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British PM pledges help in spill, BP stock rebounds

KABUL/HOUSTON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron offered on Thursday to help deal with BP Plc's Gulf of Mexico oil spill, saying he would take it up with U.S. President Barack Obama, as the beleaguered company's shares rebounded from 14-year lows.

BP spill won't hurt US-British ties - US officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is a matter between the United States and a private company and will not hurt U.S. relations with the British government, a U.S. State Department spokesman said on Thursday.

U.S. doubles Gulf oil spill estimate

HOUSTON (Reuters) - U.S. government scientists on Thursday doubled their estimate of the amount of oil gushing out of a ruptured Gulf of Mexico oil well as British energy giant BP scrambled to stem the leak.

EXCLUSIVE - Mexico fears BP spill to hit shores by year-end

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico expects oil from BP Plc's damaged Gulf of Mexico well to reach its shores by December, and is considering how to sue the company for any environmental damage, Mexico's environment minister told Reuters.

Amid uncertainty, BP siphons off more oil from well

HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc said on Tuesday it was capturing more oil from its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well while U.S. scientists tried to figure out just how much crude was still pouring out.

Gulf spill in Washington spotlight

VENICE, La./LONDON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc was forging ahead with efforts to capture oil gushing from its stricken Gulf of Mexico well as the spill remained high on Washington's radar screen, with several congressional hearings set for Wednesday.

Gulf oil leak may be bigger than BP says

NEW ORLEANS: While BP is capturing more oil from its blown-out well with every passing day, scientists on a team analyzing the flow said Tuesday that the amount of crude still escaping into the Gulf of Mexico is considerably greater than what the government and the company have claimed.

Texas panhandle gas pipeline blast kills 2

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A natural gas pipeline exploded Tuesday in the Texas panhandle near the border with Oklahoma, killing two people, authorities said.

BP siphons off more oil; not know how much still spills

HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Energy giant BP Plc said on Tuesday it was capturing more oil from its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well while U.S. scientists tried to figure out just how much crude was still pouring out.

BP under pressure as U.S. probes Gulf spill

VENICE, La./LONDON (Reuters) - BP Plc faced more U.S. government and congressional scrutiny on Wednesday over its Gulf of Mexico oil spill and the struggle to contain it, and the British energy giant's stock price suffered renewed losses.