Initial signs are that BP’s attempt at the “top kill” procedure to plug the leak aboard the sunken Deepwater Horizon oil well are working, but results are not certain yet. Meanwhile, President Obama is extending a moratorium on new offshore drilling for six months and canceling planned projects in the western Gulf of Mexico, Alaska and Virginia.
North Korea threatened “all out war” with South Korea after its navy conducted anti-submarine exercises today amid quickly rising tensions between the neighboring countries.
With the expected grand production of the “American Idol” in the books for the ninth season, there are opportunities and moments of caution.
Left for dead three days ago, the Orlando Magic climbed to within a 3-2 deficit in the NBA’s Eastern Conference Finals with a blowout win over the Boston Celtics.