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  • Final Glance: Oil companies Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 7:11 PM ET

    BP PLC fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $42.82. ConocoPhillips rose$. 92 or 1.4 percent, to $68.61. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 31 or. 4 percent, to $87.24.

  • JACKSON, Miss.— Here's a look at 10 projects given preliminarily approval to share in $134 million in funding from BP PLC's $1 billion set-aside dedicated to recovery from its 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico:. $45, 000: Osprey nesting platforms at Portersville Bay, Dauphin Island, Fort Morgan, Little Lagoon of Gulf Shores and Gulf State Park.

  • JACKSON, Miss.— State and federal officials overseeing $1 billion provided by BP PLC to spur recovery from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday that they're proposing another 10 projects totaling $134 million. More projects will be announced later to spend the remainder of the $1 billion in early restoration money, which is a down payment on the much...

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 22 or. 5 percent, to $43.11. ConocoPhillips rose $1.20 or 1.8 percent, to $68.89. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 63 or. 7 percent, to $87.56.

  • Early Glance: Oil companies Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 10:38 AM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 25 or. 6 percent, to $43.14. ConocoPhillips rose $1.13 or 1.7 percent, to $68.82. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 99 or 1.1 percent, to $87.92.

  • NEW ORLEANS— As oil gushed from BP's ruptured well five years ago and public outrage built by the day, the Obama administration issued a six-month moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. In January, the Interior Department unveiled a plan to open up drilling next year in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas on the Arctic coast of Alaska and off the coast between...

  • ON THE GULF OF MEXICO— Five years after the nation's worst offshore oil spill, the industry is working on drilling even further into the risky depths beneath the Gulf of Mexico to tap massive deposits once thought unreachable. The number of deepwater drilling rigs has increased, too, from 35 at the time of the Macondo blowout to 48 last month, according to data from...

  • Senator: Decade-old Gulf oil leak is 'unacceptable' Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 7:23 PM ET

    BATON ROUGE, La.— A U.S. senator from Florida is pressing federal officials to disclose technical data and other information about a decade-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico, after an investigation by The Associated Press revealed evidence that the spill is far worse than a company or government regulators have publicly reported. But the Coast Guard provided AP...

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 34 or. 8 percent, to $42.89. ConocoPhillips fell $1.32 or 1.9 percent, to $67.69. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 80 or. 9 percent, to $86.93.

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 1:17 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 27 or. 6 percent, to $42.82. ConocoPhillips fell $1.29 or 1.9 percent, to $67.72. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell $1.03 or 1.2 percent, to $86.70.

  • Early Glance: Oil companies Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 22 or. 5 percent, to $42.77. ConocoPhillips fell $1.14 or 1.7 percent, to $67.87. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 77 or. 9 percent, to $86.96.

  • HOUSTON, April 16- Striking workers at the Marathon Petroleum Corp's Galveston Bay refinery in Texas City, Texas, rejected the company's "last, best and final" contract offer, according to a union official representing the workers. In rejecting the offer, the United Steelworkers told Marathon it was willing to resume negotiations on Monday in an effort to end the...

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $42.55. ConocoPhillips fell$. 39 or. 6 percent, to $69.01. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 35 or. 4 percent, to $87.73.

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $42.46. ConocoPhillips fell$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $69.17. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $87.79.

  • And there's no end in sight for Taylor Energy Company's decade-old oil leak off the coast of Louisiana. —A drilling platform owned by Taylor Energy stood roughly 10 miles off Louisiana's coast in approximately 475 feet of water before it was toppled by an underwater mudslide during Hurricane Ivan in September 2004. —BP was drilling in mile-deep water when its...

  • Secrecy shrouds decade-old oil spill in Gulf of Mexico Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 10:55 AM ET

    OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO— A blanket of fog lifts, exposing a band of rainbow sheen that stretches for miles off the coast of Louisiana. Presented with AP's findings, that the sheen recently averaged about 91 gallons of oil per day across eight square miles, the Coast Guard provided a new leak estimate that is about 20 times greater than one recently touted by the...

  • Payout from BP oil spill settlement tops $5 bln Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 6:11 PM ET

    April 15- The administrator overseeing a BP Plc fund to compensate people and businesses claiming they were harmed by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said on Wednesday more than $5 billion has been paid out. A total of $5.037 billion has been paid to 62,162 claimants, the administrator, Patrick Juneau, said in a statement on his website for spill claims.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 5:57 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 62 or 1.5 percent, to $42.42. ConocoPhillips rose $1.04 or 1.5 percent, to $69.40. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.45 or 1.7 percent, to $88.08.

  • $5 billion in BP oil spill settlement payments so far Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 5:10 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS— The man who oversees settlement payments to people and businesses claiming economic losses as a result of BP's 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill says more than $5 billion has been paid out. Patrick Juneau announced the milestone in a Wednesday news release, five days ahead of the disaster's fifth anniversary. The Deepwater Horizon drilling rig...

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 2:34 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 34 or. 8 percent, to $42.14. ConocoPhillips rose$. 66 or 1.0 percent, to $69.02. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.41 or 1.6 percent, to $88.04.