Daniel Inouye Dies

Daniel Inouye, the senior Democratic senator from Hawaii and first Japanese American elected to both the US House of Representatives and the Senate, has died, The New York Times reports. He was 88. Inouye served in World War II, losing his right arm, and eventually was awarded the Medal of Honor.

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