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US hails BP oil 'success'
Obama administration says containment effort in Gulf of Mexico appears to be working.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2010 20:40 GMT
US 'underestimated' BP oil spill
Commission investigating Gulf of Mexico spill says White House was not fully candid with public over extent of disaster.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2010 08:28 GMT
Alabama sues over Gulf oil spill
US state seeks compensation as BP and government officials proceed with relief well.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2010 03:01 GMT
US fishermen battle oil slick
Louisiana workers question government's figures on how much oil remains.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2010 02:43 GMT
BP moves closer to plugging leak
Oil giant completes "static kill" procedure of pumping cement into blown-out well.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2010 01:09 GMT
BP claims success in 'static kill'
Mud and cement pumped into oil well to plug leak in Gulf of Mexico.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2010 18:22 GMT
BP vows to seal ruptured well
Engineers in final stages of sealing ruptured oil well in the Gulf of Mexico.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2010 12:58 GMT
US oil spill 'clearing fast'
Scientists say ocean bacteria helping to break down slick from Gulf of Mexico spill.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2010 03:22 GMT
BP posts $17bn loss after oil spill
Oil giant names US man to replace CEO blamed for steering company into loss.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2010 03:57 GMT
BP replaces CEO after spill
Tony Hayward, criticised over handling of Gulf of Mexico leak, will step down in October.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2010 13:08 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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