Dec 17, 2013 Strip mines in the Powder Ridge Basin of Wyoming and Montana are isolated and out of sight. Their efforts to expand exports of coal to Asia are making them more visible.
Dec 6, 2013 President Obama revealed this week that he isn't allowed to have an iPhone. The Secret Service makes him stick to a BlackBerry.
Dec 4, 2013 President Obama wants to raise the minimum wage. Good idea?
Oct 28, 2013 Marketplace checks back in with Austin Golding, co-owner of Golding Barges Line in Mississippi.
Oct 23, 2013 Britain has just approved construction of its first new nuclear power plant in 20 years.
Oct 22, 2013 The fracking boom is bringing in a surge of development -- and tax revenue -- to North Dakota. Now conservationists have a plan use some of that growth to protect the environment.
Oct 14, 2013 How did the 1973 oil crisis convince Americans to reduce energy consumption?
Sep 20, 2013 The Environmental Protection Agency's is issuing new limits on emissions by coal-burning plants that new plants will need advanced carbon-capture technology to comply.
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Sep 9, 2013 President Obama's effort to convince America to take action on Syria involves six TV appearances today and a primetime address tomorrow. What's that kind of exposure worth?
Aug 22, 2013 Mexico is sitting on 87 billion barrels of untapped oil, yet production has dropped 25 percent in the last decade.