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  1. The case against the opioid industryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... settlement in 1998 and, more recently, helped negotiate a settlement of lawsuits against BP for its massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Moore is coordinating his suits with those of 30-plus states that are also suing the drug companies and with ...

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  2. LRAUV: Arctic Oil-Spill-Mapping Robot Put to the TestRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... ADAC Executive Director retired Major General Randy "Church" Kee. LRAUV Put to the Test: Researchers simulated an oil spill by releasing a neon green biodegradable dye from a vessel of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (left), while ...

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  3. Strong Body, Sharp Mind? Author Who Skis At 85 Tells How It WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | HealthCentral

    ... by President Obama to be his chief counsel for the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Fred has been on the StrongPath for 34 years and is known for his skiing prowess even at age 85. Steven Droullard is author ...

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  4. 'Beyond foolish' not to study possible oil spills in Gulf Stream, drilling opponents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    ... recent approval of seismic testing off the East Coast, a major step toward drilling. "Failing to conduct basic (oil spill) modeling is beyond foolish," said Diane Hoskins, campaign manager for Oceana, an ocean conservation group. "President Trump's ...

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  5. Trump Wants to Weaken Clean-Water RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The New York Times

    ... during a Republican administration, just three years after the Cuyahoga River caught on fire in Cleveland and an oil spill coated beaches in Santa Barbara, Calif. Five years later, in 1977, the E.P.A. and the Army Corps of Engineers, which oversees ...

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  6. The Energy 202: Why climate activists stormed Pelosi's office...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... created in 2007. Before being disbanded by Republicans in 2011, that panel held hearings on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and helped shape the last major piece of climate legislation in Congress - a cap-and-trade measure that ultimately died in ...

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  7. University of Florida leads effort to restore Cedar Key oysters Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Daily Commercial

    ... and sea level rise. It was funded by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation through the Deepwater Horizon oil spill settlement, without using state or federal tax dollars. A team of UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Science scientists ...

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  8. Looking back at the Deepwater Horizon spill 8 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | SCUBA News...

    That is exactly what happened to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, one of the biggest industrial catastrophes, and one of the worst accidental oil spills, of all time, which destroyed ecosystems, sparked a global response, and cost the company responsible, British Petroleum a lot of money in clean up costs and legal action. It's incredible to think that the incident in question took place 8 years ago! That's the length of two Presidential terms, the equivalent of the time between 3 Olympics and 3 Winter Olympics, and back when Matt Smith had just become the star of Doctor Who.

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  9. Make great shrimp without the butter-and-oil slickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | New Jersey Herald

    Shrimp scampi is rarely awful -- it's unusual for things to go terribly wrong when garlic, wine and butter are involved -- but restaurant versions always make me wish I'd ordered differently. I have never been presented with the ultimate scampi, the one that I can almost taste when I peruse the menu: perfectly cooked, briny beauties in a garlicky, buttery white wine sauce.

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  10. Walton to get $2.2 million for inmate education Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Walton Sun

    Triumph Gulf Coast board members voted Friday to approve $2,217,965 toward technical education and certification training programs for Walton County inmates. The board, which manages funds from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill settlement, also awarded money to Franklin, Gulf and Bay counties that will go to workforce training and entrepreneurial projects.

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  11. Walton County receives $2.2 million for inmate education Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... training programs for Walton County inmates. The board, which manages funds from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill settlement, awarded also funds to Franklin, Gulf and Bay counties that will go to workforce training and entrepreneurial projects. ...

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  12. Council to consider resolution against Trafigura projectRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... 4 City Councilman Greg Smith. "It brought our beaches to their knees for about six months," said Smith. "That oil spill was several hundred miles away, if we would have one 12 miles away, with all that oil coming ashore, it would be bad." Smith is ...

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  13. A devastating report details a 'monumental' assault on science at the Department of the InteriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of offshore oil and gas development, which had been requested by Interior itself after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The Forest Service, an Interior agency, truncated a two-year environmental impact assessment of ...

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  14. Make great shrimp scampi without the butter-and-oil slickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Shrimp scampi is rarely awful_it's unusual for things to go terribly wrong when garlic, wine and butter are involved_but restaurant versions always make me wish I'd ordered differently. I have never been presented with the ultimate scampi, the one that I can almost taste when I peruse the menu: perfectly cooked, briny beauties in a garlicky, buttery white wine sauce.

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  15. Blowout Preventers Market Advanced Technologies and Innovations 2017-2027Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | SBWire

    ... gas exploration companies are focussing on ensuring the safety of the devices and equipment owing to the various oil spill incidents happened at various regions of the world such as Exxon Valdez oil spill and deepwater-horizon oil spill. Blowout ...

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  16. Opinion: Beverage companies are helping protect Florida's beaches, waterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Florida Trend

    ... are still struggling to find out. More from the Bradenton Herald . Three projects are seeking millions in BP oil spill recovery dollars to help revitalize the oyster industry in Franklin and Wakulla counties. The proposals are among the dozens of ...

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  17. 'Oil slick' covers large stretch of River Thames in OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Oxford Times

    The Environment Agency was told that the Thames spill stretched from Preachers Lane to the Ice rink. Another passerby said it stretched all the way up to railway bridge.

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  18. The Easiest Way to Infuse Any Spirit With Real Coconut FlavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Lifehacker

    If the words "coconut rum" bring forth a small wave of nausea, it's quite possible your experience with coconut-flavored spirits have been limited to Malibu . But real, delicious coconut flavor is a delight and it can be added to any spirit-not just rum-by "washing" the booze with a little coconut oil.

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  19. Florida Waits As The American Petroleum Institute's Offshore' Campaign Heads to Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | News Talk Florida

    ... even calling for a special legislative session on the issue. Crist held that special session after the massive oil spill in the Gulf in 2010. However, while Crist started drifting to the left and that and other issues to run for the U.S. Senate in ...

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  20. Petrobras, Murphy to Explore in GoMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Marine News

    ... of subsea equipment for the offshore oil and gas... Sea-state monitoring firm Miros Group is set to supply eight Oil Spill Detection (OSD) systems to Brazilian oil major Petrobras... Brazil has more than doubled the number of risky ship-to-ship oil ...

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