Nuclear power plants like this one in Middletown, Pa., currently supply 20 percent of the nation's electricity. Some legislators want them to provide more, but it's turning into quite a sticky subject.
Turkish Kurds in Istanbul demonstrate in support of Kurdish rebels Oct. 19. A group of 34 unarmed Kurdish rebels crossed into Turkey from northern Iraq that day in a show of support for peace with the Turkish government. But Turks were outraged by the public displays of support for the Kurds, and the amnesty they were granted by the government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.