Politics Apr 07

A visitor uses a crosswalk near the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 6, 2022. Photo by Tom Brenner/REUTERS
WATCH: Congress votes to ban Russian oil

Congress has overwhelmingly voted to suspend normal trade relations with Russia and ban the importation of its oil, ratcheting up the U.S. response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine amid reports of atrocities.

Apr 16

Coast Guard divers hope to reach 12 missing in capsized ship

Divers searching for oil industry workers on a capsized lift boat prepared to enter the overturned vessel on Friday. The effort to rescue 12 missing people has been complicated by daunting technical challenges and continued bad weather.