Regulation

Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule

Published 11/08/2015

(Corrects fifth paragraph to delete reference to President Barack Obama acting by executive order)

By Jeff Mason and Valerie Volcovici

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack [more…]

Tired, speeding driver held responsible for 2014 Tracy Morgan crash

Published 11/08/2015

WASHINGTON A speeding Wal-Mart truck driver who had been awake for 28 hours was held responsible on Tuesday for a 2014 highway crash that left [more…]

India set to seek $99 million in damages from Nestle after food scare: government source

Published 11/08/2015

MUMBAI India will seek damages of 6.39 billion rupees ($99.3 million) from Swiss group Nestle after a food scare involving reports of excess lead in [more…]

Factbox: Reforms Greece must make for its bailout

Published 11/08/2015

ATHENS Greece and its international lenders reached a multi-billion euro bailout deal on Tuesday to keep the nation in the euro zone and prevent financial [more…]

House panel asks NASA why it isn’t probing SpaceX blast

Published 06/08/2015

WASHINGTON A House panel this week asked NASA to explain why it hasn't launched an independent review of the explosion on June 28 of a [more…]

Planned Parenthood fight hits Congress, wider impact unclear

Published 03/08/2015

WASHINGTON, August 3 Women's health group Planned Parenthood, under attack by anti-abortionists posting hidden-camera videos online, will be the focus of a partisan showdown on [more…]

Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

Published 03/08/2015

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, kicking off what [more…]

Obama’s climate plan seeks to slash emissions from power plants

Published 02/08/2015

WASHINGTON The White House said it will launch the first ever rule on Monday to cut carbon emissions from power plants, a plan that opponents [more…]

India court concludes hearing Maggi noodles case

Published 01/08/2015

MUMBAI An Indian court has concluded hearing a case filed by Nestle India challenging a local regulator's report that Maggi instant noodles contained excess lead, [more…]

E&Y Japan arm launches internal probe of Toshiba audit

Published 01/08/2015

TOKYO The Japanese affiliate of Ernst & Young LLC has launched an in-house investigation into its audit of Toshiba Corp in the wake of the [more…]