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Top 10 Photos of the Week

A Nation Pays Its Respects Flags flying a half-staff in honor of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., frame the U.S. Capital at daybreak in Washington, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018. McCain, 81, died at his ranch in Arizona after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. (AP Photo...
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AP Essay: Aretha Franklin, John McCain and the 1960s

"Hope I die before I get old," the Who sang at Woodstock as the 1960s hurtled to their end. Indeed, the decade and its echoes made premature legends of so many — Kennedy to King, Hendrix to Joplin to Morrison. ...
Photo of Cindy McCain leaning over John McCain's casket

His Way: Washington Says Goodbye to John McCain

WASHINGTON — It's Washington's turn to say goodbye to John McCain. His way. "It is only right that today, near the end of his long journey, John lies here, in this great hall, under the mighty dome, like oth...
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This Is Why John McCain Was My Hero

I grew up in a place where everyone went to war. Our models were fighter pilots. Our fathers and their friends all fought in World War II and Korea, fighting for our country, keeping everyone safe, and risking their lives to do it. Some were shot down, and eve...
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The Wisdom, Wit and Impact of John McCain

(Click on the video above to view a retrospective of Sen. John McCain's political life.) Sen. John McCain wrote the book "The Restless Wave" with friend and speechwriter Mark Salter knowing he might be near ...