During my stay in New Orleans to cover the crisis in the Gulf, I ran into one of our regular contributors: Glenn W. Smith.
A woman here with a PHD, Janet Angel, says she dove into the muck off the coast of Grand Isle, Louisiana to prove a point. She came up coughing up blood.
I walked around downtown New Orleans today to take in the sights and sounds of the city most directly impacted by BP’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Walking down Bourbon Street, I saw […]
(By Mark Strassmann of CBS News) One hundred days into BP’s disastrous spill, the company has finally managed to execute at least one successful “top kill.” Tony Hayward
An official says BP CEO Tony Hayward will step down in October and take a job with TNK-BP,
Click here to track the storm. Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression with winds near 35 mph after crossing Florida.. Forecasters with the U.S. National Hurricane Center said the storm was over the Gulf […]
Shortly after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon and the start of the worst oil spill in American history, some politicians were asked if they’d give back donations from the responsible company: BP. They didn’t. […]
On tonight’s show, I revealed we’ll be taking the Nightly News Roundup to New Orleans next week as the crisis in the gulf reaches Day 100. CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca joined me to talk […]
In case you haven’t seen this yet, get to clickin’ play already. Video after the jump…
CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca was at Bush Airport in Houston when he caught up with BP’s President and CEO for Gulf Restoration Bob Dudley for an exclusive one-on-one interview. August pulls no punches in […]
BP says it hopes to restart the testing process
CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca brings us the stories of the people working hard to clean up the mess along the Louisiana shoreline. He took the time to chat with me about the disaster tonight. […]