Patterned after 'cash for clunkers,' the Energysavers.gov program has allocated $300 million in rebates for consumers who buy Energy Star-rated appliances.
02/12/2010 02:57 pm
The Oregon League of Minority Voters is trying a new civil rights tactic: offering scholarships to white students to take classes in race relations.
02/09/2010 07:21 pm
Concerns about the ability of Greece, Spain, and Portugal to pay their debts caused the Dow Jones Industrial average to drop more than 100 points, closing below 10000 for the first time since early November.
02/08/2010 07:07 pm
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A colony of sea lions from the Galapagos Islands recently migrated 1,000 miles southeast to Peru, say a Lima-based ocean group. Was this migration – and others like it – caused by climate change?
02/08/2010 01:04 pm
Eight small-staffed but high-quality seed companies to consider for this growing season.
02/05/2010 10:50 am
Revenue-hungry states are asking why Congress bans sports betting. Their attempts to repeal a 1992 law must be resisted. Sports must not be corrupted by gambling.
02/04/2010 03:30 pm
The final season of 'Lost,' Garrison Keillor's radio show in movie theaters, Laura Veirs's lovely homespun 'July Flame' CD, and more.
02/01/2010 04:24 pm
This year, more automakers will roll out electric cars to American roadways.
02/01/2010 09:52 am
Most gardens are enhanced by waterfalls, but you want them to look natural. Here are five tips to show you how.
01/29/2010 12:17 pm