A White House adviser said Wednesday that the 'vast majority' of the Gulf oil spill is gone. But a summary of the report she cited leaves some questions unanswered.
Static kill: BPs efforts to plug the leak seem to have worked, but it's still too early to declare victory, officials say.
BP's containment cap is collecting 630,000 gallons of oil a day. It could be collecting more, but BP failed to send another tanker to increase capacity. And some scientists think the process of fitting the cap on the well made the situation worse.
Two California lawmakers urge Congress to pass a bill that would track arsonists. More officers have been added to the arson probe into the Station wildfire.