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Gulf Oil Spill Panel

Gulf Spill Report Emphasizes Risks Of Arctic Drilling

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A presidential panel investigating the BP well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico urged "utmost care" for future drilling in remo...

Oil Spill Report Prompts Democrats To Improve Regulation

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO and MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Democrats in Congress pledged Tuesday to push for tougher regulation of offshore drilling and to make oil companies more financiall...

Panel: Massive Oil Spill Could Happen Again

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO and HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Decisions intended to save time and money created an unreasonable amount of risk that triggered the largest offshore oil spill in U...

Poor Management, Lack Of Safety Culture Led To Gulf Oil Spill

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO and SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — It wasn't just the botched technical decisions. BP and other companies' management, communication and overconfidence in dealing wit...

Panel: White House Blocked Release Of Worst-Case Scenario For Gulf Oil Spill

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration blocked efforts by government scientists to tell the public just how bad the Gulf oil spill could become a...

Spill Panel: Transocean Thwarts Efforts To Get Critical Documents And Witness

AP | HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

METAIRIE, La. — Members of a federal panel investigating the cause of the Gulf of Mexico rig explosion and oil spill accused rig owner Transocea...