Almost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
The Supreme Court’s conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration’s first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
For the first time, the U.S. Department of Education revealed its list of colleges under investigation on Thursday.
The Obama administration has extended the deadline for enrollment in the Affordable Care Act.
Sens. Charles Schumer and Richard Blumenthal are calling for more funding for railroad safety inspections following the fatal Metro-North derailment.
The Health and Human Services Department released a progress report Sunday on its effort get the troubled HealthCare.gov website fully functional.
President Barack Obama’s administration has been given the green light to go forward with its plan to make the morning-after pill available to buyers of all ages and without a prescription – but it must do so right away.
Under fire for spying on journalists, the White House has ordered an unusual review of what the Department of Justice is doing — and why.
Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.
After an inside look at the Obama administration, a former local official had some thoughts on the president’s second term.
The Obama administration says it would oppose pending legislation that would undermine “the dynamic, innovative global Internet.”
Vice President Joe Biden campaigning in New York City says he expects Democrats to hold onto both the House and Senate in next week’s midterm elections.
Hearings at the New Jersey State House were held to discuss what went wrong in the mistake that cost the state millions in education funding from the Obama administration’s “Race to the Top.”