Secretary Zinke announced that the Department of the Interior would seek to lease chunks of the Gulf of Mexico to be used for offshore drilling in federal waters off the coast of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
Speaking at the signing ceremony in La Paz, the left-wing Bolivian leader hailed the adoption of the milestone law as designed to protect Bolivia’s ancestry and culture. The new legislation is to effectively repeal the law “On the regime applicable to coca and controlled substances” commonly referred as the Law No.
Residents of the Aleutian Islands are under ash advisory after Bogoslof Island’s volcano had its strongest recorded eruption Tuesday night. The National Weather Service warned that the fishing communities could see a trace amount of ash following the powerful eruption.
Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island) sent a letter to the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Wednesday, requesting “copies of any warrant applications and court orders.
SAN FRANCISCO — Four years ago, Edward J. Snowden’s disclosures that the federal government was hacking America’s leading technology companies threw the industry into turmoil. Now
Having made the US edition in 2014, Francis takes to the cover of Italy’s @RollingStone as the “Pope of Pop”: pic.twitter.com/uletyzQohN— Rich Raho (@RichRaho) 8 марта 2017 г. The issue will have a number of articles on the Pope, including an interview with Italian director Ermanno Olmi and a feature on young people in the Trecca quarter of Milan, where the pope is set to visit March 25.
When the United States began deploying a missile defense system in South Korea this week, it was to protect an ally long threatened by North Korean provocations.
Israel’s Parliament has struck back at the international boycott movement against the country and its settlements in the West Bank by passing a law barring entry to foreigners who have publicly supported the movement.
Malala Yousafzai Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai © Thomas Mukoya / Reuters Malala Yousafzai survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban in Pakistan, and went on to become the youngest person to win a Nobel Peace Prize.
WASHINGTON — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel was sitting in his residence in Jerusalem on Monday, being questioned by the police in a murky bribery and fraud investigation that could put an end to his political career, when the telephone rang.