House Approves Bill To Speed Up Mining Projects On US LandRepublicans in the House pushed through a bill Wednesday to speed up government review of gold, copper, silver and uranium mining on federal land.
U.S. Institute: Satellites Show North Korea Doubling Size of Nuclear PlantA U.S.-based institute tracking North Korea's nuclear weapons program says recent satellite photos show the country is doubling the size of its uranium enrichment plant.
Iran's Supreme Leader: 'Americans Are Untrustworthy And Illogical'Iran's top leader said Sunday he has not prohibited talks with the U.S. but urged caution with any possible dialogue, describing the American government as untrustworthy.
Virginia Uranium Mining Wins First Legislative TestProposed uranium mining in Virginia has survived its first legislative test.
Iranian Accused Of Nuclear Smuggling DeportedU.S. immigration officials have deported an Iranian businessman found guilty of illegally shipping equipment to Iran that authorities said could be used in the country's nuclear program.
National Academy Of Sciences Weighs Benefits And Risks Of Uranium Mining In VirginiaA National Academy of Sciences panel that examined the prospect of uranium mining in Virginia has scheduled its final meeting on the report. The state is considering lifting a 30-year ban on uranium mining in Virginia.