The governor of Arizona has announced that a former senator will fill the late John McCain’s US Senate seat but said he has only committed to serve until the end of the year.
Franklin and McCain, names to conjure with. They evoke whole worlds on their own. They trigger differing re- actions, now in death as well as in life.
Senator John McCain’s final journey ended on Sunday on a grassy hill at the US Naval Academy alongside a lifelong friend.
John McCain has been laid to rest at the US Naval Academy after five days of events remembering the life of the maverick senator.
John McCain is being laid to rest at the US Naval Academy after a five-day procession that served as a final call to arms for a nation he warned could lose its civility and sense of shared purpose.
John McCain’s daughter opened his memorial service by posing her father’s legacy as a direct challenge to President Donald Trump.
Former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush headed an elite gathering of political heavyweights at the memorial service for Senator John McCain at Washington’s National Cathedral.
President Donald Trump will not play any part in John McCain’s farewell to the United States.
Hundreds of people have queued outside the US Capitol to say goodbye to John McCain as friends, family and dignitaries paid their tributes inside to the Vietnam hero and senator lying in state under the majestic dome.
A memorial service has taken place in Washington to honour late senator John McCain.
Washington is bidding a fond farewell to late senator John McCain.
Senator John McCain was remembered as a “true American hero” and a terrible driver with a wicked sense of humour at a crowded church service that ended with the playing of Frank Sinatra’s My Way.
An estimated 3,500 mourners crowded into an Arizona church on Thursday to remember Senator John McCain, after a motorcade bearing his body made its way past people waving flags and campaign-style signs.
John McCain’s 106-year-old mother, Roberta, is expected to attend memorial services in Washington and his burial in Maryland later this week.
Widow Cindy McCain and several of John McCain’s children led mourners at the first of two services for the statesman and former prisoner of war.
The late senator John McCain’s widow, Cindy, and his children have filed past the coffin holding his body at the Arizona Capitol.
US president Donald Trump has relented under pressure by recognising the late senator John McCain’s “service to our country” and lowering the White House flag again as a mark of respect.
President Donald Trump has ordered American flags at US buildings lowered to half-staff for senator John McCain until his burial on Sunday.
US President Donald Trump has said he respects John McCain’s “service to our country” and has signed a proclamation to fly the US flag at half-staff until the senator’s burial.
Flags at the White House were back at full-staff on Monday as Senate leaders of both parties formally requested they remain lowered to honour John McCain.
Senator John McCain’s former Vietnamese jailer has said he respected his former inmate and felt sad about his death.
US presidents past and present have joined world leaders in mourning one-time presidential candidate and war hero John McCain, praising him for a lifetime of service and accomplishments.
American war hero, presidential nominee and longtime leading politician John McCain has died aged 81.
Senator John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political career, has died after battling brain cancer for more than a year.
Presidents and US politicians from both parties have honoured Senator John McCain’s decades of service to his country following his death at the age of 81.
Donald Trump has been criticised for mentioning Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West at his latest rally while ignoring a political rival who has stopped treatment for brain cancer.
Republican senator John McCain has chosen to discontinue medical treatment for his brain cancer, his family has said.
US senator John McCain has decided to discontinue medical treatment for brain cancer, his family have said.