| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Aspirins and short skirts and contraception, oh my! The last few weeks have seen a slew of Republican gaffes concerning women's sexuality. From Rick Santorum's billionaire supporter Foster Friess' waxing nostalgic about the good old days when women put...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:53 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Ever eager to provoke, Rush Limbaugh has now succeeded into drawing the White House into a skirmish. The spark: Limbaugh telling his talk show fans that a law student was a "slut" for her testimony to Congress about the need for...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:54 PM
He has maintained a relatively low profile on the Sandra Fluke story, but Democratic Rep. Elijah E. Cummings played a big role in putting the Georgetown law student in the spotlight and sparking a nationwide conversation over contraceptives.
| Mar 21, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Rush Limbaugh's recent, despicable three-day attack against law student Sandra Fluke cast a spotlight on a national campaign by Republicans to turn back the clock on 50 years of progress on women's health issues. But his attacks were not the first attempt...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 3:33 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney Tuesday announced his 38-member California Leadership Team, which includes a former San Diego mayor, two local congressmen a pair of state legislators.
Pete Wilson, a former San Diego mayor,...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:28 AM
SAN DIEGO - A Camp Pendleton Marine is taking Defense Department brass to federal court, saying he is being hounded out of the service for exercising his First Amendment rights.
Attorneys representing Sgt. Gary Stein filed a lawsuit against theU.S....
| Jan 6, 2012
| 8:18 AM
SAN DIEGO - President Obama gave a glimpse into a revised military strategy Thursday that will include significant defense cuts totaling $1 trillion over the next 10 years.
The United States spent almost $700 billion on defense in 2010, close to a...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 5:33 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — They were let back into Zuccotti Park, but kicked them out of a vacant house in Seattle. In other places, Occupy protesters are in courtrooms fighting evictions.
While the movement flickers, the protest in the nation's capital...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:12 AM
A congressional committee has launched a wide-ranging examination of the California high-speed rail project, including possible conflicts of interest and how the agency overseeing it plans to spend billions of dollars in federal assistance.
| Feb 2, 2012
| 3:56 AM
U.S. No-Fly list doubles in past year to 21,000 known or suspected terrorists
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as the Obama administration says it’s close to defeating al-Qaida, the size of the government’s secret list of suspected terrorists who...
| Jan 17, 2012
The oversight committee hearing scheduled for Wednesday by Members of Congress opposed to the Stop Online Piracy Act has been postponed after U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor, the House Majority leader gave assurances that the bill would not move to...