The BP oil spill left an oily “bathub ring” on the sea floor that’s about the size of Rhode Island, new research shows.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris and district attorneys from seven counties across the state filed suit Monday alleging that BP and Arco have engaged in environmental violations at more than 780 gas stations in the state.
The 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.
Members of several investigative agencies provided an update on the Chevron Refinery fire for residents of the West County community on Monday.
The sun beamed across a clear blue sky and a marching band played as the Coast Guard cutter Aspen docked on Yerba Buena Island, five months after it was dispatched to the Gulf of Mexico to help clean up the BP spill.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The government’s point man on the Gulf oil spill says BP has resumed drilling a relief well meant to intersect the blown-out well and seal it for good.
A California consumer group is asking the government to take a closer look at an experimental project, partially owned by BP. The project, near Bakersfield, is one of many Senator John McCain listed, earlier this […]
BERKELEY, Calif.– BP’s catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is fueling opposition to the University of California, Berkeley’s research partnership with the British company.
Financial Times’ Vincent Boland reacts to BP’s quarterly loss, plus the billions the company is putting aside for oil spill costs. Click to Listen
< LONDON (AP) _ BP’s much-criticized CEO Tony Hayward will be replaced by American Robert Dudley on Oct. 1, the company said Tuesday as it reported a record quarterly loss and set aside $32.2 billion […]