Close BP shuts down internal oil spill claims program BP has shut down its internal oil spill claims program that had been used to help claimants recoup loses from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. As of April 2014, the program had only paid out $12 million. WBIR 11:22 AM. EDT June 24, 2014 JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Newport Animal Shelter likely to close Scanner audio of the moment the escaped Georgia inmates were captured Terrifying moments that led up inmates' surrender Suspect assaults officers during traffic stop Woman's surprise visit by Crusoe Deputies: Boy kept in harness bolted to floor Newport animal shelter could close Homicide charges for missing woman's daughter Search continues for escaped inmates Pet of the Week: Discounted Pet Adoptions More Stories Bible verse at KPD HQ to be moved following complaint Jul 26, 2017, 11:35 a.m. Recordings show man's fatal encounter with deputy;… Jul 26, 2017, 8:22 p.m. Church message: God good, sin bad, too hot to change… Jul 26, 2017, 12:37 p.m.