At issue: Should the company pay $2.5 billion in punitive damages for the 1989 oil spill?
The city may pass the most far-reaching ordinance in the US in March. It would require most new commercial and residential high-rises to meet Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards.
The cost of March spring wheat hit $24 a bushel Monday, double its cost two months ago.
The US is pushing stronger action, but others want only mild measures.
Federal rescue efforts could match the $124 billion cleanup of the savings-and-loan crisis in the 1980s.
Susan Wicklund explores abortion and her role as a provider in a memoir that often surprises.
The National Assembly elected Fidel's brother Sunday to be president in a vote that signals minor changes.