Department of the Interior

FILE -- An offshore oil rig off the coast of eastern Scotland in the North Sea. (Credit: Getty Images)

NJ Officials Speak Out Against Offshore Oil, Gas Drilling

New Jersey lawmakers are again speaking out against plans by the Obama administration to open up part of the Atlantic Coast to offshore oil and gas drilling.

01/30/2015

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Feds Announce Statue Of Liberty To Reopen In Time For July 4 Holiday

Visitors will once again be welcomed to the Statue of Liberty by July 4, 2013, following the completion of repairs needed after superstorm Sandy, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced.

03/19/2013