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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010)

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  • BP is not a criminal -- but its executives might be

    BP is not a criminal -- but its executives might be
    The Justice Department has entered into the largest criminal settlement in U.S. history with the giant oil company BP, in connection with the 2010 disaster in the Gulf of Mexico that killed 11 people and caused the worst oil spill in American history....
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    Two ways to stimulate the economy: Give government our tax dollars to spend its way — on bridges, unions, Solyndra — or let us keep those tax dollars and spend them the way we want. Did the first work? Having been raised in communism makes...
  • VIDEO: Love on an Escalator: A really public PDA

    VIDEO: Love on an Escalator: A really public PDA
    It's hard to imagine, for a performance artist who has no trouble filming herself rolling naked down a filthy Miami Beach alleyway to protest the BP oil spill, or freaking out a senior water aerobics class from the bottom of a swimming pool, that...
  • BP to pay $4 billion fine related to 2010 Gulf oil spill

    BP to pay $4 billion fine related to 2010 Gulf oil spill
    BP will plead guilty to a dozen felony charges stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and agreed to pay $4.5 billion in government penalties, the oil company said Thursday. Of the penalties, $4 billion will resolve...
  • BP to Pay Record $4.5B Penalty in Gulf Oil Spill

    BP to Pay Record $4.5B Penalty in Gulf Oil Spill
    NEW YORK --- BP will plead guilty to manslaughter charges stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and agreed to pay $4.5 billion in government penalties, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday....
  • BP pleads guilty to 11 felony counts, will pay record fine for Gulf oil spill disaster

    BP pleads guilty to 11 felony counts, will pay record fine for Gulf oil spill disaster
    BP will pay a record U.S. fine to settle criminal claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a Department of Justice official said Thursday. Details of the BP settlement will be revealed later Thursday when Attorney...
  • BP Statement: BP Announces Resolution of All Criminal and Securities Claims by U.S. Government Against Company Relating to Deepwater Horizon Accident

    BP Statement: BP Announces Resolution of All Criminal and Securities Claims by U.S. Government Against Company Relating to Deepwater Horizon Accident
    BP today announced that it has reached agreement with the United States government, subject to court approval, to resolve all federal criminal charges and all claims by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against the company stemming from the...
  • BP agrees to pay $4.5B; 3 employees charged

    BP agrees to pay $4.5B; 3 employees charged
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A day of reckoning arrived for BP on Thursday as the oil giant agreed to plead guilty to a raft of criminal charges and pay a record $4.5 billion in a settlement with the government over the deadly 2010 disaster in the Gulf of...
  • According to doc, sushi's a victim of its own appeal

    According to doc, sushi's a victim of its own appeal
    The first several minutes of "Sushi: The Global Catch" (at the Siskel Film Center through Wednesday) lure you in with a quiet but detailed look at the extensive training required of sushi chefs in Japan. The seven-year apprenticeship is not for...
  • Oil rig explosion reported in Gulf Coast; workers missing

    Oil rig explosion reported in Gulf Coast; workers missing
    An oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico caught fire after an explosion Friday, sending 11 people to hospitals and leaving two missing, authorities said. Nine others were airlifted off the platform, and a half-mile oil sheen stretched across an area roughly...
  • 2nd Person Dies From Gulf Platform Blast

    2nd Person Dies From Gulf Platform Blast
    GRAND ISLE, La. -- A second Filipino oil worker has died following last week's Gulf of Mexico oil platform blast, the Philippine government said Friday. Avelino L. Tajonera died early Friday from injuries sustained in the November 16 explosion and fire...