Trump Administration Could Permit Oil Companies To’ Assault’ Marine Life

The Trump administration took a major step forward Monday in its pledge to expand offshore oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean by greenlighting a process that could wreak havoc on marine life and coastal communities, scientists say. The National Marine Fisheries Service drafted five Incidental Harassment Authorizations, which would let five drilling companies […]

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Ash Carter Warns China U.S. Will Remain Dominant Military Force In Asia-Pacific Region

The United States stepped up pressure on China on Saturday to rein in its actions in the South China Sea, with top defense officials underlining Washington’s military superiority and vowing to remain the main guarantor of Asian security for decades to come. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the U.S. approach to the Asia-Pacific remained “one […]

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