John McCain, influential US senator and ex-presidential candidate, dies aged 81

McCain, who had been battling brain cancer, was known for his heroism in Vietnam, his independent-mindedness and recently his rebukes of TrumpJohn McCain, prisoner of war, presidential candidate and one of the most influential American politicians of his generation, has died after suffering from brain cancer. Related: The Restless Wave review: John McCain on Trump, duty and Putin's 'evil' Continue reading...

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