The U.S. Air Force was set to deliver aircraft to the Afghan military in April. Its suppliers have just started building them.
A Virginia energy official urged the U.S. government not to hinder hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling on federal land.
Beetles are obliterating forests throughout Colorado and the U.S. West, draining budgets as property values decline and threatening tourism at national parks, including the home of Mount Rushmore.
Hikers may be locked out of hundreds of caves and 30,000 abandoned mines in the U.S. West and Midwest in a government plan to protect bat from man.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture today released a final proposed rule to protect national forests from threats including climate change, while promoting job growth in rural areas.