July 17th, 2012
08:46 PM ET

Battle over Arctic oil: Can Shell Oil handle an Arctic oil spill?

Pete Slaiby, vice president of Shell Oil in Alaska says drilling in Alaska will be the  "most complex, most difficult wells we've drilled in company history."

He also said Shell's assets are developed to work in ice. But, is Shell Oil ready if there's an oil spill? The world realized in 2010 that the oil industry was not ready with adequate technology to stop the gulf oil spill.

Can Shell Oil handle an Arctic oil spill? CNN'S Miguel Marquez reports.


Filed under: OutFront Exclusive
July 17th, 2012
08:37 PM ET

Flesh-eating bacteria victim's recovery: Father says it's "an amazing accomplishment"

Aimee Copeland, the 24-year-old victim of a flesh-eating bacteria continues to recover in rehab after losing parts from four limbs.

Aimee's father, Andy Copeland is OutFront with new details on her recovery.

Filed under: Neat Guest • News
July 17th, 2012
08:26 PM ET

Merchants of Death: International arms dealers operating in global conflict zones

The head of Conflict Awareness Project, an international non-governmental organization said Tuesday that the Justice Department is considering the possibility of extraditing convicted international arms dealer, Viktor Bout to Russia.

Bout also known as "The Merchant of Death" was sentenced to 25 years in prison.

OutFront tonight: Kathi Austin, executive director of the Conflict Awareness Project. Austin met with members of the United Nations today and is calling for the UN to not only focus on the top arms dealers, but the middle men. FULL POST

Filed under: Crime • International • News
July 17th, 2012
08:10 PM ET

Romney doubles down on tax returns: Dems will 'pick through, distort and lie'

Mitt Romney continues to stand firm against calls for him to release additional personal income tax returns. He said Tuesday, "I am simply not enthusiastic about giving them hundreds or thousands of more pages to pick through, distort and lie about."

OutFront tonight: CNN contributors John AvlonReihan Salam and Democratic Strategist, Jonathan Prince.


Filed under: 2012 Election • News • Politics
July 17th, 2012
07:54 PM ET

Bernanke says NO to stimulus addicts

CNN's Erin Burnett discusses the news from the Fed about not providing any additional stimulus to help U.S. avoid its fiscal cliff.

Stephen Moore from the Wall Street Journal Editorial Board and  Christian Weller, Fellow for the Center of American Progress goes OutFront.


Filed under: Economy • News • Politics
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