The Rude Pundit calls in at 6:30am to talk about Mitt Romney’s dressage horses, and about the Secret Service scandal
George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer charged with murder in the February death of Trayvon Martin, has been released on bail from a Florida jail. It was not immediately known where he was headed.
Former U.S. Senator John Edwards goes on trial today on charges he used illegal campaign contributions to cover up an affair with a mistress who became pregnant during his failed bid for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination.
Suspicion is spreading in the Secret Service scandal beyond the agents in just one Colombian hotel. A law enforcement official told CBS News that the latest agent under investigation brought a woman back to the Hilton Hotel in Cartagena, Columbia, just five days before the president would be staying there.
A spring nor’easter packing soaking rain and high winds churned up the East Coast, unleashing a burst of winter and up to a foot of snow in higher elevations inland and sparking concerns of a wild commute to start the work week in the Northeast.
Chuck Colson, a former aide to Richard Nixon, evangelist, author and Watergate figure, died Saturday at the age of 80.