Turnbull attacks Rudd's climate change 'cowardice'
Former federal Opposition leader Malcolm Turnbull has accused Prime Minister Kevin Rudd of being a coward on the issue of climate change.
BP must pay for clean-up, Obama tells Cameron
US president Barack Obama told British prime minister David Cameron that he will insist BP pays clean-up costs and meets economic claims from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
BP to shell out billions over devastating oil spill
BP's liabilities have sky-rocketed in tandem with estimates of the growing scale of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, as analysts believe the company may eventually pay out more than $US4 billion.