The move puts a freeze on a top GOP priority, at least for now. It also reasserts Obama’s authority over a project that’s become a flashpoint in the national debate about climate change.
A mix of snow, sleet, rain and freezing rain is expected in parts of the southern Plains and South, where school districts in more than a half-dozen states from Texas east have canceled or delayed classes.
States that have embraced the health care law continued to outperform those where political opposition remains strong.
Drugmaker Merck & Co. has granted a free license allowing one of its HIV medicines to be made and sold inexpensively for use in young children in poor countries hard hit by the AIDS virus.
The author of the latest incarnation of the bill said there aren’t enough votes to pass it.
The Indiana Historical Society’s new online resource documents 61 early farming settlements that black settlers had founded by 1870.
However, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says birth control pills remain the most popular contraceptive method nationwide.
Organizers don’t expect any public celebrations since it remains illegal to smoke marijuana in public.
Rescuers brought heavy earth-moving equipment to help rescue the mammals who all survived the ordeal.
An employee was letting someone out of the store through a back door when two gunmen ordered them to get back in.
Several Whitley County fire departments battled a sawmill fire near South Whitley.
Tyron Kinnie tallied a game-high 22 points to lead New Haven over Bishop Luers 62-56 on Monday night to headline area basketball action.