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  1. WASHINGTON — BP oil gushed in the Gulf of Mexico in spring 2010, motivating Patrick Murphy to quit his job as an accountant and embark on a mission to protect the Florida Keys, where he'd grown up.

  2. Shell Says 2,000-Barrel Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Won’t Reach Shore

    Oilprice.com via Yahoo! FinanceMay 16 12:09 PM

    Shell claims that the oil spill of around 2000 barrels last week is unlikely to contaminate the shoreline

  3. Patrick Murphy's BP oil spill work in question

    St. Petersburg Times BlogsMay 24 06:32 AM

    BP oil gushed in the Gulf of Mexico in spring 2010, motivating Patrick Murphy to quit his job as an accountant and embark on a mission to protect the Florida Keys, where he'd grown up.

  4. The Latest: Shell: Skimmers start cleanup of Gulf oil spill

    Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 13 02:09 PM

    The Latest on a Shell oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico (all times local): 4 p.m. Shell says vessels have begun skimming operations to clean up oil that leaked from a flow line at one of its drilling sites ...

  5. Shell: Skimmers in Gulf begin to clean 88,200 gallon spill

    Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 13 02:35 PM

    Vessels have begun cleaning up an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after about 88,200 gallons of oil were released from a Shell flow line about 90 miles off the coast of Louisiana, the company said Friday. ...

  6. Microscopic bacteria played a crucial role in the cleanup of the devastating 2010 BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill, scientists who decoded the genomes of the oil-eating organisms reported Monday. The findings published in the Nature Microbiology journal suggest that certain bacteria have far greater potential for containing chemical pollution in the ocean than previously thought. An explosion on the...

  7. A 2,100-barrel oil spill in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico forced Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday to shut in all wells that flow to its Brutus platform, federal regulators said. The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said a 2 mile by 13 mile (about 3 km by 21 km) sheen was visible in the sea about 97 miles off the Louisiana coast. The sheen is near Shell's Glider Field, a group of...

  8. NEW ORLEANS — Vessels have begun cleaning up an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after about 88,200 gallons of oil were released from a Shell flow line about 90 miles off the coast of Terrebonne Parish, the company said today.

  9. More than 200 million gallons of oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico and six years later, its effects can still be spotted along the Gulf Coast.   

  10. More than 200 million gallons of oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico and six years later, its effects can still be spotted along the Gulf Coast.   

    Feds: Pipeline company failed to detect Californ... - The Canadian Press via Yahoo Canada News

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