Archive: 1/08/2010

New questions arise on dispersant use in oil spill

(AP) -- As BP inched closer to permanently sealing the blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, congressional investigators railed against the company and Coast Guard for liberal use of toxic chemicals that helped disperse ...

dateAug 01, 2010 in Environment
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Feds warned company in Mich. spill about pipeline

(AP) -- U.S. regulators earlier this year demanded improvements to the pipeline network that includes a segment that ruptured in southern Michigan, spilling hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil into the Kalamazoo River, ...

dateAug 01, 2010 in Environment
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UAE to ban BlackBerry services, Saudi follows suit

(AP) -- The United Arab Emirates outlined plans Sunday to block BlackBerry e-mail, messaging and Web browsing services in a crackdown that could jeopardize efforts to establish the country as an international business hub.

dateAug 01, 2010 in Business
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