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BP admits to 11 counts of manslaughter

BP oil spill

Oil giant BP will fork over the largest criminal penalty in the history of the United States and plead guilty to criminal misconduct, sources report, with more charges possibly forthcoming over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The US Justice Department admitted Thursday afternoon that two BP employees have been indicted with manslaughter for their involvement ... Read More »