posted on January 29, 2016 at 4:32 PM
West Virginia and Texas led the group of mostly Republican states that asked Chief Justice John Roberts to immediately bar the Environmental Protection Agency from enforcing the Clean Power Plan.
posted on January 29, 2016 at 4:31 PM
U.S. travel to Cuba has exploded since Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro declared detente in 2014. But U.S. hopes of building wider trade between American businesses and Cuba's private sector have been largely frustrated by Congressional...
posted on August 21, 2015 at 3:52 PM
The Obama administration on Tuesday proposed cutting methane emissions from U.S. oil and gas production by nearly half over the next decade, part of on ongoing push by President Barack Obama to curb climate change.
posted on February 13, 2015 at 2:57 PM
Congress' Republican leadership has made it official, formally enrolling legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline and urging President Barack Obama to sign it.
posted on February 13, 2015 at 2:34 PM
President Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.
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.