Oil spill claim fund to cost BP $20 billion

By Andy Rice 16 June 2010

BP has agreed to place about $20 billion in an escrow account for victims of the Gulf oil spill, although the finer details must still be worked out. The fund will be managed by mediator Kenneth Feinberg, who was involved in managing compensation for 9/11 victims. Read more: The New York Times



Lord Hain requests formal investigation of Leave.EU Brexit campaign’s South African links

By Marianne Thamm

"The soul is known by its acts" ~ Thomas Aquinas