More BP Articles

  • Claims expert critical of BP under fire for alleged conflict of interest

    LeCesne NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – A Loyola University professor who has held himself out as an impartial expert on the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has a stake in a claim against the energy giant, court documents show. Blaine LeCesne, a professor at Loyola University New Orleans...

  • Ex-BP exec can be tried on obstruction charge

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former BP executive can be tried on a charge that he obstructed a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill, a federal appeals court in New Orleans said in a ruling posted Monday. The case involves allegations that David Rainey failed to disclose...

  • Green light given to BP's Alaskan operation for first commercial drone flights over land

    The largest oil field facility in North America on Alaska's North Slope will soon be patrolled in part by an unmanned aerial vehicle called the Puma. BP PLC will begin using the drone made by AeroVironment for monitoring field operations at Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, after getting approval from the...



From the Weekly Standard

  • For GOP, a Good Crop of Senate Candidates

    Republicans have distinct advantages in Senate races this year, including President Obama’s low job ratings, the number of vulnerable Democrats, and an unhappy national mood. But there’s...

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  • How to Play a Weak Hand in Iraq

    Iraqi prime minister Nuri al-Maliki knows what he wants: a third term in office for himself and U.S. military help in defeating ISIS (now the Islamic State). Political reconciliation between...

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  • The Ethics of Food and Drink

    Should the law compel nursing homes to starve certain Alzheimer’s patients to death? This is not an alarmist fantasy, but a real question, soon to be forced by advocates of ever-wider...

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