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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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5 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
The oil company used to be the Pentagon's biggest fuel supplier, but a contract freeze following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has pushed BP Plc's government earnings into the red.
9 hrs ago | Grist Magazine
Congratulations and best wishes are in order for BP. The federal government has decided that the Gulf-wrecking corporation was rehabilitated during less than 16 months in the reformatory and is now ready to be released back into American society.
13 hrs ago | NOLA.com
MATTHEW HINTON / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE President Barack Obama arrives on Air Force One at Louis Armstrong International Airport in Kenner, La.
How about a septic tank cleaning service in Pasco County, a blueberry farm in Hernando or a funeral home in Plant City? Under the terms of a class action settlement signed two years ago, BP doesn't owe anything to the water scooter business or the waterfront restaurant.
One legacy of the oil spill resulting from the grounding of the Exxon Valdez in March 1989 was the iconic images of oiled seabirds and marine mammals stranded on the beaches of Prince William Sound, Alaska.
Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration wants to use Gulf oil spill recovery money to help refill the Louisiana's "rainy day" fund and settle a lawsuit claiming the state needs to return roughly $300 million to the fund.
This April 21, 2010 file photo shows oil in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, as a large plume of smoke rises from fires on BP's Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig.
BP Plc won the right to again compete for U.S. contracts and for new leases in the Gulf of Mexico, where its massive 2010 oil spill prompted regulators to bar it from new government business.
Energy giant BP's ban on exploring for oil in the Gulf of Mexico and winning US government contracts has been lifted - nearly four years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
The world premiere of Spill , a multimedia play inspired by the 2010 British Petroleum oil spill that is written and directed by Leigh Fondakowski in collaboration with Reeva Wortel, officially opens March 14, following previews that began March 12. Spill , about the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, is the co-creation of ... (more)
An oil slick on the sea. A purported wrong turn to the west seen on military radar.
The lawyer for a BP engineer found guilty of obstructing an investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill urged a judge to throw out the conviction Thursday, arguing the evidence was insufficient and the jury forewoman heard statements outside of the trial that influenced the panel's decision.
A team of researchers from the University of Georgia and other institutions will return to the Gulf of Mexico to assess the environmental impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout that discharged roughly 5 million gallons of oil into the ocean over a period of 84 days.
Black Horizon By James Grippando Through his 21 novels, James Grippando has found new ways of telling stories about the intricacies of Florida, drawing inspiration from real events.
A former BP engineer is returning to federal court as he seeks to undo his obstruction of justice conviction in the government's investigation of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster.