- US, Iran hold 'intense' nuclear talks month before deadline Updated: May-30-15 2:56 pm
GENEVA - A month away from a nuclear deal deadline, U.S. and Iranian diplomats tried to narrow differences over how quickly to ease economic penalties against Tehran and how significantly the Iranians must open up military facilities to international inspections. American officials described the session as "at times intense."
- AP Interview: France warns climate change threatens security Updated: May-30-15 1:22 pm
PARIS - Climate change is a threat to international security, France's influential Environment Minister Segolene Royal warned Saturday - adopting an unusually hawkish stance as she heads to the U.S. to push for a global deal on reducing emissions at a landmark Paris conference this year.
- Former Navajo Nation presidential candidate lands job at DOE Updated: May-21-15 6:15 am
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - A former Navajo Nation presidential candidate who was disqualified over a language fluency requirement has landed a job with the U.S. Department of Energy.
- Obama vows to keep Arab allies secure amid Iran deal fears Updated: May-15-15 3:44 am
WASHINGTON - Charging toward an Iran nuclear agreement, President Barack Obama is assuring Arab allies that they are safe from the threat of an empowered Tehran as he seeks to shore up some of America's most critical security partnerships. However, Obama's claim of winning Arab support for his nuclear diplomacy appears far from certain.
- Idaho nuclear scientists say fuel rods can be safely studied Updated: May-12-15 5:58 pm
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - An eastern Idaho nuclear facility can safely handle two shipments of 25 spent fuel rods for research and it's not the start of turning the state into a nuclear waste dump, officials at the site say.
- Reid to host, US energy chief to headline 8th Vegas 'summit' Updated: May-11-15 4:55 pm
LAS VEGAS - U.S. Sen. Harry Reid says the nation's top energy official will headline an annual green power conference Aug. 24 in Las Vegas.