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The Energy Department and several investors predict that the US could soon overtake Saudi Arabia in oil output. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Energy Dept. And Investors: US Can Produce More Oil Than Saudi Arabia

U.S. oil output is surging so fast that the United States could soon overtake Saudi Arabia as the world’s biggest producer.

10/24/2012

A former Houston resident faces 10 lashes for driving her car in Saudi Arabia, where she now lives. It is prohibited for women to drive in Saudi Arabia. (credit: FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Houston Woman Faces Whipping For Driving In Saudi Arabia

A University of St. Thomas graduate continues to face a possible whipping for driving her own car in the Saudi Arabia city where she lives.

12/07/2011