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Congressman takes Comcast cash while wife regulates firm

Associated Press

Congressman Peter Welch has received $8,000 this election cycle from the PAC of cable giant Comcast, while his wife sits on a state regulatory board considering a major case involving the company.

Chamber-backed group attacks Kansas moderates

- Associated Press

A group making questionable claims about legislative candidates was funded by the Kansas Chamber of Commerce's political action committee, according to campaign finance reports.

Three Thai activists charged with criminal defamation

Associated Press

Three Thai human rights activists have been charged with criminal defamation over a report that detailed alleged systematic torture inside military enclosures in the country's southern provinces. All three denied the charges and were freed Wednesday without having to post bail.

Arguments over revenge motive at issue in Kane criminal case

- Associated Press

The judge in Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's criminal case is considering whether to allow jurors to hear about a pornographic email scandal her office unearthed and a political ally's statements that suggest Kane was obsessed with revenge.

5 California Things to Know for Today

- Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: