NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With an ad blitz and a tersely worded letter, BP is mounting an increasingly aggressive campaign to challenge what could be billions of dollars in settlement payouts to businesses following its 2010 oil spill
NEW YORK (AP) — America is slowly moving toward cleaner sources of energy and using less of it overall. President Barack Obama’s plan to fight climate change will accelerate those trends.
The measures aim to reduce emissions of
President Barack Obama unveiled a sweeping plan Tuesday to combat climate change and prepare the U.S. and other nations for its effects. Some highlights of the president’s plan:
— Issue a presidential memorandum to launch the
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s wide-ranging plan to combat global warming would for the first time put limits on carbon pollution from new and existing power plants.
Obama on Tuesday announced plans to reduce domestic carbon dioxide
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian information minister has lashed out at Saudi Arabia, saying Riyadh is responsible for his country’s conflict.
Omran al-Zoubi says Saudi Arabia is providing weapons and money to “terrorists,” the government’s term for
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. intelligence agencies are scrambling to salvage their surveillance of al-Qaida and other terrorist groups who are working frantically to change how they communicate after a National Security Agency contractor leaked details of surveillance programs.
The ongoing explosion in independently developed, low-budget video games has been a boon for players who travel. Whether I’m on the road with an iPad, an Android smartphone or a laptop, I know there’s a huge library of
“My back hurts. I don’t have a lot of words left. It shows the determination and spirit of Texas women.” — Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, who spent most of the day staging a filibuster before state Republicans
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is preparing to push landmark immigration legislation across a few final hurdles and possibly pick up one or two more Republican “yes” votes along the way.
The legislation cleared an early procedural hurdle
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is meeting to deliver opinions in two cases that could dramatically alter the rights of gay people across the United States.
The justices are expected to decide their first-ever cases about gay