By DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press
December 6, 2013 2:56 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Friday it will allow some companies to kill or injure bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years without penalty, an effort to spur development and investment in green energy while balancing its environmental consequences.
Justin Nickelsen left the house this morning for what he figured would be a simple trip. He got on northbound I-205 just after 7:30 a.m., taking his sister-in-law to a dentist appointment a few miles away.
By Oregon State Police
December 6, 2013 12:13 p.m.
A 58-year old Curry County resident was cited last week by Oregon State Police (OSP) for Reckless Driving and Criminal Mischief in the First Degree after he damaged guardrail along Highway 101 about five miles south of Gold Beach.
By Jim Snyder, Bloomberg News
December 6, 2013 12:08 p.m.
WASHINGTON - Supporters and foes of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL pipeline are bracing for the release of an environmental analysis from the U.S. government that could determine the $5.4 billion project's fate.
By SARAH DiLORENZO, Associated Press
December 6, 2013 11:57 a.m.
Nelson Mandela led black South Africans in their struggle to throw off the yoke of white rule and then helped the entire nation heal the wounds of racial division.But his message of perseverance, respect and forgiveness didn't just heal South Africa. He also inspired people in countries far and wide in their fights against authoritarian rule.
By DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press
December 6, 2013 11:48 a.m.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers gave final approval Friday to a plan offering up to $1.7 billion in incentives over more than two decades if Boeing agrees to assemble a highly sought-after passenger plane in the St. Louis area.