that Sen. John McCain’s battle with cancer could make it harder for the GOP to keep its Senate majority have receded, with a crucial election deadline just days away.<p>Friends who have visited McCain as he struggles with one of the deadliest forms of brain cancer are encouraged by …

Republicans

Something's missing in HBO's new film on John McCain's life

NEW YORK (AP) — It's no coincidence that the words "President Trump" aren't spoken in "John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls," the HBO documentary on the Arizona senator that debuts on Memorial Day.<p>There's enough to talk about, from candidate Trump's belittling of McCain for being taken prisoner in …

George W. Bush

Joe Lieberman And John McCain Still ‘Amigos’ Despite 2008 Mistake

Former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman never knew that John McCain had regrets about not choosing him as his 2008 running mate— until the sentiment …

Jewish Culture

Guilty plea in USS McCain collision court-martial

The Navy says the officer in command of the USS John S. McCain when it collided with an oil tanker near Singapore in August 2017, killing 10 sailors, …

Business

John McCain makes shocking admission: Iraq War was "mistake"

The seriously ailing Senator John McCain has admitted that George W. Bush’s war in Iraq was a serious mistake and that he himself shared much of the …

Middle East

John McCain: film portrait of an ‘American hero’ skirts hard questions

In John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls, the senator is given a heroic send-off but questionable decisions cloud his legacy<p>John McCain was being filmed on the porch of his home in Sedona, Arizona, looking happy and relaxed despite the mortal battle he is waging with brain cancer, when he uttered …

Film (UK)

Meghan McCain: ‘I Completely Disagree’ With Co-Hosts Complaining About NFL Anthem Policy [VIDEO]

Meghan McCain was the only panelist on “The View” Thursday to say she supports the new NFL policy that requires players to stand for the national …

Conservative View

With gratitude, ailing John McCain looks back in HBO documentary

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - At age 81, and with a terminal cancer diagnosis, U.S. Senator John McCain is looking back on his life, not with rancor or to settle old scores, but with immense gratitude.<p>"John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls," an HBO documentary premiering on May 28, takes its title from …

Bill Clinton

With gratitude, ailing John McCain looks back in HBO documentary | Reuters.com

The film is comprised of interviews with family, friends and unseen video and photos. Rough cut (no reporter narration)<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>The film is comprised of interviews with family, friends and unseen video and photos. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

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NBC Uses HBO McCain Movie to Bash Republicans

Trump-Russia probe 2018 congressional midterms Trump Coverage Studies NFL<p>×<p>Touting a preview of HBO’s new documentary on the life of Arizona Senator …

Documentaries

Senior Enlisted McCain Sailor Pleads Guilty to Dereliction Charge in Collision

Guided missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG-56) is towed away from the pier at Changi Naval Base, Oct. 5, to meet heavy lift transport vessel MV …

Military