Congressional Republicans and oil industry executives called for more U.S. gas production to counter rising prices that have been recorded across the country.
The Justice Department has warned Apple Inc. and five of the biggest U.S. publishers that it plans to sue them for allegedly working together to raise the price of electronic books.
Democratic and Republican leaders reached a deal that clears the way for a Senate vote on passage of a $109 billion bill to overhaul Federal transit and highway programs.
U.S. and Yemeni officials have agreed to restart a controversial military-training program to help the Arab nation’s new President tackle the al-Qaida militants that exist in the country.
The President laid out his housing-relief proposal in his first full news conference of the year.
Rockefeller noted that legislation should be passed to give the MSHA more enforcement authority and increase penalties for violators.
American military and intelligence agencies can legally kill American citizens overseas if these individuals are al-Qaida leaders who pose an imminent threat to the U.S. and cannot be captured.
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vigorously asserted his nation’s right to defend itself against the nuclear threat that is emanating from Iran.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Pennsylvania are currently sparring over gas drilling and possible regulations for the massive Marcellus Shale formation.
President Barack Obama has noted that he does not want war but insists an American attack against Iran would come if it was the only option left to stop the Arab nation from getting a nuclear weapon.