04/03/2014 1:42pmThe U.S. government masterminded the creation of a "Cuban Twitter" — a communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba, built with secret shell companies and financed through foreign banks, The Associated Press has learned.
04/03/2014 4:01pmThe hotly contested Senate race in Georgia was all about the political power of women Thursday, with Sarah Palin defending GOP hopeful Karen Handel against dismissive remarks by a male rival and Handel arguing that she'd nullify any Republican war-on-women talk by Democrats in the high-stakes November election.
04/03/2014 4:21pmFacing a primary challenge from three fellow Republicans, House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday began spending money on television ads in his Ohio congressional district.
04/03/2014 6:40pmFederal prosecutors asked a judge on Thursday to order ex-Nevada lobbyist Harvey Whittemore to begin serving his two-year prison sentence for breaking campaign finance laws on the heels of a major U.S. Supreme Court ruling that government lawyers say undermines his appeal before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court.
04/03/2014 7:51pmA judge ruled Thursday that a disbarred Las Vegas lawyer who ran for Los Angeles City Council a little over a year ago doesn't meet a two-year state residency requirement and can't seek the Democratic primary nod for Nevada state controller.