McCain lands in Twin Cities for GOP convention

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Sen. John McCain has arrived in the Twin Cities as delegates to the Republican National Convention prepare to nominate him for president.

McCain stepped off his campaign plane shortly before 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. His running mate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, was among those greeting McCain.

McCain is scheduled to deliver an acceptance speech to delegates Thursday night.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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