Energy & Environment
Shell's exploratory well off Alaska's coast is a defeat for environmental groups.
The agency will create new rules through a negotiated rulemaking process.
The state is the latest to increase its own road fees as Congress punts on federal spending.
Dentist Walter Palmer is also the subject of a U.S. probe.
The House Oversight Committee is looking into allegations that two Obama administration agencies...
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday that it is investigating.
It would be the first broad energy policy reform bill in eight years.
Government officials in Alberta, Canada won’t push President Obama to approve the Keystone XL...
Sens. Ron Wyden and Tom Udall introduced a bill Wednesday to raise government revenues from coal...
A Senate panel rejected adding the amendment to an energy reform bill.
It's not the first time Democrats have used the internet emoticon.
President Obama has backed drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
The funds are part of a $5M increase to the U.S. Geological Survey for this year.
A sustainability group and 365 companies and businesses are telling governors around the country to...
U.S. officials have been able to peer within Japan's power structure since at least 2007.
Even the Democrats most opposed to Keystone gave Clinton cover on the matter.
Sen. Udall blocked a move by Sen. Portman to get a voice vote on his water bill.
The Senate took a major step toward ending the 40-year-old ban Thursday.
As recently as June, Bush questioned whether human activity plays a role.
The Fish & Wildlife Service said it is prepared to assist Zimbabwe.
His endorsement likely sets the stage for floor action this fall.
"They ought to get rid of the entire rule," said Sen. John Barrasso.
Representatives of 269 business groups are asking President Obama to stop his administration from...
States will have more time to meet emissions reduction goals under the planned changes.