Worst year for rigs in three decades

Oil explorers shut down more rigs in U.S. fields to finish out the worst year for … In the 14 oil- and gas-rich regions tracked by Baker Hughes, rig counts … Gulf of Mexico exploration after the oil spill disaster at BP Plc's Macondo well.

Sound Off for Jan. 1

Biloxi has too many local businesses that are still recovering from Katrina, the BP oil spill and this never-ending local recession that must pay 100 …

Money Versus Wealth

As I sit here in Los Angeles on New Years' Eve, just across a small mountain range the worst environmental disaster since the BP oil spill is occurring.