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  1. News - World - US POLITICS

    John McCain lashes Ted Cruz over Nazi appeasement comment

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington McCain lashes Cruz over Nazi appeasement line US Senator John McCain has lashed out at fellow Republican Ted Cruz over a Nazi appeasement comparison he made during his all-night, anti-Obamacare marathon on the Senate floor. Speaking after Cruz had the floor for 21 hours and 19 minutes, McCain said he took umbrage at the Texas senator's efforts ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    John McCain supports 'limited' US strike on Syria, but wants more arms for rebels

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... hawkish Republican critics, Senator John McCain, who said he supported a "limited" strike if the president did more to arm the Syrian opposition. After an hour-long meeting at the White ... The New York Times in Washington As administration makes case for action to Congress, hawkish senator says as well as attacking Syria, US must do more to arm rebels McCain supports ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    John McCain spotted playing poker on his phone during Syria hearings

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Poker-faced McCain is dealt tough Syria hand Perhaps he was thinking about doubling down in the Middle East? US Senator John McCain, a longtime advocate ... of the year. McCain is hardly the only US lawmaker ever to seek a diversion from what can be hours of legislative debate on Capitol Hill. But the photographic evidence of McCain making poker bets ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Rice to discuss Libya with McCain and lawmakers

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 09:51am by Reuters in Washington

    ... in Benghazi and saying that preliminary information suggested the assault was the result of protests over an anti-Muslim film rather than a premeditated attack. Senator John McCain, a vocal opponent of Rice’s possible nomination as secretary of state, said on Sunday he would be happy to meet with her about the issue. A Senate aide said that Rice would meet with McCain as well as Senators ...

  5. Does McCain ever lose a night's sleep over war?

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... Jonathan Power John McCain, we all know, after being shot out of the sky, was captured by the North Vietnamese, imprisoned and tortured. We know that few of us would have had the guts ... The biggest rewards go to the man who killed the most people... How can God look down from heaven and listen to it all?' I would like to ask Senator McCain if, like the navigator of the Enola ...

  6. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    McCain accuses Putin of siding with tyrants and being enemy of oppressed

    Posted Sep 20th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Moscow McCain accuses Putin of being a friend to tyrants US Senator John McCain yesterday accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of allying himself with tyrants and ruling through violence and repression, in a scathing retort to a New York Times opinion piece by Putin earlier this month. In an editorial published on news website Pravda.ru, McCain criticised ...

  7. McCain and Zhang spar at major forum

    Posted Feb 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... People's Daily yesterday reported a row between the former US Republican presidential nominee, Senator John McCain, and Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun over the issue of whether China would have ... and China's territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Highlighting the number of Tibetans burning themselves to death in China, McCain warned the Chinese diplomat that 'the Arab Spring ...

  8. Let the horse-trading begin for the 2012 election

    Posted Jul 27th 2010, 12:00am by Mike Rowse

    ... Mike Rowse The next chief executive election is still nearly two years away but, already, speculation is mounting about who the leading candidates will be on both sides of the political spectrum. This in turn raises the fascinating question as to how the ...

  9. Will McCain's big gamble pay off?

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... judge that John McCain's fate was sealed by a 15-minute meeting in March. That was when he first met Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin. A two-hour phone call followed six months later, ... to define the McCain campaign. And despite being a national hero, he goes into today's election a clear underdog. Senator McCain at 72 is the oldest presidential hopeful selected to run ...

  10. Christmas quiz answers

    Posted Dec 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rockowitz, hosted by fiancee Coco Lee 8 27, Barbie, blond 9 Lindsay Lohan 10 Bert Stern Who said it? 1 Barack Obama referring to Republican policies 2 John McCain on his election loss 3 Christina ... lampooning John McCain 7 Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, after his popularity rating fell 46 per cent 8 George W. Bush 9 Sylvester Stallone defending his use of human growth hormone 10 Australian Prime ...




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