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BP's bet on India is turning into a headache

After years of trying to turn things around following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, BP is still running into significant challenges. A new report from the Wall Street Journal finds that a multibillion dollar investment in India is not working out as planned for the British oil major. Show More Summary

Billions from BP Fine Come at Critical Time for the Delta

In 2010, about a month after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, I was allowed to sit in a tribal council of the indigenous Houma Indians. As the oil continued to pour into the Gulf of Mexico, which it would do for two more months, I watched a man describe, through tears, how he had always […]

Nearly Two Years On, Did the BP Oil Spill Have to Happen to BP?

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill seems to divide people into two categories: those who can’t forget, and those who refuse to remember. In the first camp are Gulf Coast residents and environmentalists who say the region still hasn???t recovered from the worst oil spill in U.S. history, and who are still waiting to be made [...]

Two Years After the Gulf Oil Spill, Why We Won’t Stop Drilling

It was two years ago today that the Deepwater Horizon—a top-of-the-line offshore drilling rig owned by BP and run by Transocean—experienced a sudden burst of gas from a three-mile long well its crew was drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, 40 miles south of the Louisiana coast. The combustible methane rushed up the well and [...]

BP Oil Spill 5 years later: 10 key questions and answers

On April 20, 2010, BP's Deepwater Horizon (DWH) drilling rig experienced a failure resulting in the discharge of gas and light sweet crude oil from a depth of approximately 5,000 feet. Discharge continued for 87 days until July 15, 2010, five years ago this week, when the well was capped and the leak was contained. read more

Tentative Settlement in the Deepwater Horizon Case

There was a tentative settlement last week in the Clean Water Act lawsuit that the US government brought against BP for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The settlement is tentative in the sense that the parties have agreed but the judge in the lawsuit has to agree as well. You can read the Justice Department and BP […]

Listen to Alec Baldwin talk BP oil spill with journalist Antonia Juhasz

The actor interviews journalist Antonia Juhasz about her in-depth coverage of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

How Does The Settlement Agreement Impact BP’s Valuation?

BP Plc. recently agreed to pay more than $18.7 billion, spread over a period of 18 years, to settle all federal and state claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill incident. According to our estimates, BP’s net present...Show More Summary

BP to Pay $18.7bn for Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

BP has agreed to pay up to $18.7 billion as part of a settlement reached late last week over the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The agreement includes the US federal government, the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas and also includes settlement of claims made by more than 400 local government […]

BP accepts massive settlement over oil spill

Rachel Maddow reports on a settlement reached over Deepwater Horizon oil spill claims that will have BP pay out 18.7 billion dollars.

Images from immediate aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

BP to pay $18.7 billion to settle a lawsuit. Let's not forget disaster's damage.

5 Things To Know About BP’s Deepwater Horizon Oil-Spill Settlement

BP PLC agreed Thursday to pay $18.7 billion to settle federal and state claims over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The penalty includes the biggest pollution fine in U.S. history. Here's what you should know:

BP to pay $18.7 billion to 5 states for Gulf of Mexico oil spill

BP has reached an $18.7 billion settlement with the federal government and five states, effectively ending litigation stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon rig explosion and subsequent oil spill. Continue reading ? The post BP to pay $18.7 billion to 5 states for Gulf of Mexico oil spill appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

BREAKING: BP will pay a record $18.7bn to settle 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill claims

BP has finally agreed to settle all federal and state claims over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill with a record $18.7 billion payment—the largest environmental fine in U.S. history. With an estimated 210 million gallons of oil discharged into the

BP Will Pay Out a Record-Breaking $18.7 Billion Over the Next 18 Years for Deepwater Horizon

BP finally reached a settlement with the Justice Department over federal, state, and local governments waiting for money after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, and it is a record-breaker. The company agreed to pay $18.7 billion to state and local authorities in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and the federal... More »

DOJ Announces $18.7 Billion Settlement With BP Over Gulf Spill

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- The federal government and Gulf Coast states have reached an $18.7 billion settlement agreement with the oil company BP for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The settlement deal, announced by the Department...Show More Summary

BP Pays US Record Settlement for Deepwater Horizon Spill

The energy giant agreed on a settlement with the US as well as American states affected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the largest marine oil spill in history.

BP to pay $US18.7bn over spill claims

Payment will be made to five US states, 400 local government entities for Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

BP To Pay $18.7 Billion To Settle Gulf Coast Oil Spill Claims

2 months agoNews : The Two-Way

The agreement with the U.S. government, five Gulf Coast states and more than 400 local governments comes nearly five years after the Deepwater Horizon spill.

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