Texas Gains 3 Rigs As US Rig Count Rises To 1,008The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by five this week to 1,008.
CBS News: BP Checking For Possible Oil Leaks At Deepwater Disaster SiteBP has been going to the site of the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico with the Coast Guard to see if any more oil is seeping through the capped containment dome, CBS News is reporting.
2 Reported Dead, 4 Badly Burned After Gulf Platform FireCoast Guard officials say they are investigating a fire at an oil drilling platform off the coast of Louisiana.

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