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  1. BP slumps to 2.7 billion loss as oil prices continue to fallOil giant ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    BP's bill for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster totals 54.6 billion US dollars Oil giant BP swung to a 4.2 billion US dollar loss in the first six months of the year after taking another 9.8 billion dollar hit from its Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil prices continued to plunge. The group tumbled into the red after the additional charge for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico explosion and devastating oil spill left it nursing hefty losses in the second quarter of 6.3 billion dollars .

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  2. UPDATE 1-BP misses second-quarter profit forecast on spill chargeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... billion settlement with the U.S. government and five states to resolve most claims from the deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago in the largest corporate settlement in U.S. history. The April 20, 2010, rig explosion and spill killed 11 ...

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  3. BP's bill for oil spill rises to US$54.6 billion after additional settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    LONDON: Oil major BP has reached an additional US$1 billion settlement agreement for claims from local U.S. government entities regarding the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, bringing the total bill to US$54.6 billion, it said on Tuesday. "As part of the agreements in principle, BP agreed to pay up to US$1 billion to resolve claims made by local government entities," the company said in its second-quarter results update.

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  4. Live business blog: Tuesday, July 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... The group tumbled into the red after the additional charge for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico explosion and devastating oil spill left it nursing hefty losses in the second quarter of 6.3 billion dollars (A 4 billion). BP reached an 18.7 billion dollar (A ...

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  5. BP Profit Drops 64% as Oil-Price Slump Outweighs Refining GainsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... BP has dropped 5.8 percent this year in London trading. The stock declined in four of the past five years after an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.

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  6. BP profits fall on low oil priceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    BP has reported a sharp fall in profits for the three months to the end of June as lower oil prices continue to hurt. However, after setting aside $7.5bn for further costs relating to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster, BP recorded a loss of $6.26bn.

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  7. Eight Panhandle Counties Discuss BP MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Five years ago, the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill disaster tainted the Panhandle's sugar-white beaches and emerald green waters. After BP settled earlier this month, eight counties in the Panhandle, from Escambia to Wakulla, are now sharing $1.5 billion for projects and initiatives.

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  8. Volusia property owners likely to pay more for schoolsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... this month, the board accepted a settlement of $1.5 million for lost funding related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Board attorney Ted Doran said Volusia and other government entities that agreed to settle with BP ...

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  9. Judge orders BP to start paying local governments within the next 30 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Press. The larger settlement will primarily fund coastal rebuilding projects after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill damaged much of the Gulf coast environmentally and economically. Jefferson County officials elected to accept $500,000 from BP ...

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  10. North Qld oil slick tests to take timeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABC News

    Authorities say it will take weeks before samples from an oil slick that has been washing up on north Queensland beaches are tested. Investigations are underway, with oil samples being taken from nine out of 14 ships in the area at the time.

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  11. Oil spill in waters off north Queensland prompts calls for tougher...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | ABC News

    As authorities investigate an oil spill in waters off north Queensland, environmentalists are calling for tougher action to keep badly maintained ships from sailing through the waters of the Great Barrier Reef. A 10 kilometre long oil slick was reported by a fisherman on the reef south of Townsville 11 days ago.

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  12. State Senate committees discuss plans for spending $8.9 billion from BP oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Oil puddles in holes and puddles along the edges of islands of Bay Jimmy on April 18, 2012, two years after the BP oil spill. to initial plans for spending $8.9 billion that Louisiana will receive in the aftermath of the BP oil spill , explained by officials with the Louisiana Attorney General's Office and the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority .

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  13. MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A federal judge says BP will begin paying up to $1 billion in settlements to compensate local governments across the Gulf Coast for lost tax revenue and other economic damages they blame on the company's 2010 oil spill. An order issued Monday by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier said all of the payments to local governments must be made within 30 days.

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  14. Has the "Responsible Corporate Officer" doctrine run amok?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Professor Bainbridge on Wine

    ... bounds the Supreme Court first articulated when adopting the RCO doctrine over seventy years ago. The recent oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico and ensuing questions of accountability have brought a controversial legal tool to the forefront, ...

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  15. City of Mobile announces $7.1 million from BP claim settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | WALA

    Mayor Sandy Stimpson today announced a $7.1 million settlement of the City of Mobile's claims against BP related to the 2010 oil spill. After expenses and attorneys' fees, the City will receive $4.7 million to recover lost tax revenue and other damages caused by the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

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  16. 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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  17. BP must pay municipal settlements from 2010 oil spill within 30 days, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    A federal judge in Louisiana has ruled that BP must pay municipalities that accepted settlement offers stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill within 30 days, according to an Associated Press report. The AP reports that Judge Carl Barbier issued an order stating that BP must pay out settlements to local governments in their entirety within the next 30 days.

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  18. BP must pay local government settlements by Aug. 26, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Oil flows from the BP's failed Macondo well in the days after the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon rig explosion. The disaster killed 11 rig workers and set off the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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  19. Special Report: Deep Sea Diagnosis, Tuesday at 10 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIII

    It's been over five years since the devastating BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Although many consider the cleanup a success, one Corpus Christi science professor is conducting research to ensure the safety of our health.

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  20. What to Expect When BP Releases Earnings Results TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    ... $18.7 billion settlement with federal and local government agencies in five states for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Shares of BP are trading lower by 0.71% to $36.31 on Monday morning as oil prices continue to fall. WTI crude was down by ...

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