Democratic Sen. Mark Udall’s stance on hydraulic fracturing is coming under fire in the latest wave of ads hitting the razor-close Colorado Senate race.
The Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that the American auto fleet boasted better fuel economy than ever last year, but the rate of progress is far behind what’s needed to meet President Obama’s ambitious 2025 goal.
Rather than pivot to Asia, U.S. policymakers should be focusing on a pivot to North America by deepening economic ties with Canada and Mexico and getting serious about swiftly approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, according to a report released Thursday by the Council on Foreign Relations.
President Obama and his Indian counterpart pledged Tuesday to cooperate on nuclear energy, but specialists say Indian liability laws have made progress virtually impossible and have rendered moot a landmark 2008 agreement between the two countries.
President Obama used his executive powers Thursday to create the world’s largest marine reserve in the Pacific Ocean, banning fishing and energy exploration in a territory three times the size of California.