A new constitution approved handily Sunday also risks dividing the nation.
On Monday, President Barack Obama directed the Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider a waiver request by California and 13 other states to set standards on auto emissions – including those of greenhouse gases – that are tougher than federal standards.
Students from the all-black school in Selma, Ala., will get a chance to witness history – and wear their new winter parkas.
With Cheney's urging, he insisted that he had that right under the US Constitution, especially during wartime.
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has directed state agencies to prepare for the impacts of global warming – particularly rising sea levels – on the state's economy, water supply, and natural resources.