Obama administration
  • Suzanne Meredith, of Walpole, Mass., gases up her car at a Gulf station in Brookline, Mass. on July 10, 2012

    The Environmental Protection Agency estimates the new rule will reduce sulfur in gasoline and tighten automobile emission standards beginning in 2017.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 29, 2013, 10:57 AM EDT
  • Marcelas Owens of Seattle, left, Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., right, and others, look on as President Barack Obama signs the health care bill in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. on March 23, 2010

    Medical claims costs will jump an average 32 percent for Americans' individual policies under President Barack Obama's overhaul.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 26, 2013, 2:29 PM EDT
  • -Attorney Donald Verrilli talks to media outside the Supreme Court on January 7, 2008

    Federal regulators are pressing the Supreme Court to stop big pharmaceutical corporations from paying generic drug competitors to delay releasing their drugs.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 25, 2013, 9:17 AM EDT
  • Rebels divided by fragmentation in the ranks, foreign meddling and finger-pointing over chemical weapons, with regime dug in for the long haul.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 23, 2013, 10:54 AM EDT