The president announced a public-private partnership saying UPS, FedEx, AT&T, Verizon and PepsiCo are committed to incorporating electric vehicles, alternate fuels and other fuel-saving measures into their operations.
First Lady Michelle Obama spoke with a group of students from Ballou Senior High School as part of a Women's History Month mentoring event where prominent women leaders, athletes, business leaders and actresses spoke to Washington, D.C. area students.
U.S. President Barack Obama laid out his energy policy during a speech at Georgetown University in Washington on March 30, 2011. Obama said he wants the U.S. to reduce oil imports by a third in the next 10 years.
Hundreds of people across Israel and Palestinian territories are holding a series of rallies marking "Land Day," recalling an incident in 1976 when Israeli troops shot and killed six people during protests against land confiscations.
Photos from the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan regarding the Pentagon's progress toward saving money on federal contracting for contingencies such as the U.S. involvement in Afghanistan on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 28, 2011.
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