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Gulf Oil Spill: BP CEO Tony Hayward Promises Again To Pay All 'Legitimate' Claims

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — BP PLC has repeated its promise to pay all "legitimate" claims resulting from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after a warning ...

BP's Branding Backfires

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marian Salzman

For the past 40-plus days, BP's devastated oil well has been gushing cautionary tales almost as fast as it's been spewing oil into the Gulf of Mexico....

The Gulf Oil Spill 9 Most Outrageous Moments So Far (PHOTOS/VIDEOS)

Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As the worst environmental disaster in American history continues forward at an unfortunate pace, BP struggles to stop and contain the leak that began...

How Close Is Too Close for Sarah Palin & Joe McGinniss?

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

How far is too far for a journalist doing investigative reporting about a public figure like Sarah Palin> He's writing a book about her, so why not? But what information can he really gather by moving next door to a hostile subject?

BP Stock Bounces Higher Ahead Of CEO's Update To Investors

AP | JANE WARDELL and CHRIS KAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — BP Chief Executive Tony Hayward on Friday apologized to investors for the Gulf oil spill and assured them the company had "considerable...

Green News Report -- June 3, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Latest on th...

BP Consulting With Toyota About Making Things Stop

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

In what the embattled oil company is hailing as a major step forward towards plugging the oil leak in the Gulf, BP announced today that it was consulting with Toyota about "how to make things stop."

BP CEO Tony Hayward New Oil Disaster Ad: Sincere Or Damage Control?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BP has just released a new ad featuring its gaffe-producing CEO Tony Hayward apologizing for the spill and touting the company's efforts to clean it u...

BP CEO's Most Ridiculous Statements on the Gulf Disaster

Scott Dodd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Scott Dodd

Just like he can't stop the oil from gushing out of the seafloor, Hayward apparently can't stop "hurtful and thoughtless comments" from gushing out of his mouth.

BP CEO Tony Hayward Admits Company Was Unprepared For Deepwater Oil Leak

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- BP's top executive acknowledged Thursday the global oil giant was unprepared to fight a catastrophic deepwater oil spill as e...

Ryan Grim

Father Of BP Victim, Gordon Jones, Lashes Out At BP CEO Tony Hayward | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When BP CEO Tony Hayward lamented that he wanted his "life back," Keith Jones took notice. A petition started by Rep. Charlie Melancon (D-La.), callin...

How Soon Until the Free Market Stops the Oil Spill?

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

This is a spoiled, petulant and entitled corporation operating in a largely deregulated free market atmosphere. Are we to believe that it's acting responsibly and with the best interests of the Gulf in mind? Not a chance in hell.

Rep. Charlie Melancon Calls On BP CEO Tony Hayward To Resign

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Today on "Good Morning America" Rep. Charlie Melancon (D-La.) called on BP CEO Tony Howard to resign in the wake of his widely criticized remarks that...

BP CEO Tony Hayward Apologizes For Saying 'I Want My Life Back'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BP CEO Tony Hayward blasted out a statement Wednesday in which he apologized for complaining over the weekend, "I'd like my life back." Hayward said ...

Gulf Spill: All the Oily Facts That Are Fit to Print

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alaska Dispatch News

On April 20, the Deepwater Horizon exploded and sank off the coast of Louisiana, killing 11 workers and causing the largest oil spill in American hist...

BP CEO Tony Hayward (VIDEO): 'I'd Like My Life Back'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Think Progress caught the latest insensitive comment made by BP CEO Tony Hayward on Sunday regarding the Gulf oil spill. After apologizing for the dis...

Underwater Oil Plumes Disputed By BP CEO Tony Hayward

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VENICE, La. — Disputing scientists' claims of large oil plumes suspended underwater in the Gulf of Mexico, BP PLC's chief executive on Sunday sa...

Gulf Oil Spill: Two More Days Before BP Knows If Mud Stops Leak

AP | BEN NUCKOLS and GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ROBERT, La. — The hypnotic video of mud, gas and oil billowing from the seafloor has become an Internet sensation as Americans watch to see whet...

Buddhist Ethics for a Harm-Free Livelihood: An Open Letter to the CEO of BP

Josh Schrei | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Josh Schrei

In the Buddhist worldview of my upbringing, the livelihood of a human being must be based on one basic criterion -- do no harm.

BP CEO Supports a Boycott?

Robert Weissman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Weissman

Tony Hayward doesn't want to admit that BP is responsible for the Gulf disaster, is spinning the disaster, and seems to think BP is a victim.

Will BP Go the Way of Exxon--Again?

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Dorner

Fact of the Day: J.P. Morgan invented credit-default swaps to extend Exxon a $5 billion line of credit in case it had to pay out the court judgment ag...

Gulf Oil Spill Containment: BP Has Yet To Give Go Ahead On 'Top Kill'

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN and MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

COVINGTON, La. (AP) -- BP's latest experimental bid to plug its seabed oil gusher in the Gulf of Mexico hung in the balance early Wednesday as its to...

BP Is 'Big And Important': BP Chairman Strikes Out At Critics, CEO Scolds Photographer At Oil Spill Site (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Carl-Henric Svanberg, the chairman of BP, has struck out at critics of his company's response to the Gulf oil spill and told The Financial Times that ...

Green News Report -- May 25, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: New Rules for...

The Federal Government Must Take Charge of the BP Oil Disaster

Kristine Stratton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kristine Stratton

BP should not be in charge simply because they "have the equipment" - any more than the oil industry should be in charge of regulation simply because they "have the equipment."