Bill S-1400, going before Congress this fall, mandates the federal government to use the BP oil spill damages to fix the Gulf -- and taxpayers won't have to pay a dime.
New Jersey’s law is tough on bullies, but some criticize it for also being tough on school administrators and educators.
Hacker Gary McKinnon's lawyers say Asperger's influenced his actions and that he shouldn’t be charged for hacking military computers.
Reprieves for undocumented immigrants facing deportation have begun under the Obama administration's new immigration policy.
Change in immigration policy allows illegal immigrants without criminal records to stay in the US and apply for a work permit.
Many street food vendors will be forced to change their ways as India's food safety law is enforced.
Copyright law stipulates artists can regain ownership of their work after 35 years have passed -- record companies prepare for financial blow as deadline nears.
Standard & Poor's under investigation for allegedly improperly rating dozens of mortgage securities leading up to the financial crisis.
A bill passed by the House would revise the Clean Water Act to give states more authority to determine water quality standards.
Homeowners overcharged for their loans when they fell behind on their payments can expect some money back soon.