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Why BP Will Never Be Great Again

BP has big problems, and not just because of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and the $20 billion compensation fund it set up to pay the victims. The petro-giant has been missing Wall Street's profit targets lately, thanks to sloppy operations and a general trend toward lower gasoline consumption.

Oil Leak Could Have Been Avoided

New studies show that the oil well disaster in the Gulf of Mexico may be releasing oil at a rate five times previous estimates. And the disaster could have been avoided.