Biden tightens methane emissions rules amid push for more oil

By Matthew Daly and Seth Bornstein, The Associated Press SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) – The Biden administration is stepping up efforts to curb methane emissions, targeting the oil and gas industry for its role in global warming even as President Joe Biden has pressed energy producers to drill for more oil to lower prices. at … Read more

Biden, Obama and Trump deliver final midterm push in Pennsylvania

Written by Mark Levy, Steve Poplis and Jill Colvin, The Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (AP) – Swinging state of Pennsylvania is the scene of a clash between presidents Saturday as each party’s biggest star energizes voters just days before voting ends in high-stakes midterm elections across the country. Former President Barack Obama opened today at … Read more

Biden turns into Trump’s rule-era to expel Venezuelan immigrants

By Colin Long and Zeke Miller, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (Associated Press) – Two years ago, candidate Joe Biden loudly denounced President Donald Trump for immigration policies that have caused “cruelty and exclusion at every turn,” including toward those fleeing the “brutal” government of socialist Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela. Now, with increasing numbers of Venezuelans … Read more

Biden nominates 7 for attorney general, judge and Marshal Slots

Written by Michael Belsmo and Jack Bleiberg, The Associated Press Washington (Associated Press) – The Biden administration is submitting seven new nominations from the Department of Justice and the Judiciary covering three US attorneys’ offices in Texas and other senior positions. One is a prosecutor who has pledged to demand the execution of a man … Read more

Biden goes west on trip to three states as midterms approach

By: SUNG MIN KIM and COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — Joe Biden’s three states in the West this week will swing, in short, the midterm strategy of the White House for a president still widely disliked: consolidate his administration’s achievements and emerge where he can effectively mobilize party supporters — all while … Read more