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BP says U.S., Asia regulators ask for details after EU price probe

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(Reuters) – BP Plc said regulators from the United States and Asia have asked it for information after the European Commission’s started an investigation last year into suspected manipulation of oil prices. London-based BP, Europe’s second-largest oil company, made the disclosure in its annual report released on Thursday. Last May, European authorities raided offices of BP, and Royal Dutch Shell ...

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Judge won’t block new round of BP seafood payments

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge refused Wednesday to halt payments from a BP fund to compensate deckhands and other seafood workers harmed financially by the 2010 Gulf oil spill, turning back arguments by the oil giant that the payment process was tainted by a Texas lawyer’s alleged fraud. BP argues the $2.3 billion it agreed to put into ...

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Judge won’t block new round of BP seafood payments

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By: Kevin McGill NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge refused Wednesday to halt payments from a BP fund to compensate deckhands and other seafood workers harmed financially by the 2010 Gulf oil spill, turning back arguments by the oil giant that the payment process was tainted by a Texas lawyer’s alleged fraud. BP argues the $2.3 billion it agreed ...

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