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August 31, 2018 2:52 PM Cancer survivor uses Times Square billboard to find kidney donor

A Long Island dad and cancer survivor is searching for a new kidney at the Crossroads of the World — using a sky-high billboard paid for by a generous friend. “My name is Marc. I need a kidney. YOU can help!” says the billboard, on Broadway and 47th Street, in Times Square. The massive advertisement — which sits above ones for Broadway shows — features 382

August 30, 2018 6:01 PM Former Vice President Biden to lead memorial tribute to McCain

PHOENIX (Reuters) - The body of war hero and two-time Republican presidential candidate John McCain arrived at a Phoenix church on Thursday for a commemoration to be led by his onetime Democratic Senate colleague, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. The memorial service at the North Phoenix Baptist Church marks the second of five days of commemorative 102

August 29, 2018 6:31 PM John McCain's Casket Arrives at Arizona's Capitol

John McCain's casket has arrived at the Arizona State Capitol where family, friends and the public are paying their final respects to the late Senator. The Arizona Army National Guard carried McCain's casket into the Capitol Museum rotunda Wednesday morning for a private ceremony for family and colleagues ... including remarks by Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey 147

August 29, 2018 6:23 PM Arizona residents line up to mourn Senator John McCain

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Residents lined up at the Arizona statehouse on Wednesday to pay respects to the late U.S. Senator John McCain, the Vietnam War hero and two-time Republican presidential candidate whose body will lie in state for the day at the Capitol Rotunda in Phoenix. A hearse bearing McCain’s body arrived with a police escort shortly before 10 a.m. local 92

August 29, 2018 1:14 AM Ariana Grande to perform at Aretha Franklin's funeral

FILE - In this June 2, 2018 file photo, Ariana Grande performs at Wango Tango in Los Angeles. Grande will perform at the funeral for Aretha Franklin on Friday, Aug. 31. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File) (2018 Invision) NEW YORK – Ariana Grande will be among the performers who will pay tribute to Aretha Franklin at her funeral Friday 114

August 27, 2018 8:35 PM President Trump flip flops on White House flags, orders they be flown at half-staff to honor late Sen. John McCain

President Trump caved to widespread criticism on Monday, ordering all White House flags be flown at half-staff in honor of late Arizona Sen. John McCain after flying them at full-staff earlier in the day. Trump issued the customary flag proclamation first after veterans groups, Republicans and Democrats rebuked him for failing to honor McCain, who passed 122

August 27, 2018 12:25 AM Trump voted against releasing a statement calling John McCain a 'hero,' according to a new report

The President shot down aides’ suggestion that he put out a statement honoring John McCain in favor of tweeting a short message to the senator’s family, according to a Washington Post report. The statement, which was reportedly edited by White House staffers including White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, was drafted before McCain, 81, succumbed 79

August 26, 2018 9:41 PM Sarah Huckabee Sanders Offers Update on Trump Attending McCain's Funeral

We got the Press Sec. leaving Reagan National Sunday and asked for some thoughts on the late Arizona senator, who died Saturday from brain cancer. SHB had kind words for McCain, who she calls a great loss for the country, but wouldn't bite on the funeral question. Specifically ... will DT be in attendance? It almost seems impossible. Senator McCain reportedly 71

August 26, 2018 8:01 PM Sen. John McCain Remembered as Principled Leader

Bipartisan tributes from fellow politicians honor U.S. senator as a patriot and ‘the conscience of the Senate’ Washington awoke Sunday to an outpouring of grief and condolences, as leaders and commentators from both sides of the political aisle paid homage to Sen. John McCain after the Republican lawmaker’s family confirmed his death on Saturday from brain 65

August 26, 2018 3:23 PM Neil Simon Dead at 91

Neil Simon, one of the most prolific playwrights in American history, has died ... TMZ has learned. Sources tell TMZ, Simon died Sunday morning at 1 AM ET after being on life support. We're told he had a failing kidney and also Alzheimer's and dementia. A rep said Simon died as a result of complications from pneumonia. Simon had a kidney transplant in 2004 and the donor 70