The US State Department's annual report on modern-day slavery cites greater determination worldwide to stamp it out. But 13 nations are on the list of sluggards neglecting the issue.
06/14/2010 05:31 pm
President Obama is touring the Gulf coast this week, will give a prime-time Oval Office address Tuesday, and hosts BP officials at the White House Wednesday.
06/14/2010 04:33 pm
BP oil spill: Obama said BP appeared ready to meet his demand for a multibillion-dollar, independently-run damage fund.
06/14/2010 03:23 pm
When he returns to Washington on Tuesday evening Obama will use his first Oval Office speech as president to address the Gulf oil spill catastrophe.
06/14/2010 10:57 am
BP oil spill costs keep rising. The estimate does not include future costs for lawsuits.
06/14/2010 08:59 am
How a grueling kayak race helped heal a bruised ex-husband.
06/14/2010 08:05 am
Spirit Airlines is canceling all of its flights through Tuesday.
06/13/2010 10:42 pm
President Obama is demanding that BP be held accountable for ensuing claims resulting from the BP oil spill, and is asking the oil giant to set up an escrow account to guarantee those funds.
06/13/2010 11:45 am
Passengers that count on the budget airline have been left stranded at airports. Spirit Airlines tickets are not accepted by any other airlines.
06/12/2010 05:27 pm
Boycotts and protests against BP gas stations could hurt the wrong people. But public anger over the Gulf oil spill can no longer be contained, worsening the oil giant’s prospects for survival.
06/12/2010 12:29 pm