Miles O'Brien

Miles O'Brien

Recent Stories


Questions surround BP's safety record

The BP oil leak on the Deepwater Horizon has passed the six-week mark and continues to gush oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Many are now asking how the company continually received permission to drill with 760 safety violations.

Business, Economics and Jobs

New jobs numbers disappoint

The U.S. economy gained 431,000 jobs last month, according to numbers released this morning from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. Lakshman Achuthan, managing director at the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI), joins us to parse the numbers.