John McCain dies at 81

Senator John McCain of Arizona, the Vietnam-era war hero and 2008 Republican presidential nominee, died Saturday, after a long battle with an aggressive form of brain cancer. McCain’s family announced on Friday that he had stopped treatment for the disease.…

Senate race tightens

The New Jersey U.S. Senate campaign is developing into a horse race as Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez leads former pharmaceutical executive Bob Hugin, his Republican challenger, by a slim 43 – 37 percent, according to a Quinnipiac University…