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Updated 22 January 2013 08:36 AM
TRANSOCEAN, the oil contractor that owned the Deepwater Horizon rig which blew up in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, has reached a $1.4bn (€1.1bn) settlement with the United States Department of Justice.
The deal will see
Transocean pay $400m in criminal penalties, and $1bn in civil charges.
BP, the owner of the well, has already agreed to a $4.5bn settlement over the disaster, which killed 11 men.
The April 2010 explosion at BP's Macondo well resulted in the largest offshore
oil spill in US history.
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A Venezuelan soldier and a motorcyclist died in a confused melee sparked by the opposition's barricading of a Caracas street, officials said on Thursday, boosting the death toll from nearly a month of violence to 20.
IN a federal courtroom high above Lower Manhattan, with a view of the gleaming new World Trade Centre, the first trial of a high-ranking al-Qa'ida figure on charges related to the September 11 attacks has finally begun.
President Vladimir Putin delivered a robust defence of Russia's actions in Crimea and said that he would use force in Ukraine only as a last resort, easing market fears that East-West tension over the former Soviet republic could lead to war.
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Giant cookies, Labrador puppies and chocolate fountains? Irish actress Saoirse Ronan is planning a birthday bash like no other.
Rosanna Davison (29) will be having a midsummer night's dream for her Irish wedding celebrations.
Hollywood actor and charity advocate Sean Penn is in Dublin today as the guest of honour at the Front Line Defenders Awards.
Katy Perry has joked that she is going to give Miley Cyrus "the biggest spanking" after the singer poked fun at her ex John Mayer.
Niall Horan reportedly had to change his number after being bombarded with dirty texts.
Ray Parker Jr has burst into song as he unveiled his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.
Michael Jackson is at the centre of claims he fathered a secret love child 31 years ago.
Imogen Poots has revealed she had never driven a car when she signed up for Need For Speed.
Legendary chat show host Oprah Winfrey stunned one of her Twitter fans when she agreed to give her a couture gown she wore on a magazine cover.
Father Ted creator Graham Linehan is no stranger to controversy, but the outspoken writer has taken his opinionated manner to the next level.