Plans are afoot to build the region's biggest oil shipping terminal in Vancouver, Wash. -- and that's just one of many proposals for moving more oil through the Northwest by rail and ship.
Obama nominated her four months ago, but Republicans have been holding up the process. Might they finally be ready to let it proceed?
After 50,000 bumblebees were wiped out by pesticide spraying, Oregon decided to outlaw use of the offending products for six months.
President Obama has launched a new Power Africa initiative to bring more electricity to the continent, but the details are fuzzy.
The U.S. Justice Department accuses the Chinese company of "corporate homicide" for stealing software from a U.S. company, leading to the loss of 500 jobs and $800 million.
On Friday, the House passed a bill that would open huge chunks of U.S. coastline to oil and gas drilling.
America's geologic basins might be able to hold 500 years worth of emissions, but it would be really tricky and pricey to make it happen.
Offshore drilling rigs serve as artificial reefs, creating habitat for fish, so fisherman and enviros pushed for rule changes that would let some rigs be left in place.
President Obama says the U.S. should stop funding coal power plants abroad, and the World Bank is moving in the same direction.