The Alaska dividends model is just one of several ways the 1,200-page Waxman-Markey climate change bill could be simplified and made more effective.
US Mideast Envoy George Mitchell hinted over the weekend that the US could withhold loan guarantees from Israel to pressure the Jewish state back to peace talks with Palestinians. Aid has been used to try to change Israel's behavior in the past, with mixed results.
White House press secretary Robert Gibbs disses Gallup poll showing Obama approval rating at record low.
It's quest to develop a nuclear program has taken a circuitous path through history – and includes early cooperation with the US.
This is the best one-volume history of the invasion of Normandy yet written.
The pie-in-the-face comic Soupy Sales died in New York Thursday.
A nuclear reactor was sold to Iran as part of President Eisenhower's "Atoms for Peace" program. But even then the US had concerns about what might happen if the Shah fell to 'domestic dissidents.'
To cut the costly F-22 Raptor, he had to fire two top Air Force officials in his way.