BP's Top Cap is Working, But Oil Spill is Still Spreading

BP's top cap is now siphoning more than half of the oil spewing from its damaged well in the Gulf of Mexico, but officials admit that the size of the slick is still growing and become more unmanageable with each passing day. Though the containment cap was able to siphon off some 472,000 gallons, that still left massive quantities of oil spilling into the Gulf. 336,000 gallons of oil spewed into the open ocean today, said officials, adding to the approximately 39 million gallons of oil that...Full Story
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