The oil-drilling ban will affect the eastern Gulf of Mexico (Creative Commons).
Many Republicans and oil workers oppose the decision.
Obama met with Republican leaders to discuss the Bush-era tax cuts (Creative Commons).
Democrats and Republicans are working to reach an agreement on tax cuts.
18,383 people have been sickened by cholera in Haiti (Creative Commons)
D.R. officials failed stop disease from crossing border.
The TSA expects to have 1,000 body scanners in use at airports around the country by the end of next year (Creative Commons).
Leak raises concerns about use of scanners at the airport.
Sen. Scott Brown Could Face a Tough Reelection Campaign in 2012 (Creative Commons)
The future could be dim for Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown.
Julian Assange's website, Wikileaks, is being investigated by the CIA (Creative Commons).
Leaks considered to be the biggest in US military history.
Republican candidate Christine O'Donnell debated with Democratic candidate Chris Coons in Delaware on Tuesday (Creative Commons)
O'Donnell asks opponent where separation of church and state appears in Consitution.
The Feminist Majority Doesn't Approve of Meg Whitman's Stance on Women's Issues (Creative Commons).
The Feminist Majority worries Whitman and Fiorina won't protect women's rights.
UCLA is estimating a $200 million budget shortfall this year (Creative Commons).
Will students receive the same education with drastic budget cuts?
Prescription Pills Should Be Disposed of Properly (Creative Commons).
"Safe Drug Drop-off Program" taking place across L.A.
Former Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo (Creative Commons)
Former city manager Robert Rizzo faces 53 charges.
American Hikers Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal.
Experts speculate Iran is using hikers as bargaining tools.
Horizon Deepwater Oil Rig Explosion (Creative Commons)
BP takes little blame for the April 20 oil explosion.
Obama (Creative Commons)
Will the president's investment in transportation infrastructure help the economy?
The bridge fell into the river after a beam was hit.
Neon Tommy breaks down the beauty do's and dont's for your summer internship.