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BP shuts down major Alaskan oil field

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Oil giant BP has indefinitely shut down the nation's biggest oilfield after finding a pipeline leak, removing about 8 percent of U.S. oil production and stoking fears that already high gas prices will shoot up further.


http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060807/ap_on_bi_ge/oil_field_shutdown

This should make for an interesting start on oil trading for a monday morning.

Tim
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