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3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Why BP Will Overcome Fears To Produce Long-Term Value

That management continues to uncover ways to reward shareholders with higher profits and dividends is a testament to their skill.

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Related Topix: BP plc, Oil & Gas, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Transocean, Chevron Corporation

7 hrs ago | Washington Post

In the Loop: In the Loop: Obama isn't fond of speaking from the Oval Office

President Obama was last seen speaking from the Oval Office on national television in August 2010.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing, Washington, US News, George Bush

11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Impact of Deepwater Horizon oil spill on coral is deeper and broader than predicted

A new discovery of two additional coral communities showing signs of damage from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill expands the impact footprint of the 2010 spill in the Gulf of... A new discovery of two additional coral communities showing signs of damage from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill expands the impact footprint of the 2010 spill in the Gulf ... (more)

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Related Topix: Penn State University Park

15 hrs ago | Oil Change

Subsidy Spotlight: Paid to Pollute and Poison

A wife and mother of two from Venice, Louisiana, Kindra Arnesen says her life can be divided into two chapters: before April 20, 2010, and after.

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Related Topix: Venice, LA

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bangkok Post

In Rayong, oil spill recovery is only...

Tourists have returned to Koh Samet to find little trace of last year's disaster, but fishermen and marine scientists tell a different story The turquoise sea surrounding Koh Samet bears no visible sign of the crude oil from last year's spill that drew international headlines.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood, Environment, Science

Sat Jul 26, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Employees of Market Basket deserve praise

This editorial is being written as thousands of Market Basket workers rally in Tewksbury, Mass., in support of ousted Chief Executive Officer Arthur T. Demoulas, lovingly known as Artie T. Arthur T. Demoulas was ousted last month by a faction led by his cousin Arthur S. Demoulas and replaced by Chief Executive Officers Felicia Thornton and James ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tewksbury, MA, Lowell, MA, Opinion

Dominion Post

Greens campaign on clean seas

A ban on deep sea drilling and compulsory shipping lanes for coastal shipping are among the proposals announced by the Greens today to protect New Zealand beaches from oil spills.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Trial date to be set in ex-BP exec's case

A judge is getting ready to set a new trial date for a former BP executive charged with obstructing a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Woman sentenced for oil spill fraud

A man who thought he'd go in and easily rob an East Texas grocery store Thursday morning ended up getting the scare of his life and leaving empty-handed.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison

NOLA.com

Mat of tar from BP oil spill being cleaned up near Pensacola, Fla., newspaper reports

Crews continue working at Fort Pickens beach near Pensacola, Fla., to clean up a large mat of tar submerged in the surf as a result of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010, the Pensacola News Journal reports.

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Related Topix: Pensacola, FL

The Mississippi Press

Bay St. Louis woman sentenced to 6 months in federal oil spill fraud case

Bay St. Louis resident Katisha Lombardo Deroche, 32, was sentenced Thursday to six months in federal prison, six months in a community correction center and three years of supervised release for mail fraud in connection with the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

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Related Topix: Bay St. Louis, MS, Federal Prisons, Prison

Alabama Live

Address flood insurance and the environment with RESTORE Act funding

Many Alabamians may find it hard to believe that July 15th of this year marked four years since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill was capped in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Related Topix: Alabama, Natural Disasters, Flood, Orange Beach, AL, Baldwin County, AL, Opinion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bride's Magazine

Ashlan Gorse & Philippe Cousteau's Fairytale Wedding at a French Chateau

Entertainment journalist Ashlan Gorse had absolutely no expectation that attending a talk about the BP Oil Spill would result in her meeting her future husband.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Spill, Photography, Arts, Wine, Drink

The Georgia Straight

Amazon pipeline rupture kills fish, sickens people

CUNINICO, Peru-On the last day of June, Roger MangA a Vega watched an oil slick and a mass of dead fish float past this tiny Kukama Indian community and into the MaraA A3n River, a major tributary of the Amazon.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Columbia University, New York

Limerick Today

Labours of Hercules: Shannon to be a base for humanitarian flights

SHANNON will be used as a launching pad for humanitarian and environmental disaster relief efforts after the airport agred a partnersip with the ASL Aviation Group to base Hercules aircraft here.

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Related Topix: World War Z

Navy Times

Surveys explore U-boat wreckage in Gulf of Mexico

The photos taken nearly a mile under the Gulf of Mexico are so clear that small holes are visible in a lifeboat that may have gone down or been scuttled when a passenger ship was sunk by a Nazi submarine in 1942.

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Related Topix: National Geographic, Vocal, US Military, US Navy

KXXV-TV Waco

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

The photos taken nearly a mile under the Gulf of Mexico are so clear that small holes are visible in a lifeboat that may have gone down with a passenger ship sunk in 1942 by a Nazi submarine, or may have been scuttled after passengers and crew were rescued.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Oil Change

Subsidy Spotlight: Paid to Pollute and Poison

A wife and mother of two from Venice, Louisiana, Kindra Arnesen says her life can be divided into two chapters: before April 20, 2010, and after.

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Related Topix: Venice, LA

WCTV Tallahassee

Nine Sentenced for Filing Fraudulent BP Oil Spill Claims

Pamela C. Marsh, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, announced today that nine individuals have been sentenced in federal court in the past two months for filing false claims with the Gulf Coast Claims Facility related to the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Related Topix: Pensacola, FL, Fort Walton Beach, FL

Scientific American

Oil Spill in Amazon Sickens Villagers, Kills Fish

A recent rupture of Peru's 39-year-old northern crude oil pipeline has terrified Kukama villagers along the Maran River In this part of the Maran valley, the nearest health center is more than an hour away by boat and does not have a doctor.

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Related Topix: Spill, Boat Disaster, Columbia University

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