Here we have some news from this week, national and international ones.
L OUISIANA OIL SPILL <ul><li>The catastrophic explosion that caused an oil spill from a BP offshore drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the shoreline early Friday morning. The leak is currently releasing 5,000 barrels of oil per day, and efforts to manage the spill with controlled burning, dispersal and plugging the leak were unsuccessful. </li></ul><ul><li>This oil spill is on track to become the worst oil spill in history. </li></ul>
<ul><li>In a photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, gas from the Deepwater Horizon wellhead is burned by the drillship Discoverer Enterprise, in a process known as flaring, on May 16. </li></ul>
The cloud of ash from the volcano erupting Icelandic forced the closure of the main London airports, Heathrow and Gatwick and London City, and is expected to cause serious disruption to departures and arrivals for the rest of the week. A total of 140 flights were canceled at Spanish airports by the restrictions at London airports of Heathrow and Gatwick, Dublin Airport and Amsterdam and Rotterdam.
<ul><li>Without much explanation, just by reading a point of order, members of the six fractions that drive the wage increase </li></ul><ul><li>Congress members suspended until Monday the discussion about the merits of the project. </li></ul>