President Obama’s veto of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline has major ramifications for North America’s energy future.
TransCanada’s proposal to build the 1,700-mile Keystone XL pipeline from Alberta to the Gulf Coast has galvanized support for Nebraska’s highly sensitive Sandhills region and the eight-state Ogallala Aquifer, the latter of which provides about 30 percent of the groundwater pumped for irrigation in the United States and is one of the world’s largest freshwater aquifers.
WASHINGTON — As governor of Florida, Jeb Bush spearheaded the ambitious effort to restore the Florida Everglades, championed efforts to ban oil drilling off the state's coast, and created the Florida Forever program that's spent almost $3 billion buying 700,000 acres of ecologically sensitive land.
WASHINGTON _ The United States should move swiftly to harness the tremendous oil and gas reserves locked under its Arctic waters while the industry improves the equipment used to drill wells and sop up spills, according to a government advisory committee report released Friday.
On a cold, rainy spring night five years ago, the room was dripping with superstars. The guest of honor was USA basketball boss Jerry Colangelo. The dinner speaker was Mike Krzyzewski. Kobe Bryant sent a video tribute. Jay Bilas served as emcee.
CLEVELAND (AP) — With everything at stake, Kentucky didn't panic and played to perfection.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just call him Sam Dagger.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Tom Izzo and Rick Pitino are Final Four regulars, and one of them will be back this year even though both of their teams were counted out weeks ago.
SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Fears that Mercedes would dominate the 2015 Formula One season were swept aside in a flash of Ferrari red on Sunday as a tearful Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix and announced himself as a genuine title contender.