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  1. Jet-setting heir to Red Bull fortune sought in fatal hit-and-run of Thai policemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, whose grandfather co-founded energy drink company Red Bull, leaves a house in London on April 5. The sleek black Ferrari failed to stop when it smacked into the police officer's motorcycle. Instead, the car allegedly shot on, dragging the body down Sukhumvit Road on an early Bangkok morning in September, 2012.

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  2. Trump's FEMA administrator faces first big testRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    ... leading the Alabama Emergency Management Agency from 2008 to 2011, including during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The position of FEMA administrator is often a low-key role, but that can all change with one storm. Just ask Michael Brown, who ...

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  3. FEMA chief Long a veteran of gov't disaster responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... and other states during 14 disasters. He was Alabama's on-site commander after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. In the private sector, the city of Houston was his client. In June, the Senate confirmed Long to lead FEMA and ...

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  4. NJIT Oil spill expert assesses use of deep-sea dispersants in Deepwater Horizon cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... workers on the scene from the full brunt of the pollution. "Government and industry responders were faced with an oil spill of unprecedented size and sea depth, pitting them in a high-stakes battle against big unknowns," Christopher Reddy, a senior ...

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  5. Dispersants improved air quality for responders at Deepwater HorizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... decreased the amount of oil that escaped into the sea. "Government and industry responders were faced with an oil spill of unprecedented size and sea depth, pitting them in a high-stakes battle against big unknowns," Reddy and Arey wrote in an ...

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  6. DFO confirms Witless Bay oil slick from American fishing shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | CBC News

    This is a look at the oil spreading over Witless Bay from the side of the Molly Bawn Whale and Puffin Tours ship. Jeannine Winkel of Molly Bawn Whale and Puffin Tours said she first noticed the rainbow-like streaks on the water just before 2:00 p.m. Friday when the tour boat set out for its first run of the day.

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  7. Go with the flow to unearth comedy gold at the FringeRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Sometimes you get the best out of the Fringe simply by going with the flow. Peter Buckley Hill's Free Fringe and everything that came in its wake means that we have the opportunity to dip toes in comedy waters all across the city without drowning financially.

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  8. Intertidal oyster reefs, which provide crucial marine habitat and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... coast. That pressure on Texas oysters significantly increased in 2010 when the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill shut down commercial oystering from Louisiana to Florida, driving up the demand for Texas oysters. Then came a four-year, ...

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  9. Letter: Make it easier to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    On Saturday, Aug. 19, the final resting place of the USS Indianapolis was discovered, 18,000 feet down in the Philippine Sea. The news of this was mostly overshadowed - or should I say 'eclipsed'? - by the impending solar theatrics.

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  10. Oil slick reported in ecological reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Telegram

    There is concern for baby puffins and other seabirds within the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve due to an oil slick discovered Friday off the Southern Shore coast. "It is a massive oil slick, about half a mile by two miles and seemed to be expanding between Green Island and Great Island," Winkel said.

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  11. How Trump Can Avoid Turning Hurricane Harvey Into Another Katrina DisasterRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    ... running Alabama's emergency management agency. He also oversaw that state's response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The worst effects of Harvey are likely to be experienced by only one state, Texas, meaning there's only one state bureaucracy ...

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  12. Houston firm's plan moves ahead to become first to drill in Arctic watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... there was ice on the water. "Given Hilcorp's history of two recent major pipeline leaks in Alaska's Cook Inlet, an oil spill in Louisiana, and a number of significant fines for violating state drilling requirements, there are many reasons to doubt ...

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  13. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.

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  14. 3 West Coast governors to Trump: No coastal drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... resolute ally of Big Oil, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry urged against a rush to judgment with the 2010 Gulf oil spill, saying: "We don't know what the event that has allowed for this massive oil to be released. And until we know that, I hope ...

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  15. Simmons Hanly Conroy attorneys listed in Best Lawyers 2018 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... numerous national multidistrict litigations, including Vioxx, Toyota Unintended Acceleration, BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, DePuy Pinnacle and the Volkswagen Emission Scandal. The firm also represents small and mid-size corporations, inventors and ...

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  16. Moisturize meRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Ask MetaFilter

    I am in the process of overhauling my skincare game and the one missing piece is a lightweight, mid-price moisturizer for hot weather. It doesn't need to have SPF, as I have a separate sunscreen.

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  17. Leadership, Unity in Crisis Theme Of - Lessons of History' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    ... as National Incident Commander to take charge of the total federal government response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. "I believe you have to have unity of effort in addressing a crisis," Allen said. "You have to get ...

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  18. Honoring Groucho Marx; Runoff killing life in our seas | FeedbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... of Mexico "dead zone" is now larger than ever - the size of New Jersey, dwarfing the infamous Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010. Dead zones, where no aquatic life survives, are created by agricultural runoff from Midwestern factory farms, which is ...

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  19. Banner Year in Mississippi Gulf Coast Real Estate Sales Creates...Read the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... to overcome the effects of Hurricane Katrina, the decline of the national economy, and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is now bearing fruit, with 2017 showing indicators of recovery. In real estate, according to prominent local Realtor Sherry Owen, ...

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  20. Letter: A dire threat to Gulf lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Editor of the Reformer: The Washington Post reports that the Gulf of Mexico "dead zone" is now larger than ever - the size of New Jersey, dwarfing the infamous Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010. Dead zones - where no aquatic life survives, are created by agricultural runoff from Midwestern factory farms, which is dumped into the Gulf by the Mississippi River.

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