The U.S. Forest Service is closing 10 low-use public recreation cabins within the Tongass National Forest, citing budget constraints.
The United States hit Russia Friday with a new round of economic sanctions, levying penalties on Russia's largest bank and expanding financing restrictions on major energy and defense companies.
Maybe there is such a thing as too many breadsticks.
The federal government ran a lower budget deficit this August than a year ago, remaining on track to record the lowest deficit for the entire year since 2008.
Marketing efforts for the Alaska LNG Project have formally started, passing another major milestone. State Natural Resources Commissioner Joe Balash accompanied BP officials to Asia on the first formal sales trip for the giant project. “These were BP’s meetings. They set them up and handled the invitations, and we were invited to come along,” Balash said.