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Chris Baltimore

Chris Baltimore

    BP to proceed with relief well after tests
    BP to proceed with relief well after tests
    BP will proceed with a relief well to kill its blown-out Gulf of Mexico well, the top US spill official said on Friday.
    Engineers detect seepage near BP oil well
    Engineers detect seepage near BP oil well
    Engineers monitoring BP's damaged well in the Gulf of Mexico detected seepage on the ocean floor that could mean problems with the cap that has...
    Oil slick expected to hit US coastal reserve
    Oil slick expected to hit US coastal reserve
    A massive oil slick from a blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to reach a wildlife reserve at the mouth of the Mississippi River on...
    Stanford in US court in massive fraud case
    Stanford in US court in massive fraud case
    Texas billionaire Allen Stanford will appear in a federal court in Virginia on Friday over allegations of massive fraud involving his Antigua bank,...
    New flu kills second person in US, spreads globally
    New flu kills second person in US, spreads globally
    A Texas woman with the new H1N1 flu died earlier this week, state health officials said, the second death outside of Mexico, where the epidemic...
    Stanford's inner sanctum had bar, bathroom exit
    Stanford's inner sanctum had bar, bathroom exit
    If Texas billionaire Allen Stanford ever wanted to make a low-profile departure from the inner sanctum within his lavish Houston headquarters,...
    Hurricane Ike menaces vulnerable Texas coast
    Hurricane Ike menaces vulnerable Texas coast
    Hurricane Ike roared towards the Texas coast on Friday, threatening to drive a 6m wall of water into coastal communities and menacing Houston, the...
    Hurricane Ike takes aim at Texas
    Hurricane Ike takes aim at Texas
    Hurricane Ike gathered strength as it churned through the Gulf of Mexico's warm waters on Wednesday on a track that would skirt the heart of the...
    Hurricane Dolly strengthens as it nears Texas
    Hurricane Dolly strengthens as it nears Texas
    Hurricane Dolly strengthened on Wednesday as it neared southern Texas, and was expected to lash low-lying areas on the United Sates-Mexico border...
    US may be locked out of emmissions market
    US may be locked out of emmissions market
    US companies could miss out on a potential multi-billion dollar market for trading greenhouse gas emission credits unless Washington signs a global...