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BP to be allowed back in to the Gulf of Mexico
BP will be allowed back into the Gulf of Mexico to seek oil.
The company reached an agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday.
This comes four years after the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion.
It killed 11 rig workers and spilled millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico.
BP will be allowed to bid for new leases starting next week.
Oil analysts say this agreement with the EPA is an important step for BP's recovery.
Environmental groups are against the decision.