Indonesian sustainable village project wins grand prize at social enterprise forum in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The unique approach of addressing civil society issues with design ingenuity won an Indonesian social enterprise organization the Grand Jury prize at this year’s Asi...

Space station back to full power, SpaceX launch early Friday

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The International Space Station is back up at full power, after the successful replacement of a failed electrical box. Flight controllers completed the re...

Democrat-controlled statehouses endorsing clean energy

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Soon after taking office, Maine's Democratic Gov. Janet Mills announced renovation plans for the governor's mansion. She wanted to add solar panels. The move wa...

Solar energy threatened in state known for eco-friendly fuel

ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — MidAmerican Energy proudly notes its status as a national leader in wind power. That's why some find it jarring to learn the Des Moines-based company is pushing f...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, May 3, the 123rd day of 2019. There are 242 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On May 3, 1937...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, May 3, the 123rd day of 2019. There are 242 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On May 3, 1937...

Malaysia former first lady hit with fresh corruption charge

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The wife of Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak has been hit with a new corruption charge over a solar energy contract, adding to earlier charges against her. ...

Business Highlights

___ Scam ads promoting fake tax breaks prosper on Facebook NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of ads have been running on Facebook for more than a year promising that governo...

Scam ads promoting fake tax breaks prosper on Facebook

Hundreds of ads running on Facebook for over a year promised U.S. homeowners that governors in their state had just signed off on big tax breaks for installing solar energy panels on their roofs. ...

Dem leader: Infrastructure bills must tackle climate change

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says legislation boosting federal investment in roads, bridges and other infrastructure must include efforts to curb global warming. ...

Wife of Malaysian ex-leader hit with 2 new graft charges

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The wife of Malaysian ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with corruption related to a solar energy project in addition to earlier charges brought against her ...

Wife of former Malaysian leader faces new graft charges

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's anti-graft agency says the wife of ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new corruption charges, along with two former government officials and a businessman...

Path to power: House races to watch on election night

WASHINGTON (AP) — The path to power in the House winds through a few dozen districts, many of them suburban, in Tuesday's election. Republicans defending their majority and Democrats looking to gain 2...

Path to power: House races to watch on election night

WASHINGTON (AP) — The path to power in the House runs through a few dozen districts in Tuesday's election , with Republicans defending their majority and Democrats looking to gain 23 seats they would ...

Path to power: House races to watch on election night

WASHINGTON (AP) — The path to power in the House runs through a few dozen districts in Tuesday's election, with Republicans defending their majority and Democrats looking to gain 23 seats they would n...