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John McCain ends brain cancer treatment

UPDATE: Arizona Sen. John McCain died at 4:28 p.m. MST Saturday. His wife and other family members were with him. By Matthew Daly Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona Sen. John McCain has discontinued medical treatment for an…

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen

By The Associated Press (ASSOCIATED PRESS) - Here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press…

Wildfires rage up and down California

By Marcio Sanchez Associated Press IDYLLWILD, Calif. (AP) — Fire stoked by hot and windy weather raged through a forest in far northern California on Thursday. while calmer conditions aided firefighters on the lines of a suspected arson…

Trump delays Washington meeting with Putin

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has been delayed until 2019. National security adviser John Bolton, in a statement, cites special counsel…

New York Daily News slashes news staff

By Damian J. Troise Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The New York tabloid Daily News cut half of its newsroom staff Monday including Jim Rich, the paper's editor in chief. The paper was sold to Tronc Inc. last year for $1, with the owner of…

Trump waffles on Russian election tampering

By Zeke Miller Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Capping a week of drama, back tracking, a double negative and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, President Donald Trump on Sunday was…

Trump picks Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

By Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Mark Sherman Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — After days of frenzied lobbying and speculation, President Donald Trump decided on federal appeals Judge Brett Kavanaugh for his second nominee to the…