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Kristen Hays

Kristen Hays

    BP aims to 'kill' well as early as Tuesday
    BP aims to 'kill' well as early as Tuesday
    BP was still hoping to attempt the first of two operations to permanently plug its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well on Tuesday despite the technical...
    BP stops flow of oil into Gulf of Mexico
    BP stops flow of oil into Gulf of Mexico
    Oil is no longer spewing into the Gulf of Mexico -- at least temporarily -- as BP said it choked off the flow from its undersea well that ruptured...
    Crucial test starts on cap at BP's leaking oil well
    Crucial test starts on cap at BP's leaking oil well
    BP on Wednesday started a crucial test on its ruptured oil well in the Gulf of Mexico that it hopes will lead to halting the flow of crude that has...
    New cap test to stem Gulf oil flow delayed
    New cap test to stem Gulf oil flow delayed
    BP on Tuesday delayed a critical test that will determine if it can close a cap atop its ruptured Macondo well that has leaked oil into the Gulf of...
    Gulf clean-up resumes as new drilling rules awaited
    Gulf clean-up resumes as new drilling rules awaited
    Washington was preparing a revised offshore oil drilling moratorium and clean-up efforts in the Gulf of Mexico returned to normal on Friday after...
    Storm compounds oil spill along US Gulf Coast
    Storm compounds oil spill along US Gulf Coast
    The first storm of a hurricane season expected to be one of the heaviest in years made its mark on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, casting more crude...
    Spill relief well weeks away, hurricane hinders cleanup
    Spill relief well weeks away, hurricane hinders cleanup
    A relief well that might divert the gushing Gulf of Mexico oil leak is still weeks from completion, a top United States official said on Wednesday,...
    Hurricane Alex new blow to US oil spill efforts
    Hurricane Alex new blow to US oil spill efforts
    Rough weather whipped up by the season's first Atlantic hurricane is disrupting clean-up of the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico,...
    Enron founder Ken Lay dies
    Enron founder Ken Lay dies
    Enron founder Kenneth Lay, who was convicted of helping perpetuate one of the most sprawling business frauds in United States history, died on...
    Founder to tell the 'truth' about Enron
    Founder to tell the 'truth' about Enron
    So far in Enron founder Kenneth Lay's fraud and conspiracy trial, a slew of prosecution witnesses have pointed the finger at him while a few --...
    Witness delivers damaging testimony at Enron trial
    Witness delivers damaging testimony at Enron trial
    A former Enron broadband unit executive faces cross-examination this week after damaging the defence with his testimony in the fraud and conspiracy...
    Enron accounting and 'a shot of crack cocaine'
    Enron accounting and 'a shot of crack cocaine'
    Within weeks of dazzling Wall Street by lying about the capabilities of its new broadband network, Enron faced a daunting task in living up to the...