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Tue February 1, 2011
Business

BP To Resume Paying Dividends To Shareholders

While it has posted a huge loss for the last year, oil giant BP says it will resume paying quarterly dividends to its shareholders. Dividends were put on hold after the Gulf oil spill. In Tuesday's quarterly earnings report, BP now puts the cost of that disaster at more than $40 billion. NPR's Jeff Brady has details.

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