New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost 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.
Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline BillDefying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
Tanker Truck Rolls Over In New Haven
EPA: Keystone XL's Climate Impacts Need To Be RevisitedWith the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to "revisit" how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To ChevronBP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend FactsLet's check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.
ISO New England: More Pipelines, Storage Needed For Energy ReliabilityThe manger of the region's power grid says more natural gas must be made available in southern New England, to ensure reliable supplies during high demand in cold winter weather.
The Pollan Family Table's Butternut Squash SoupThe Pollan Family Table is out now from CBS sister company Simon & Schuster. This excerpt shows their recipe for butternut squash soup with toasted pumpkin seeds.
Northeast Heating Prices Could Be Down Or Up This Winter
UConn Professor: Many Changes If Scotland Votes For Independence
West Haven Woman Arrested In Food Assault A West Haven woman has been arrested on charges she broke into her former boyfriend's apartment and assaulted him with a frying pan filled with hot oil and food.
Oil Spill At Ferry TerminalThe Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is responding to an oil spill at the New London terminal of the Cross-Sound Ferry.