WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A predictably divided Supreme Court appeared ready to strike down -- at least in part -- the key enforcement provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965, with many conservative justices on Wednesday suggesting it was a con
(CNN) -- Royal Dutch Shell says it will "pause" its closely watched project to drill for oil off the Alaskan coast this year, instead spending 2013 preparing for future exploration.
The company began work in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas in the re
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Major donors of President Barack Obama are leading candidates for ambassadorships, Democratic sources tell CNN.
Marc Lasry, founder of Avenue Capital Group and a key Wall Street backer of Obama during the election, is the leadi