57 min ago
Metal Center News
9-2010 Energy Pipe and Tube Market
As could be expected, the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has affected the oil country tubular goods market.
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6 hrs ago
How BP turned a whole community into an endangered species
Whether you live in Seattle, Baltimore, or Schenectady, N.Y., if you've had an oyster dish, chances are the shelled delicacies came from the Gulf of Mexico, most likely off the Louisiana coast, which produces a third of the nation's oysters.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Atlas Oil Lehigh Gas Partners
Atlas Oil Co. announced its planned sale of its BP -branded assets in Chicago and northwestern Indiana to Lehigh Gas Partners LP , Allentown, Pa, and Parent Petroleum Inc., St. Charles, Ill.
BP Portrait Award shortlist unveiled
Three artists have been shortlisted for this year's BP Portrait Award at London's National Portrait Gallery, in a record-breaking year for entries.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Big Apple
Millionaire's Building or Power Building
Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Gas prices higher than a year ago
A young Chicagoan fills up his Pontiac at the BP station on Congress and Dearborn in Chicago.
Europe Gasoline Cracks Strong on US Demand
Gasoline prompt cracks in northwest Europe slipped on Monday but remained at eight-month-highs supported by strong demand from the United States, where inventories are low and refinery maintenance has curbed supply.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
When a BP oil well began gushing crude into the Gulf of Mexico four years ago, fisherman George Barisich used his boat to help clean up the millions of gallons of spew that would become the worst offshore spill in... A government researcher who hopes to track the long-term health effects of the 2010 BP oil spill says there are early indications ... (more)
Obama: Right to vote under threat in the US
A federal appeals court has upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer at the theme park who was pulled under by a killer whale.
Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech
Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience.
UN expert weighs in on Redskins controversy
The long ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humbolldt State University had been fun: The hours whizzed by as they watched movies, chatted up new friends, and jammed... The long bus ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humboldt State University had been ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Environmental firm Stratus cited in Chevron fraud case got federal contracts
The environmental consulting firm accused by a judge of assisting "egregious fraud" by plaintiffs in the highly publicized lawsuit against Chevron Corp. successively received multimillion-dollar contracts from the U.S. government, including work on the infamous BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, according to federal records obtained by The Washington ... (more)
BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust Declares Quarterly Dividend of $3.01
BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 10th, StockRatingsNetwork reports.
Russia-Ukraine Crisis Spurring Azerbaijani-Turkmen Gas Export Partnership?
The Deepwater Gunashli oil and natural gas platform operates in the biggest oilfield in the Caspian Sea.
First 'Academy Award for Best Picture' featured at SFF
The very first "Academy Award for Best Picture" went to the silent-era, 1927 film, " Wings ," which will be featured at the 16th Annual Sarasota Film Festival on Sat., April 12 at the Regal Hollywood 20 in Sarasota.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Huffington Post
DOJ Extracts $5.15 Billion Settlement From Anadarko Petroleum Corp.
On 3 April the Department of Justice announced that it had settled a lawsuit against Anadarko Petroleum Corp., with the defendant agreeing to pay $5.15 billion, the largest environmental enforcement settlement ever by the Department of Justice, surpassing its plea agreement with BP over its massive 2010 Gulf oil spill, which resulted in $4 billion ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Motley Fool
Should You Be Bullish on Oil Royalty Trusts?
One way that income-seeking investors can profit off of rising oil prices is by purchasing units of oil royalty trusts.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Record Pollution Settlement: $5.15 Billion
Surpassing the BP Gulf spill fine by $1 billion, the settlement covers multi-state environmental sites.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
The bond... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Traveling-Wave Reactor Trends" report to their off... )--Regulatory News: Adocia confirme Aatre A©ligible au dispositif fiscal du PEA - PME dont le dA©cret d'application a A©t... )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' rating to bank bonds associated with the following ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Daily Campus
Editorial: BP should take responsibility for Chicago oil spill
Last week, an oil refinery 20 miles south of Chicago malfunctioned and dumped somewhere between 630 and 1,638 gallons of oil into Lake Michigan, a source of drinking water for 7 million people in the Chicago area.