EXECUTIVES from major oil companies turned on BP last night and defended their own drilling practices during a US congressional hearing as they sought to stave off new government regulations in the wake of BP’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Wed, 16 Jun, 2010
Eight former US guards at a state-run military style boot camp for juvenile offenders have been charged with aggravated manslaughter in the death of a teenage boy, who was roughed up by the guards during an altercation caught on videotape, a special prosecutor said today.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2006
Hurricane Dennis roared quickly through the coastal areas of Alabama and north-western Florida with a 120 mph bluster of blinding squalls and crashing waves, but shellshocked residents emerged to find far less damage than when Ivan took nearly the same path 10 months ago.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2005