Backers want the pipeline to be constructed now. But the failure of the bill to fetch the 67 Senate votes needed to override a veto means Keystone supporters will have to go back to the legislative drawing board.
United States has decided to buy Boeing 747-8 airplanes, not Airbus A380s, to equip the next generation of the Air Force presidential fleet with long-range aircraft. Pentagon officials said they had selected the 747-8 without a formal competition and woul
The Crash of 2016 - Hachette Book Group
The United States is more vulnerable today than ever before-including during the Great Depression and the Civil War-because the pillars of democracy that once supported a booming middle class have been corrupted,
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina told attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch at a confirmation hearing today that the fact that, in support of Planned Parenthood, she had advocated for partial-birth abortion did not "disqualify" her from
Michelle Obama did not look happy on Tuesday when she had to cut short her visit to India to accompany her husband on a trip to a country where women aren't even allowed to drive cars. The First Lady bowed and beamed as she boarded Air Force One in New De
Obama's visit was part of his broader Asia initiative to get India, like China, to cut carbon emissions, while strengthening America and India's trade and security ties as a counterweight to China's growing influence. But fighting global warming in exchan
A bill to scrap a $3.1 billion roadway overhaul and expressway tunnel excavation in Seattle has been introduced by two Washington state lawmakers who have branded the project a failure beset by cost overruns, construction mishaps and delays.
Michelle Obama did not wear a headscarf or veil Tuesday. In Saudi Arabia, that's unusual: The country is one of the few on Earth where women are expected to cover their heads, and most Saudi women wear niqabs.