Advocates of action on climate change hold a trump card. When the Supreme Court in 2007 determined that carbon dioxide is a pollutant, the EPA got a mandate to regulate it. But, what the court giveth, the court can rescind in a tightly contested vote.
UN: Worse than Haiti quake, 2004 tsunami, 2005 Kashmir quake combined
"I was far more skeptical in print" than on television
The backstory behind her testimony in the Hague
"His presidential run, win or lose, could build a long-awaited bridge between Haiti and its diaspora"
A homemade grenade or just a firecracker?
Lessons of one of the worst disasters in Pakistan's history
Pennsylvania Governor Rendell says an anti-war Democratic candidate is "possible"
The annual meeting was held this year in Uganda weeks after terror attacks
Islamabad airport may be among the world's most difficult to land
As NATO forces comb a Taliban stronghold, reporters analyze the latest developments
Joint military exercises with South Korea get the northern neighbor riled up
The U.S. challenges China in a long-running dispute
As elite opinion turns against a troop-intensive counterinsurgency strategy, Obama has a decision to make
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