Insight: As Congress looks away, U.S. tiptoes toward exporting a gas bounty

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a bitterly divided U.S. political environment, there's at least one thing Republicans and Democrats can agree on: Avoid a public showdown on natural gas exports, arguably the most important energy policy decision in recent memory. While fluctuating gasoline prices, the Keystone pipeline and the fight over fracking steal headlines, the question of how much of the ...

Senate suspends NFL bounty probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate will halt its probe into the National Football League's (NFL) bounty programs in light of reforms the league will introduce, Sen. Richard Durbin said on Wednesday. The Illinois Democrat met privately in his Capitol Hill office with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who laid out a series of reforms that he promised to implement in time for this fall's season. ...

'US bounty on Saeed may enlarge radical Islamists' role in shaping Pak foreign policy'

Lahore, Apr 7(ANI): The US announcement of a 10 million dollar bounty on Jamaat-ud- Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed's head has inadvertently expanded radical Islamists' role in shaping foreign policy by further galvanizing public sentiment against NATO, according to an analyst.