Bp Could Kill Gulf Well In Four Days: U.s.

BP could kill Gulf well in four days: U.S.

HOUSTON (Reuters) - BP Plc's ruptured Gulf of Mexico well that caused the biggest U.S. offshore oil spill ever could be killed for good within four days, the U.S. official overseeing the spill response said on Wednesday.

Senh: Finally. Hopefully, it stays dead, and not come back to life like monsters in horror films.

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