A Castro legacy: Cuban-Americans' hefty clout in US politics

MIAMI (AP) — Cuban-Americans carry hefty political clout in the United States — they vote more frequently than any other Latinos; they have a strong presence in Washington with three senators, two of whom were serious contenders for the presidency; and only one non-Cuban has been Miami's mayor since 1985.

Dec. 3, 2016 1:29 PM EST
Miami Cuban celebration turns to reflection on Castro death

MIAMI (AP) — Celebration turned to somber reflection and church services Sunday as Cuban-Americans in Miami largely stayed off the streets following a raucous daylong party in which thousands marked the death of Fidel Castro.

Nov. 27, 2016 5:22 PM EST
Trump campaign manager won't face battery charges

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign manager won't be prosecuted for battery after briefly grabbing a female reporter's arm at a campaign event, but prosecutors said Thursday the situation might have been avoided with two simple words: I'm sorry.

Apr. 14, 2016 11:10 PM EDT