Milestones Sep. 10, 2001

RECOVERING. JOHN MCCAIN, 65, Arizona Senator and former Republican presidential contender; from prostate surgery; in Phoenix, Ariz. McCain underwent the surgical procedure for an enlarged prostate on his birthday, Aug. 30.

ARRESTED. NIKOLAY SOLTYS, 27, Ukrainian immigrant who was among the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives; for the brutal murder of six of his family members; in Citrus Heights, Calif. Soltys' brother called police after spotting him in the family's backyard.

DIED. AALIYAH, 22, sultry R.-and-B. singer; in a plane crash in the Bahamas. Aaliyah and seven members of her crew were en route to Florida after shooting a music video...

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