BP Says ‘Static Kill’ to Stop Oil Leak Was Successful
August 4th, 2010

BP’s damaged Gulf of Mexico oil well is in a “static condition” after successfully being pumped full of heavy drilling mud, the company said on Wednesday.

Angry Music Stars Join Together to Boycott BP With Tour Buses
June 21st, 2010

A coalition of artistes including Lady Gaga, the Backstreet Boys and Creed won’t be filling the tanks of their tour buses at BP stations this summer.

BP Buys Kevin Costner’s Oil Spill Clean Up Machines
June 13th, 2010

Kevin Costner’s ready to send his oil-vacuuming version of the cavalry to the Gulf, but he wants BP to show him the money first, reports the LA Times. BP has said it wants to buy 32 of Costner’s centrifugal oil-and-water separators—which float on the ocean, sucking up oily water and separating it into pure oil and 99%-pure water—but has yet to actually buy them, according to the actor.