BP plead guilty to counts relating to loss of 11 lives

BP agreed to plead guilty to 11 felony counts of misconduct or neglect of ships officers relating to loss of the lives of 11 workers, Reuters reports.

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BP to pay £2.8bn over oil spill

BP is to pay £2.8bn to US authorities to settle claims relating to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 - the largest fine in US history. Two supervisors will face manslaughter charges over the deaths of 11 people.