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Clinton: US ready to join $100B climate aid fund

Posted: 12/17/2009 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has announced that the United States is prepared to join other rich countries in raising $100 billion in yearly climate financing for poor countries by 2020.

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House to vote on deficit spending cap, jobs bill

Posted: 12/16/2009 - President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans are sharpening their disagreements over deficit spending as the House plans votes on the issue later today.

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Ban urges to stop finger-pointing at climate talks

Posted: 12/15/2009 - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says rich and poor countries must "stop pointing fingers" and raise their climate targets to salvage faltering talks on a global warming pact.

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Ill. prison could get some Gitmo detainees

Posted: 12/15/2009 - The White House is expected to announce today plans to turn a state prison in rural Illinois into the new home for some terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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Top US officer fears Taliban-Pakistan militants

Posted: 12/14/2009 - America's top military officer is expressing concern about the "growing level of collusion" between Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan and al-Qaida and other militants across the border in Pakistan.

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Report: Blackwater guards linked to CIA raids

Posted: 12/11/2009 - A U.S. official is confirming that Blackwater USA has provided security and moved around with CIA teams on missions in war zones. But the official denies the contractors performed CIA missions.

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GE gets $1.4B pact to supply wind farm turbines

Posted: 12/10/2009 - General Electric says it has received a $1.4 billion contract to supply wind turbines and related services for a wind farm project that is expected to be the largest ever.

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1,700 UK scientists back climate science

Posted: 12/10/2009 - Over 1,700 scientists in Britain have signed a statement defending the evidence for human-made climate change in the wake of hacked e-mails that emboldened climate skeptics.

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Obama: Afghanistan troop drawdown schedule is firm

Posted: 12/10/2009 - President Barack Obama says the United States will begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in July 2011 even if the exact pace and details of the movements will depend on conditions at the time.

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Rich vs. poor clash at UN climate summit over money

Posted: 12/09/2009 - Negotiators at the U.N. climate conference in Copenhagen are working to bridge a deep divide between rich and poor countries over how to share the burden of fighting climate change.

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