While his Colombian girlfriend and twin sons waited, American captive Keith Stansell reached out. He was freed Wednesday.
In what is thought to be an unprecedented ruling, a Superior Court judge in Fulton County, Ga., halted the construction of a coal-fired power plant, saying that the plant must limit its emissions of carbon dioxide.
Many Americans live beyond their means. But these strategies can help them get on the right track.
Some companies set policies to encourage reluctant workers to take time off.
Slashed funding and rising costs are forcing school districts to cut back, even close down.
At issue: Can a judge enforce environmental rules at the expense of national defense training?
Some critics say a proposed cap on New York flights would raise costs. Others say better traffic management is the key.