BREAKING NEWS

2010-05-09

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Tories continue Lib Dem talks

David Cameron’s Conservatives are locked in intense negotiations with the Liberal Democrats with the view to forming Britain’s next government. The

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BP seeks solution to well plug

With BP’s attempt to plug the Deepwater Horizon hole stalled for the moment the world is coming to Louisiana’s rescue. The EU, UN, and 14

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BP super dome hits snag

Oil giant BP has hit a snag in its efforts to trap oil at a blown out Gulf of Mexico well. Ice-like crystals known as hydrates have formed inside

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Double blast at Russian mine

At least 12 miners have been killed and 40 injured in a methane blast at the largest underground coal mine in Russia. Some 64 miners are still