BP Plc will pay up to $US18.7 billion in penalties to the US
government and five states to resolve nearly all claims from
its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago in the
largest corporate settlement in US history.
British police have charged a
woman with being a member of Islamic State and inciting
terrorism on social media, and in a separate case had
arrested a 15-year-old girl on suspicion of a terrorism
Tunisian authorities are
hunting further suspects in the Sousse hotel attack
identified by officials as part of a group trained in a
Libyan jihadist camp alongside gunmen who carried out a
massacre at a Tunis museum.
The British Broadcasting
Corporation will cut more than 1000 jobs to cover a £150
million gap in licence fee income next financial year as
millions of viewers turn off their televisions and watch
programmes on tablets and mobile phones.