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Halliburton enters plea to BP spill-related charge

Halliburton Energy Services has been arraigned on a charge that the Houston-based company destroyed evidence following BP's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Full story

Halliburton has incentive to cut another deal

Halliburton has resolved a Justice Department criminal probe of its role in the Gulf oil spill by agreeing to pay a $200,000 fine and admitting it destroyed evidence, but the company still has a powerful incentive to cut another deal with businesses and residents. Full story

Haliburton pleads guilty to destroying evidence

   Government officials say Halliburton has pleaded guilty to destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf oil spill. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest. Halliburton will play the maximum available statutory fine, which is only $200,000.

Halliburton to plead guilty to destroying evidence

   Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying evidence in the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. They will pay a $200,000 fine, the maximum statutory fine possible. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports.

Feds: Halliburton agrees to plead guilty in spill

Halliburton Energy Services has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence in connection with the 2010 Gulf oil spill, the Department of Justice said Thursday. Full story

US seeks data on fracking business from companies

Federal officials have contacted Halliburton Co. and Baker Hughes Inc. as part of an antitrust investigation into an oil and gas drilling process used in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Full story

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File photo of the company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices in Houston
File photo of the company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices in Houston

The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston, Texas in this April 6, 2012 file photo. Halliburton Co, the world's second-largest oilfield services company, posted higher-than-expected quarterly profit as it made headway outside its home U.S. market, which ha

The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston
The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston

The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston, Texas April 6, 2012. REUTERS/Richard Carson