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Stories with person: Barbara Boxer
  • In 'Papa,' Hemingway returns to Cuba via the silver screen 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 11:16 am

    LOS ANGELES - Ernest Hemingway left Cuba shortly after Fidel Castro's revolution, as relations with the United States began to fall into a deep freeze. Over five decades later, the author of "The Old Man and the Sea" returns to the island thanks to the magic of the silver screen.

  • Ted Cruz taps Carly Fiorina to serve as running mate story has photos
    Updated: Apr-27-16 5:28 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - In need of momentum after a five-state shutout, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz on Wednesday tapped former technology executive Carly Fiorina - a woman he said has repeatedly "shattered glass ceilings" - to serve as his running mate.

  • US Senate debate draws contrasts in tone between Democrats 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 3:59 am

    STOCKTON, California - What they lacked in policy distinctions the two Democrats vying for California's first open U.S. Senate seat in decades made up for in stylistic differences, with front-runner Attorney General Kamala Harris sticking to an attorney's measured tones and Rep. Loretta Sanchez shooting from the hip and milking every moment for a quip.

  • The Latest: Candidates for US Senate meet for first debate 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 12:12 am

    STOCKTON, California - The Latest on the U.S. Senate debate (all times local):

  • Senators demand Army explain why no hunt for alleged rapist 
    Updated: Apr-06-16 2:43 pm

    WASHINGTON - Two U.S. senators are demanding that the Army's top civilian official explain why the service never searched for a soldier who went AWOL after learning he was suspected of raping a 15-year-old girl.