• In this Tuesday, July 27, 2010, file photo, a Greenpeace activist puts up a banner as they block off a British Petroleum fuel station in protest as the BP board announce their annual results, in London.

    Attorneys for the highest-ranking BP employees aboard the Deepwater Horizon during the deadly explosion in April 2010 vowed to fight manslaughter charges against their clients.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 10:00 PM EST
  • The top lobbyist for compounding pharmacies is preparing to tell members of Congress that more federal oversight is not needed for his industry.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 8:00 PM EST
  • FILE - This June 3, 2011 file photo shows wind turbines on the Columbia Gorge near Goldendale, Wash. Officials said Tuesday that the fate of a tax credit that advocates say is needed to maintain tens of thousands of wind energy jobs will be decided during high-stakes, last-minute negotiations between President Obama and House Republicans over fiscal issues.

    The wind energy production tax credit is due to expire at the end of the year with the last chance to extend it coming up in talks between Obama and House Republicans.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 5:30 PM EST