Disaster

What's Happened to Oil in the Gulf

What's Happened to Oil in the Gulf

August 5, 2010

A new government report says about three quarters of oil from the massive BP spill has been contained, dispersed, or has evaporated..... ongoing efforts to plug the well, clean up the Gulf, and risks posed by the remaining oil

News Roundup - Hour 1

News Roundup - Hour 1

July 30, 2010

A federal judges blocks parts of Arizona's immigration law from taking effect, BP gets an American CEO and President Obama pushes for more loans to small businesses. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the...

Update on the BP Oil Disaster and Drilling Moratorium

Update on the BP Oil Disaster and Drilling Moratorium

July 15, 2010

Tests on a new cap for the BP oil leak and concerns about the administration's call for a six-month ban on deep-water drilling. The ongoing efforts to stop the flow of oil and reduce the risk of leaks going forward.

The Future of BP and the Gulf Spill Claims and Clean-up

The Future of BP and the Gulf Spill Claims and Clean-up

July 8, 2010

The Gulf Coast oil disaster and who will get what from BP.

The Safety of Seafood from the Gulf of Mexico

The Safety of Seafood from the Gulf of Mexico

July 1, 2010

The B-P disaster has raised concerns about possible contamination of seafood from the Gulf of Mexico. Setting safety standards for consumers and the fishing industry.

The Fate of Wildlife Caught in the BP Oil Disaster

The Fate of Wildlife Caught in the BP Oil Disaster

June 21, 2010

Tens of millions of gallons of oil have spewed into the Gulf of Mexico in the eight weeks since the BP disaster, creating an environmental catastrophe unparalleled in U.S. history. Assessing the damage to wildlife and consequences for the...

News Roundup - Hour 1

News Roundup - Hour 1

June 18, 2010

The Friday News Roundup. BP will set aside twenty-billion dollars for victims of the Gulf disaster. Senate Democrats push for an extension of jobless benefits and questions of possible election fraud in a South Carolina senate race.

President Obama's Oval Office Address on BP Disaster and Energy Legislation

President Obama's Oval Office Address on BP Disaster and Energy Legislation

June 16, 2010

The president's oval office address on the BP oil disaster and plans to revive stalled energy legislation. Reaction to the speech and the latest on efforts to help the stricken Gulf Coast region.

Coast Guard Admiral Thad  Allen

Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen

June 10, 2010

Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen on the nation's worst environmental disaster

Paying for the Nation's Worst Oil Spill

Paying for the Nation's Worst Oil Spill

June 7, 2010

Cleaning up the BP oil disaster. The White House sent BP a $69 million bill for initial expenses. Total costs could reach into the billions. Who will pay for the nation's worst oil spill?

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