Senator John McCain Dies At 81
The former Republican presidential nominee who had been receiving chemotherapy for brain cancer, recently on August 24th discontinued taking the medical treatment.
The war veteran passed away around 4:38 p.m. on Saturday, August 25th.
His Senate office confirmed his death in a statement. "With the Senator when he passed were his wife Cindy and their family," it read. "At his death, he had served the United States of America faithfully for sixty years."
McCain is survived by his wife Cindy, seven children and five grandchildren.
May his soul rest in paradise.