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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Fire boat response crews battled the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 21, 2010.
3 hrs ago | Business Journal
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4 hrs ago | RedOrbit
Image Caption: CARTHE scientists deployed over 300 GPS-equipped surface current drifters in the Gulf of Mexico near the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill during the Grand Lagrangian Deployment, July 2012.
BP Plc won't face a $256 billion lawsuit brought by a whistle-blower who claimed the company's Atlantis oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico was unsafe.
The US Treasury Department has issued new rules to divvy up fines paid to Gulf Coast states by BP and Transocean as the result of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster.
NEW ORLEANS A group of plaintiffs' law firms is asking U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier to reverse his decision and allow oil spill cleanup workers to collect medical settlement payments of up to $60,700 if they suffered skin or respiratory ailments from chemical exposure, but didn't get diagnosed until after the settlement was reached in 2012.
Two lanes on Interstate Highway 280 in Los Altos are closed Thursday morning due to an overturned vehicle and an oil slick, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The spill has affected drinking water for thousands of people in the region, forcing schools to shut down.
LOOP's Offshore Marine Terminal suspended its crude oil offloading operations on August 13 while investigating an oil sheen discovered along the pipeline.
A shot of the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig as it burned in April 2010. Working-class heroes and a five-year gestation period are among the axioms for making a fact-based movie in Hollywood.
Actor Mark Wahlberg is rumored to be in talks for a role in an upcoming movie about the 2010 BP oil spill.
"Margin Call" and "All is Lost" director J.C. Chandor will direct an upcoming movie based on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
The federal government has sold more than 400,000 acres in the Gulf of Mexico off the Texas coast for oil and gas exploration and development, an official with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said Wednesday.
RADiUS announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media's critically-acclaimed, SXSW Grand Jury Award-winning film, THE GREAT INVISIBLE , written and directed by Margaret Brown, whose THE ORDER OF MYTHS won both a Peabody and Independent Spirit Award.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico is the largest accidental marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry.
A new study of the ocean circulation patterns at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill reveals the significant role small-scale ocean currents play in the spread of pollutants.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:17 am
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