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White House clean energy standard gets key support

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Monday won a key endorsement for its proposal to boost U.S. electricity generation by clean energy sources as the head of the Senate’s energy panel said he could back the idea of including nuclear power in the fuel mix. <a href=\\\"http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/PoliticsNews/~3/5MG-5Pdg91s/us-usa-bingaman-nuclear-idUSTRE70U64Z20110131\\\" target=\\\"_blank\\\" Read the rest of the story from Reuters News Service.?
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U.S. says 1200 citizens evacuated from Egypt on Monday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government has evacuated about 1,200 American citizens from Egypt on nine flights on Monday and at least six more flights are planned for Tuesday, State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley said. <a href=\\\"http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/PoliticsNews/~3/2rrwNEpgU4c/us-egypt-usa-citizens-idUSTRE70U6S020110131\\\" target=\\\"_blank\\\" Read the rest of the story from Reuters News Service.?
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U.S. warns Mexican cartels on cross-border violence

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Monday warned Mexico’s drug cartels that any attempt to bring their violent tactics across the border would produce a powerful reaction. <a href=\\\"http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/PoliticsNews/~3/PpbbUGIc3vw/us-usa-mexico-napolitano-idUSTRE70U5TB20110131\\\" target=\\\"_blank\\\" Read the rest of the story from Reuters News Service.?
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