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BP to clear up criminal case for $4.5 billion

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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  • Headline: BP to clear up criminal case for $4.5 billion
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 1 on 11/16/2012
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