Posted Feb 27, 2013By
The trial over the Deepwater Horizon oil rig spill in the Gulf of Mexico began on Monday, February 25, 2013. A U.S. judge had previously approved an agreement for British oil giant BP PLC to plead guilty to manslaughter and other charges and pay a record $4 billion in criminal penalties for the company’s role in the 2010 oil disaster. Nearly three years after the deepwater well rupture killed 11 men, sank a rig and spewed 4 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, BP and the other companies involved are facing their day in court.
South Africa’s first black president Nelson Mandela has passed away at his home in Johannesburg at 95. The an
Fast-food workers and labor organizers are marching, waving signs and chanting in cities across the country Thursda
Historic photos from the December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.
Ford Motor Co. revealed the 2015 MustangDec., 5, 2013 at events in New York, Los Angeles, Shanghai, Sydney, Barcelo
Wildlife officials say as many as 20 pilot whales in danger of stranding in Everglades National Park are swimming i
A collection of some of the news best photos of 2013 by The Associated Press.