Feb 14, 2014 President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the agriculturally-rich city of Fresno, Calif. to address the state's drought.
Feb 14, 2014 California's thirst for water may be quenched by federal relief
Feb 3, 2014 A mining conference kicks off in Cape Town as platinum workers go on strike.
Jan 29, 2014 President Obama focused mostly on domestic issues during his speech last night. How did it go over in Europe?
Jan 17, 2014 President Obama signed the $1.1 trillion spending bill that funds the federal government through the end of September.
Jan 16, 2014 How tech companies want President Obama to restrict the NSA’s data collection and spying.
Jan 10, 2014 The Safari Club of Dallas, Texas wants to auction off the right to shoot an endangered black rhinoceros... for conservation purposes.
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?
Kate Archer Kent
Nov 11, 2013 After two decades of bloodshed, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the main rebel group in the country are expected to sign a peace deal today. Could this be the development needed to put this country, rich in natural resources, on a path toward economic stability?