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Oil rig explosion claimed 11 lives; their families cope with grief and seek answers

The families have no rallying point: Each worker came from a different town. And while other recent tragedies had a collective moment of silence, the focus in the Gulf turned promptly to the leak.

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The oil rig's forgotten few
Article | EUNICE, LA. -- Keith Jones lingered outside the imposing doors of St. Anthony's Catholic Church debating whether to step into the memorial service inside. Earlier, back at the funeral home, Jones had introduced himself to the family of Blair Manuel, one of the 11 victims of the oil rig explosion...

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