posted on January 16, 2015 at 9:47 AM
The Obama administration is announcing new steps federal agencies are taking to attract private money for projects upgrading roads, bridges and other infrastructure.
posted on December 19, 2014 at 7:21 PM
Hand out the cigars, President Obama normalizes relations with Cuba. A faith-based effort in the Heartland aims to ‘feed a man for a lifetime...’. Market analysis with Darin Newsom.
posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:48 PM
This week marked one of the most significant policy shifts toward an adversary in over half a century, as the U.S. announced plans to restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba.
posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:08 PM
The White House is singling out Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and 13 other cities for leading their peers in efforts to address climate change.
posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:58 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans want to slash President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, speed young migrants back home to Central America, and send in the National Guard.
The proposals Wednesday morning...
posted on May 23, 2014 at 5:50 PM
A new study pushes back at calls for tougher rules for carrying crude, despite at least 8 major accidents transporting the oil in 2013.
posted on May 16, 2014 at 4:56 PM
Following a weekend of violent storms culminating in a nearby tornado, efforts to prepare for extreme weather and other events blamed on climate change took center stage in Des Moines, Iowa this week.
posted on May 9, 2014 at 3:48 PM
This week, the White House outlined some of the findings with its third National Climate Assessment.
posted on April 4, 2014 at 10:11 AM
posted on February 7, 2014 at 5:52 PM
Late last week, the State Department announced that it has no major environmental objections to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada.
posted on January 31, 2014 at 3:25 PM
A simmering division between the president and environmental groups is starting to boil over.
posted on January 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Obama's initial rejection of the pipeline went over badly in Canada, which relies on the U.S. for 97 percent of its energy exports.
posted on December 27, 2013 at 12:53 PM
Increasingly, experts in health insurance are becoming concerned that many of these first-time buyers will be in for a shock when they get medical care next year and discover they're on the hook for most of the initial cost.
posted on September 27, 2013 at 4:00 PM
The pipeline is critical to Canada, which needs infrastructure in place to export its growing oil sands production.
posted on August 2, 2013 at 5:00 PM
Obama downplayed the pipeline's effect on jobs, calling it a "blip" compared with the overall economy.