08/06/2010 03:53 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

BP Fires 10,000 Oil Spill Cleanup Workers

New BP CEO Bob Dudley wasn't kidding when he announced last week that it was time for the company to scale back oil-spill cleanup operations. In fact, by the time he'd said that, the responder force had been drawn down by about 25 percent.

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