Judge says BP 'grossly negligent' in Gulf spill; $18 billion in fines possible

  • by: MICHAEL KUNZELMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 4, 2014 - 8:37 PM

NEW ORLEANS — BP could be looking at close to $18 billion in additional fines over the nation's worst offshore oil spill after a federal judge ruled Thursday that the company acted with "gross negligence" in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster.

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