Oil Spill Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Zika Tourism Effects Could Take Time To Play OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... with Zika through mosquito bites. But the perception of the situation, similar to the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010, could be much wider that the actual area of impact. "The further away the consumer was from the epicenter of the (BP) ...

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  2. 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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  3. Gov. Robert Bentley finalizing Alabama lottery proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Alabama Live

    ... lottery in his call for the special session. The governor said legislation to designate the use of a $1 billion oil spill settlement with BP could be addressed. That could provide some money to help Medicaid during the fiscal year that starts Oct. ...

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  4. What's Behind Medtech's Recall Epidemic? Part 4: Why Issues ReoccurRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

    ... the death of 26 workers. The second of the two events, 2010's explosion of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig caused an oil spill of epic proportions causing severe long-term environmental issues in the Gulf of Mexico. The company suffered from huge ...

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  5. Endangered turtles get second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Sunherald.com

    ... waters, too, Dr. Eric Pulis said. But their population has fallen off since the 1980s, due in part to the BP oil spill, Pulis said. The Institute of Marine Mammal Studies picks up turtles where they are reported beached on the Coast. They take them ...

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  6. Tension, excitement rise in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Young people enjoy table tennis using a makeshift table at a downtown favela. Local residents say they can't play soccer, their favorite sport, because they don't have access to any open spaces.

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  7. 'It's Lit' Has a Specific Meaning For Designer Tom DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The New York Observer

    From left: Tom Dixon Melt Floor Copper, $1,620; Melt Pendant Copper, $1,100; Melt Mini Pendant Copper, $645; Melt Table Copper, $805; Drum Stool, from $620; Limited Edition Wingback Chair, Price upon request; Ege x Tom Dixon Smoke carpet, Price upon request. Available at Tom Dixon, 19 Howard Street, New York, NY.

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  8. Australia's worst oil disaster now a massive class actionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Crikey

    For too long now, those responsible for the Montara oil spill have tried to hide behind the poverty and remoteness of their victims. This morning a class action on behalf of up to 15,000 Indonesian sea farmers was filed in the Federal Court in Sydney.

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  9. Husky oil spill: Prince Albert, Sask. shores up 3 alternative sources of waterRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | CBC News

    ... Albert has three different sources supplying the water treatment plant with clean water in the wake of a Husky oil spill that took away its main source, the North Saskatchewan River. For most of Tuesday the 30 kilometre waterline connecting the ...

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  10. Muslim Prayer Curtain in the White House?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | New Urban Legends

    ... conference held by President Obama in the East Room of the White House on 2010 to address issues related to the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. On this occasion, it was the case that no were present (i.e., within visible camera range) in the East ...

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  11. Laundry and other businesses suffer due to Saskatchewan pipeline spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | 680News

    Washing machines that normally churn with clothes and linens at Marlin Labossiere's laundromat have been sitting idle for nearly two weeks because of an oil spill on the North Saskatchewan River. "Well I'm shut down completely, so it's affected myself and my daughter who are both involved with the laundromat and also staff too," Labossiere said Tuesday.

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  12. Create your own VR rave with Tilt Brush's new "Audio Reactor" modeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Ars Technica

    Every virtual-reality tester at Ars Technica has a favorite app on either the Oculus Rift or the HTC Vive, especially when it comes to introducing newbies to the format. For my money, Audioshield is the most breathtaking for musically inclined users , but that rhythm-action game can be too stressful and movement-heavy for casual testing.

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  13. BP Oil-Spill Decision on Hold Until Late SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2013 | CSP

    BP Plc faced the third anniversary of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20 with no sure knowledge of how much more it will have to pay government and private plaintiffs over the disaster. Last year, BP agreed to pay an estimated $8.5 billion to settle lawsuits by most plaintiffs, as well as $4 billion to the U.S. government in criminal penalties.

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  14. Coast Guard: Well leaks up to 4,200 gallons of oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... i flows into the Gulf of Mexico. The Coast Guard, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, the Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator's Office and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are overseeing the response.

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  15. USF-led research group to study Gulf of Mexico oil spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... the Campeche, Tabasco and Veracruz states of Mexico looking for traces of oil washed ashore during the 1979 Ixtoc oil spill. 'We hope to be able to fully characterize the oil residue still remaining along the Mexican coasts,' said Dr. Patrick ...

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  16. News roundup: Payments from 2012 BP settlement hit $7.9B so far a ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The office that processes claims for businesses and people who suffered economic losses from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill says it has approved payments totaling $8.5 billion as of June 30. Of that, $7.9 billion in claims has been paid, The Associated Press reports. The figures are in the latest federal court filing from Michael Juneau, the administrator of claims paid under a 2012 settlement BP reached with businesses and individuals affected by the spill after the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion.

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  17. Coast Guard: Oil spill reported near Main PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--Five years after the BP Oil Spill, only dead birds wings and bones are seen on a bed of shells on Cat Island that was a lush nesting site for thousands of birds in Barataria Bay in Plaquemines Parish, La. Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

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  18. Cheaper Oil Sends Exxon, Chevron To Worst Quarter In YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Manufacturing.net

    ... reported a $2.25 billion loss in the second quarter, dragged down by charges related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Royal Dutch Shell PLC said its profit fell by 93 percent, and France's Total reported that profit fell 30 percent. Oil ...

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  19. As much as 4,200 gallons of crude oil spill into mouth of Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | NOLA.com

    ... The owner of the well has contracted with OMI Environmental Solutions and Clean Gulf Associates, private oil spill response companies, for clean-up operations. The Coast Guard, Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Louisiana Oil Spill ...

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  20. No one's keeping track of how often ships transfer fuel in Casco BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Bangor Daily News

    The agencies responsible for overseeing the refueling of ships off the coast of Maine don't track how often heavy oil is transferred between vessels anchored in Casco Bay, a practice that has drawn scrutiny from waterfront advocates in Portland. Neither the Maine Department of Environmental Protection nor the United States Coast Guard's Northern New England sector, which are responsible for overseeing the refueling of ships off Maine's coast, keep records of the ship-to-ship fueling.

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