BP disaster started in February?

Ed Morrissey HotAir.com 6/19/2010

Until this week, the general impression of the Deepwater Horizon blowout in the Gulf has been that the explosion took everyone by surprise, and that neither BP nor a dysfunctional MMS had any idea that the well had reached a critical stage. Two days ago, however, Bloomberg reported that both BP […]

BP offers Barack Obama clean-up billions

The Sunday Times [UK] 13 June 2010

BP is considering putting several billion dollars into a ring-fenced clean-up fund to appease American concerns over the soaring cost of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

The fund is one of several options to be put to the company’s board tomorrow ahead of a meeting on Wednesday […]

Lloyd’s puts dollar value on BP spill loss

Hilary Whiteman CNN 5/27/2010

London, England (CNN) — As the BP oil spill continues to blacken waters in the Gulf of Mexico and beyond, Lloyd’s of London has issued its first estimate of net claims from the disaster.

The world’s largest insurance market says total claims from explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig could […]