- 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.
- Feds reach settlement with New Mexico over radiation leak Updated: Apr-30-15 8:26 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Energy Department will funnel more than $73 million toward road and water projects around New Mexico as part of a settlement over a radiation leak that forced the indefinite closure of a troubled nuclear waste dump.
- New Mexico lobbying to be storage site for nuclear waste Updated: Apr-26-15 5:13 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico is touting a rural area in the southeastern part of the state as an interim storage site for the country's high-level nuclear waste, according to a letter issued by Gov. Susana Martinez earlier this month.
- Editorials from around New York Updated: Apr-22-15 12:20 pm
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers: