Halliburton Co. (HAL) is opposing a $7.8 billion proposed settlement between BP Plc (BP/) and lawyers suing the London-based company over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to a court filing. More »
A federal judge in New Orleans is set to preside over a hearing on a proposed class-action settlement that would resolve billions of dollars in claims against BP over the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. More »
U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV blasted U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in a radio campaign ad Tuesday for going along with President Obama’s decision opposing the Keystone XL pipeline project that would carry oil through the nation’s midsection. More »
The possibility of an El Nino, a warming of the mid-Pacific Ocean, has forecasters predicting lower temperatures across the U.S. this summer, which may mean less electricity will be needed to run air conditioners. More »
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