Stories by Ben Wolfgang

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Coons denies knowledge of or involvement with O’Donnell tax breach

As unanswered questions swirl around Christine O'Donnell and the breach of her personal tax records, the other key figure in Delaware's 2010 U.S. Senate race said neither he nor his campaign had ...
By Ben Wolfgang

Monday, July 22, 2013

Fracking's safety gets boost from federal research

The leading federal research effort into the controversial drilling method known as fracking has turned up no evidence so far linking the process to water contamination — a connection continually ...
By Ben Wolfgang

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Graham: Consider boycotting Olympics in Russia over Snowden

If Russia continues to harbor leaker Edward Snowden, the U.S. should consider boycotting the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Sen. Lindsey Graham said Tuesday night.
By Ben Wolfgang

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

NTSB: Intern who confirmed fake Asiana pilots' names is "very intelligent"

The summer intern who confirmed to a California TV station that "Captain Sum Ting Wong" and three others piloted the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed July 6 at San Francisco International ...
By Ben Wolfgang

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Pelosi calls for "bipartisan" immigration solution

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday prodded House Republicans to take up an immigration bill — though she stopped short of calling for the chamber to pass the version that cleared the ...
By Ben Wolfgang

Blame game escalates; student loan bill fails again in Senate

Senators are going back to the drawing board after another attempt to address the July 1 increase in college-loan interest rates failed Wednesday and left millions of students faced with even more ...
By Ben Wolfgang

Texas House passes nation's most restrictive abortion bill

The Texas House on Wednesday passed new abortion limits widely seen as the most restrictive in the nation and, in doing so, guaranteed the state will remain ground zero in the white-hot national ...
By Ben Wolfgang
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