The news is by your side.

great day

Trump approves controversial Keystone XL pipeline, hails ‘great day’ for jobs

WASHINGTON: True to his pledge, President Donald Trump gave final approval on Friday (Mar 24) for TransCanada to build the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, overriding environmental concerns in favor of boosting jobs and energy supply. "It's a great day for American jobs and a historic moment for North America and energy independence," Trump said at the White House. He also promised to call the governor of Nebraska to help the company secure the necessary construction permits. But the project continues to face…