The wife of a former New Orleans police officer who pleaded guilty to helping cover up deadly shootings on a New Orleans bridge after Hurricane Katrina was charged Tuesday with submitting a fraudulent claim for money from BP’s oil spill compensation fund. More »
The United Steelworkers Union reached a three-year deal Tuesday night with the nation’s refineries and chemical plants, hours before a midnight deadline that could have put 30,000 workers on strike and reduced U.S. fuel-making capacity. More »
House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a five-year infrastructure bill that is already coming under heavy fire for expanding oil-and-gas production and using resulting royalties to pay for some of its costs. More »
Valero Energy Corp. said its fourth-quarter results were constrained by lower margins for gasoline and petrochemical feedstocks, even as two refineries the company purchased helped boost production and revenue. More »
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