| Dec 8, 2014
| 12:35 PM
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear BP's appeal of the settlement agreement forcing the company to pay billions of dollars to businesses deemed hurt in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Monday's decision means the British oil giant...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:59 PM
For almost a year, we've been chronicling BP's efforts to undercut a damage settlement deal its own lawyers helped craft for victims of its record-setting 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
So it's proper to note that on...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Four years after BP's Deepwater Horizon rig in the Gulf of Mexico exploded, killing 11 workers and spilling more than 200 million gallons of crude, pressure appears to be building for more offshore drilling for oil and natural gas.
In July, over the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 2:41 PM
A fund established by the British oil company BP after the catastrophic 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico has awarded Nova Southeastern University $8.5 million for research projects.
A team led by the university's highly regarded Oceanographic Center...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:29 PM
MIAMI - Florida ha recibido un total de 34,3 millones de dólares en subvenciones para acometer nueve proyectos relativos a la restauración ambiental, sobre todo en la zona del Panhandle (extremo noroeste del estado), afectada por el vertido de crudo de la...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:16 PM
A U.S. judge weighing how much BP Plc should be punished for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill on Thursday refused to overturn his own finding that the oil company's conduct was "grossly negligent."
The decision by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier in New...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 10:46 AM
'The Great Invisible'
Investigating the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, the documentary "The Great Invisible" gives voice to the previously nameless and faceless victims of the disaster.
Some worked on the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Investigating the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, the documentary "The Great Invisible" gives voice to many of the previously nameless and faceless victims of the disaster. Some worked on the oil rig that fateful...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Evidently feeling some heat over a corporate press release that somehow found its way into Politico Magazine masquerading as an "opinion" op-ed, BP took the unusual step Wednesday of issuing a corporate press release about it. If you're counting, that's...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The giant oil company BP doesn't do small-scale.
Not only is it responsible for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill -- "unprecedented" in its "volume, depth, and spatial scale," in the words of the National Research Council -- but the firm has...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:04 PM
It takes a lot to get fish from Florida's ocean waters to the dining table.
This week, Orlando-area restaurateurs, policymakers and seafood advocates met at Port Canaveral's Exploration Tower to learn about Florida's fisheries. It was the first time the...