293 Sen. John McCain dead at 81
Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain has died after fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer. He was 81. In July 2017, McCain revealed that he’d been diagnosed with glioblastoma and began an aggressive treatment regimen. His last vote in the Senate was on Dec. 7, 2017. McCain was a revered American statesman, longtime U.S. senator, former GOP presidential nominee, Vietnam POW survivor, and longtime veterans advocate.