Capping a year of mishaps in the Arctic, Shell beached one of its drilling rigs on an Alaskan island.
The least productive Congress in a generation is adjourning without allocating any aid at all for those affected by Hurricane Sandy.
Ed Markey looks likely to be the Democratic nominee in a Massachusetts special election, and Scott Brown looks likely to be his GOP opponent.
It appears that a deal in the works to avert the fiscal cliff would extend a critical tax credit for the wind-power industry for one year.
Twenty-eight double-duty domes are going up along the Texas Gulf Coast thanks to funding from FEMA.
Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, Sidecar, and others are growing fast, to the horror of government regulators and established businesses.
A planned bullet train linking California's major cities would cut through hundreds of the state's prized Central Valley farms.
Brian Schatz (D) marked his appointment to the U.S. Senate with a strong statement on global warming.
This holiday shopping season may have been the slowest since 2008, thanks in part to extreme weather and a warmer winter.