- KFOX 14 El PasoNov 22 11:48 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP and five Gulf states announced a record $18.7 billion settlement Thursday that resolves years of legal fighting over the environmental and economic damage done by the energy giant's oil spill in 2010. The settlement, if accept
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 06 09:20 AM
A former BP engineer accused of deleting text messages after the Gulf oil spill and ensuing investigation pleaded guilty Friday to lesser charges and avoided prison time. Kurt Mix had been fighting an ...
- International Business TimesNov 25 02:44 AM
Rig contractor Transocean Ltd agreed Thursday to pay $1.4 billion to settle charges over BP Plc's Gulf of Mexico oil spill, admitting that its crew on the Deepwater Horizon was partly responsible.
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- Yorkton News ReviewNov 20 06:59 PM
10:45 a.m. A former BP engineer who was accused of deleting text messages after the Gulf oil spill has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge and been sentenced to six months of probation.
- The Huffington PostNov 17 12:09 PM
In the wake of the 2010 BP oil spill, cleanup crews dumped some 1.8 million gallons of chemical dispersants into the Gulf of Mexico. The substances were supposed to assist natural oil-eating bacteria in cleaning up the largest marine oil spill in history by breaking the oil into droplets the microbes could more easily consume. But the approach backfired, suggests a study published this month ...
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- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsNov 06 07:40 AM
A former BP engineer implicated in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill is expected to change his plea at a hearing in Federal court on Friday, possibly resolving a three-year legal battle. Kurt Mix is expected to appear before US District Judge Standwood Duval on Friday morning in New Orleans. The following year, he was acquitted of one criminal charge but convicted of obstruction of justice.
- ABC NewsNov 06 09:00 AM
Ex-BP engineer accused of deleting texts after Gulf oil spill pleads guilty to lesser charge
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- Discovery NewsNov 11 09:30 AM
Chemicals meant to help microbes eat spilled oil in the Gulf of Mexico may have ruined their appetite. Continue reading →
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 06 09:13 AM
The latest on the case of a former BP engineer who is accused of deleting text messages after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A former BP engineer who was accused of deleting ...
- TakePart.com via Yahoo! NewsNov 09 09:44 AM
The devastating impact of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico may last for generations, a new study has found. The research, published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society, reported that only 20 percent of pregnant dolphins captured in oil-contaminated Louisiana’s Barataria Bay in 2011 had produced viable calves. A study of similar dolphins in ...