| Apr 7, 2010
| 5:34 PM
MOBILE, Ala. -- People who heard traveling evangelist Anthony Hopkins deliver sermons in the rural Southern towns where he preached sometimes called him a psychic or even a prophet.
But prosecutors say the former soldier kept dark secrets while spreading...
| Mar 18, 2010
| 7:01 AM
They sure know how to have fun down in Mobile, Alabama on St. Patty's Day. Check out the video below.
| Jun 11, 2010
Think of it as a crude souvenir of the nation's worst environmental disaster.
As part of a relief effort to help seafood industry laborers thrown out of work by the BP oil spill, a group headed by Kevin Voisin (VWAH zan) of Houma is offering sealed glass...
| Apr 20, 2010
A European defense contractor said Tuesday that it will make its own bid for the U.S. Air Force's long-delayed $35 billion contract to build a fleet of new refueling jets after its U.S. partner dropped out.
The European Aeronautic Defence and Space...
| Apr 21, 2010
Rescuers searched waters off Louisiana's coast Wednesday morning after an explosion and fire on an offshore drilling platform left seven workers badly hurt and 11 missing.
Coast Guard officials say most of the 126 people were believed to have escaped...
| May 8, 2010
A novel but risky attempt to use a 100-ton steel-and-concrete box to cover a deepwater oil well gushing toxic crude into the Gulf of Mexico was aborted Saturday after ice crystals encased it, an ominous development as thick blobs of tar began washing up...
| May 11, 2010
| 9:42 AM
WASHINGTON -- BP PLC told Congress Tuesday its massive Gulf oil spill was caused by the failure of a key safety device made by another company.
In turn, that company says BP was in charge, and that a third company that poured concrete to plug the...
| May 9, 2010
| 9:40 PM
A day after icy slush clogged the massive box they hoped would contain an out-of-control oil gusher in the Gulf of Mexico, BP officials on Sunday said they may try again — this time using trash in an effort called a "junk shot".
"They'll take a...
| May 10, 2010
With millions of dollars invested in campaign donations and an all-star lobbying team, BP executives could give an advanced class in how to build influence in Washington. But with millions of gallons of leaking oil bearing down Gulf Coast beaches and...
| May 10, 2010
Icy slush foiled plans to use a giant box to contain the uncontrolled oil gusher in the Gulf, leaving BP pondering an alternate solution at sea, while on land, helicopters were expected to drop sandbags in Louisiana to guard against thick blobs of crude...
| May 15, 2010
Spill responders are asking today for the public's help in monitoring boom along the Gulf Coast. Boaters are requested to report sightings of broken, disconnected, or adrift boom; and encouraged to keep their distance from boom especially at night and...