BP agreed to pay $4.5 billion in penalties, including a record $1.256 billion criminal fine.
US Attorney General Eric Holder called the deal a "critical step forward" but was adamant that it did not end the government's criminal investigation of the spill.
West Indies vs India, 1st Test, Day 2
'Madaari' Vs 'M-Cream', What's Your Pick This Week?
India Couture Week 2016: Manish Malhotra Recreates the Magic of Persia
India's 'Women Power' at Rio Olympics
Zika Scares Stars Away From Rio Olympics
CNN name, logo and all associated elements ® and © 2016 Cable News Network LP, LLLP. A Time Warner Company. All rights reserved. CNN and the CNN logo are registered marks of Cable News Network, LP LLLP displayed with permission. Use of the CNN name and/or logo on or as part of NEWS18.com does not derogate from the intellectual property rights of Cable News Network in respect of them.
© Copyright Network18 Media and Investments Ltd 2016. All rights reserved.