Stories tagged: brain cancer
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Earlier this month, Bill Wade celebrated 55 years of marriage to his wife, Lou Wade. Earlier this year, he celebrated his 78th birthday. But perhaps most importantly, he recently passed …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political career that …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
John McCain, the six-term Arizona senator and the Republican presidential nominee in 2008, has chosen to discontinue medical treatment for his brain cancer, his family said Friday.
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Sen. John McCain’s legacy was thrust into focus nearly one year ago when he announced his brain cancer diagnosis. The six-term Senator and decorated Vietnam War veteran is now fighting …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
As in so much of the senator’s extraordinary life, rebellious Republican John McCain is facing this challenging chapter – battling brain cancer – in his own rule-breaking way, stirring up …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
A frail Sen. John McCain has been receiving a stream of visitors and good wishes at his Arizona ranch as he confronts the aftermath of brain cancer treatment and surgery.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Sen. John McCain declared himself ready for a rigorous Washington schedule after he returned to the Capitol following weeks-long treatment in his home state for brain cancer.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Arizona Sen. John McCain said in a radio interview Wednesday that he hates the healthy diet his wife and daughter are forcing on him as he fights an aggressive form …
Sun., July 30, 2017, 8:57 p.m.
“Am I strong enough to beat this cancer?” I wonder if Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., asked himself this question when he was diagnosed recently with a deadly glioblastoma brain tumor.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 2:10 p.m.
Sen. John McCain’s treatment for brain cancer could keep him out of Washington for weeks, perhaps months, and yet it’s unlikely anyone will challenge his extended leave.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
Battling brain cancer, John McCain on Thursday vowed to return to the Senate, leveling fresh criticism at the Trump administration and aiming a good-natured dig at Republican and Democratic colleagues …
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Arizona Sen. John McCain has been diagnosed with a brain tumor after doctors removed a blood clot above his left eye last week, his office said in a statement Wednesday.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
The Tragically Hip will play 11 Canadian shows this summer as part of a tour that’s going ahead despite lead singer Gord Downie’s incurable brain cancer.
Thu., Sept. 17, 2015
The gang at PJ’s Pub, 1717 N. Monroe St., is raising funds Monday for cancer research as well as victims of this year’s wildfires. Rick’s RELO Rally will include a …