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July 13th, 2012
09:51 PM ET

Cold Wars: Battle for Arctic oil

Nearly two dozen ships on the move to the icy waters of the Arctic. Shell Oil is one step closer to discovering whether there is a bonanza of oil offshore of Alaska's north slope.

The prize, if it's there, a virtual gusher of oil that could spark a race between oil companies across the globe to drill in the Arctic.

Potentially a windfall, but this is an incredibly harsh place – it also happens to be home of a huge amount of wildlife and native Eskimo tribes that rely on those natural resources to survive.
Could arctic oil be the answer to America's energy woes? Or is it another deep water horizon in the making? Our Miguel Marquez traveled to far northern Alaska for answers.


Filed under: News
July 13th, 2012
08:59 PM ET

Honor student faces deportation: How does it add up with Pres. Obama's no-deportation policy?

Two sisters in Miami are facing possible deportation tonight after the Department of Homeland Security wants their case thrown out of court.
Daniela and Dayana Pelaez came to the United States as toddlers and have been living in America ever since.

Daniela became the face of the Dream Act  in March when the high school valedictorian was almost deported back to her native Columbia. Florida Senator Marco Rubio intervened on her behalf, and President Barack Obama announced he wouldn't deport high school graduates who are in the country illegally.

Both Daniela and her sister earned a two-year reprieve from deportation but  the Department of Homeland Security now wants their appeal to stay in the country thrown out.

Daniela Pelaez, her attorney Nera Shefer and Fmr. President, American Immigration Lawyers Association David Leopold are OutFront.


Filed under: Immigration • Politics
July 13th, 2012
08:44 PM ET

Two men indicted for attempting to supply Iran with nuclear materials

Two men have been indicted on charges of trying to obtain nuclear materials from the U.S. and exporting them to Iran.
Intelligence Correspondent Suzanne Kelly reports.
FULL POST


Filed under: Crime • Iran • National Security
July 13th, 2012
08:09 PM ET

Romney fights back; information is "false and deceptive and dishonest"

Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney is in damage control. Romney appeared on CNN and several other news networks fighting back against attacks made by the Obama campaign.

The sharpest attack came this week with the Obama campaign calling into question his exit from the financial firm Bain Capital.

CNN contributors John Avlon and Reihan Salam and Michael Waldman, the Fmr. Director of Speechwriting for Pres. Clinton go OutFront.

FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 Election • News • Politics
July 13th, 2012
08:03 PM ET

How much do we know about our banks?

JPMorgan losses $6 billion and its stock jumps 6%. How much do we know about our banks?

Stephen Moore of the Wall Street Journal Editorial Page and Jon Cowan Co-founder and President,Third Way are OutFront. FULL POST


Filed under: Economy • Markets • News
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