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  1. 672,000-gallon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was nearly unseenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | New York Daily News

    When 672,000 gallons of oil poured into the ocean, a mile below its surface, there was none of the typical black slime rising to the top

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  2. Tuesday preview: WPP to remain under pressure, BP's spill costs banished?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | Live Charts

    ... exploration write-off and weaker than expected oil trading earnings. Also, costs from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which have dogged the company since 2010's ecological disaster, should fall significantly from here. The ...

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  3. Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | IntersportsWire

    ... last three months. Despite those positives, the new and more stringent regulations following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has made deepwater drilling activity prohibitively expensive for exploration and production companies. Going forward, the ...

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  4. How a 672,000-gallon oil spill was nearly invisibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 29 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... of the ocean, the oil seemed to have completely disappeared, and it was not expected to affect the shoreline. The oil spill appeared to be the largest since the Deepwater Horizon explosion in 2010, when 4 million barrels of oil leaked over nearly ...

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  5. Claimant Id 100218776 v. BP Exploration Production Incorporated BP America Production Company BPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... stated below, we agree that RCCL is ineligible to join the Class and therefore AFFIRM. The Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the ensuing Settlement Agreement "are no strangers to this court." 1 Because the sole issue presented here is whether RCCL is ...

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  6. Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | The Breeze

    ... last three months. Despite those positives, the new and more stringent regulations following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has made deepwater drilling activity prohibitively expensive for exploration and production companies. Going forward, the ...

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  7. Chevron abandons drilling plans in Great Australian BightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Green Left Weekly

    A protest against oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight on Adelaide's Glenelg Beach on May 16 2015: photo The Wilderness Society Chevron has become the second big oil company to abandon plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight off the South Australian coast, a year after BP cancelled its plans to drill. Oil companies say the Bight has similar potential to the Gulf of Mexico, site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010, which was the largest marine oil spill in history and killed 11 people.

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  8. Study: Even small amounts of oil made birds near Deepwater Horizon sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Birder's World

    A Great Blue Heron stands on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico as BP oil workers clean the beach on June 9, 2010 in Perdido Key, Florida. Photo by Cheryl Casey/Shutterstock Photos from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on April 20, 2010, show heartbreaking images of deceased or soon-to-be-deceased sea life - birds, fish, sea turtles, and mammals - cloaked in thick black grime.

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  9. 2010 oil spill funds remain elusive for coastal countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A weekly report from Bay County's RESTORE Act coordinator lays out the steps he must follow on the path to securing the county's Deepwater Horizon oil spill money: Update the status of Pot 1 grant applications, meet with finance staff, prepare for committee workshops, catch up the assistant city manager on the Carl Gray project. There are people to coordinate with - the EPA, the college, the military, the U.S. treasury, the remaining Gulf Coast counties - and bureaucratic terminology.

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  10. Company estimates 672,000 gallons of oil spilled off LA coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The U.S. Coast Guard and federal agencies continue to respond to an oil spill off the coast of Louisiana that reportedly dumped 672,000 gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The oil discharged from a damaged LLOG Exploration Company pipeline about 40 miles south of Venice, LA, according to a news release from the Coast Guard.

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  11. Flood buyouts, a bigger oil spill and Medicaid contracts: Louisiana politics todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Around the country, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent to buy back individual homes from people who have flooded repeatedly. But buying out a whole neighborhood is uncommon.

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  12. Captain's Log: Santa Barbara Channel's Oil Patch - Is it a Spill or Seepage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Noozhawk

    Nearshore waters off of Isla Vista and Ellwood are often an oily mess, with widespread oil sheens and long lines of dirty crud. Many times over the years I've heard boaters new to the area radio the U.S. Coast Guard that they have discovered an oil spill.

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  13. BP chairman who presided over Gulf spill crisis to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... committed to playing a leading role in the energy transition while delivering oil and gas more efficiently." The oil spill has cost the company dearly, with some $63.2 billion in costs related to the accident. The spill leaked more than 3 million ...

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  14. Arctic Research Explores the 'Roomba' ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Marine News

    The pace and quality of oil spill research in the United States typically ebbs and flows as a function of two, if not three important variables. First, after the 1989 Exxon Valdez grounding, there was a flurry of activity to ramp up oil spill research because it had been dormant for so long.

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  15. BP chairman who oversaw Deepwater Horizon spill to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... committed to playing a leading role in the energy transition while delivering oil and gas more efficiently." The oil spill has cost the company dearly, with some $63.2 billion in costs related to the accident. The spill leaked more than 3 million ...

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  16. BP Chairman Svanberg to Retire; Search Starts for SuccessorRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    BP Plc said Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg will retire after overseeing the London-based oil giant through some of the most tumultuous years in its history. Svanberg, 65, joined BP just months before the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion -- a disaster that killed 11 people and triggered the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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  17. UPDATE 1-BP's Chairman Svanberg to step down as Macondo pain subsidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Reuters

    BP's Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg who helped navigate the British company through the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, announced his intention to step down after nearly 8 years in the post. BP rarely replaces both its chairman and chief executive in close succession, so the decision means current CEO Bob Dudley, who also took office in 2010, is likely to remain in his position for some time yet, according to company sources.

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  18. BP chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg, who has announced plans to step down from the oil majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Wharfedale Observer

    The chairman of BP has announced plans to step down from the oil major, sparking a hunt for his successor. Carl-Henric Svanberg, who took up the position four months before the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, will stay in post until a replacement is found.

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  19. BP chairman Svanberg to retire next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    BP says Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg, who guided the company through the turbulent years following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, plans to retire .

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  20. Report: West Pasco channel dredges could cost up to $13.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... in Driftwood. Grant funding or tapping the county's share of Restore Act money from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico could offset some of those costs. The county is scheduled to receive $353,100 annually over 15 years in ...

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