Chinese officials have confirmed that plans posted online for an invasion of Vietnam do not reflect Beijing's official position. But the postings are heightening tensions at a time when China seeks to gain control of oil-rich regions in the South China Sea.
The GOP's surprise vice-presidential nominee brings a fresh face to the '08 race.
Ethanol producers, backed by major investors, say a wide range of materials soon could power your car.
OPEC's only Asian member, it has failed to meet its production quota and is quitting the cartel this year.
Your neighbor starts to grow corn for ethanol and service stations sell gas by the pint.
Exxon Mobil, Chevron, and Shell are among the prequalified companies vying for contracts.
Key decisions of this term show a willingness of some justices to reject political leaders' judgments.
The Supreme Court cut Exxon's payment far more than many residents had expected.
The ruling, a victory for Exxon, reduced the $2.5 billion punitive damages to about $500 million.