BP to clear up criminal case for $4.5 billion
Posted: November 16, 2012 at 2:30 a.m.
British oil company BP said Thursday that it would pay $4.5 billion in fines and other payments and plead guilty to 14 criminal charges in connection with a drilling rig explosion and giant oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico two years ago.
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