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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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