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26 min ago | ThinkProgress
This April 21, 2010 file photo shows oil in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, as a large plume of smoke rises from fires on BP's Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig.
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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
BP Plc won the right to again compete for U.S. contracts and for new leases in the Gulf of Mexico, where its massive 2010 oil spill prompted regulators to bar it from new government business.
8 hrs ago | Ananova
Energy giant BP's ban on exploring for oil in the Gulf of Mexico and winning US government contracts has been lifted - nearly four years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
The world premiere of Spill , a multimedia play inspired by the 2010 British Petroleum oil spill that is written and directed by Leigh Fondakowski in collaboration with Reeva Wortel, officially opens March 14, following previews that began March 12. Spill , about the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, is the co-creation of ... (more)
An oil slick on the sea. A purported wrong turn to the west seen on military radar.
The lawyer for a BP engineer found guilty of obstructing an investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill urged a judge to throw out the conviction Thursday, arguing the evidence was insufficient and the jury forewoman heard statements outside of the trial that influenced the panel's decision.
A team of researchers from the University of Georgia and other institutions will return to the Gulf of Mexico to assess the environmental impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout that discharged roughly 5 million gallons of oil into the ocean over a period of 84 days.
Black Horizon By James Grippando Through his 21 novels, James Grippando has found new ways of telling stories about the intricacies of Florida, drawing inspiration from real events.
A former BP engineer is returning to federal court as he seeks to undo his obstruction of justice conviction in the government's investigation of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster.
Early Saturday morning, Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 vanished from radar screens and lost contact with air traffic control.
In January 2014, the Federal Reserve issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking in which it raised questions regarding increased limits and restrictions on the physical commodities activities of financial holding companies under the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 .1 The Federal Reserve cites recent environmental events as a reason for its ... (more)
Here are our quick look at the top 5 things to do in Baton Rouge this weekend, as picked by NOLA.com We've culled the family-friendly, date-appropriate and adults-only music, performances and festival events around Baton Rouge for this weekend's best choices.
Tuesday was a transition day at South by Southwest, which means the film festival is coming to an end, and the music venues are tuning up.
Fishermen affected by the oil spills in the Gulf of Paria are being paid a daily rate of $1,200, while they wait for the green light to resume fishing.
BP Plc's bid to temporarily halt payments under its $9.2 billion oil-spill settlement so that heightened accounting and fraud safeguards can be established was rejected by a federal judge in New Orleans.
Swine Palace will produce the world premiere of Leigh Fondakowski 's SPILL, which will play today, March 12-30, 2014.