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Ex-US Attorney heads Gulf spill claims audit panel

A former U.S. attorney in Baton Rouge heads up a new three-member audit panel appointed to review the settlement program arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Search For MH370: Oil Slick Sample Brought To Perth For Analysis

From Nik Nurfaqih Nik Wil PERTH, April 17 -- The sample of an oil slick detected on Sunday by the Australian defence vessel Ocean Shield in the southern Indian Ocean, where a search is going on for a missing Malaysian airliner, has been brought here for analysis.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania

WJHG-TV Panama City

Four Years after the BP Oil Spill

Despite Sunday being the 4 year anniversary, individuals and businesses are still seeking damages against BP, saying they were hurt financially by the spill.


Oil and gas activity in full rebound 4 years after Macondo well blowout

Oil had been gushing from BP's ill-fated Macondo well for only a few days in late April 2010 when managers at Covington-based LLOG Exploration faced some of the toughest and most expensive decisions in the company's 30-year history.


The Phoenix


Sometimes I think you can understand everything about our society today by considering it through two themes - the perfection of technology versus the messily human handmade.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts

The Village Voice

A Must-See Documentary, Vanishing Pearls Explores the Costs of the BP Oil Spill

"No class of people should have to sacrifice their lives and their heritage for somebody else to get rich," says one of the men interviewed in Nailah Jefferson 's wrenching Vanishing Pearls , a must-see documentary.


Related Topix: African-American, Movies, Entertainment

The Advocate

Final stretch of Gulf coast removed from active cleanup status

The active search for Deepwater Horizon oil along the Gulf coast ended Tuesday, when the final three miles of shoreline in Louisiana were removed from the active cleanup status, according to the U.S. Coast Guard .


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News

Tue Apr 15, 2014


On the Beach

In July, crosses representing what was lost to the Gulf oil spill are planted in a front yard in Grand Isle.


Related Topix: Apalachicola, FL, Boat Disaster, US News, Liberal Political News

The Miami Herald

BP: Shore clean-up after Gulf oil spill ends in La

Just days before the fourth anniversary of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil spill, BP has ended its "active" cleanup of Louisiana's coast.


BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill to be major focus of state coastal authority meeting in...

Updates on the effects of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on Louisiana's environment and its economy as the accident's fourth anniversary approaches will be a key focus of the monthly meeting of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority on Wednesday .


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Louisiana State University


Drilling Company Sues BP For Loss Of Business After Deepwater Horizon Disaster

This April 21, 2010 file photo shows oil in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, as a large plume of smoke rises from fires on BP's Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

Lim Kit Siang

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Search for Missing Jet Enters New Phase

An unmanned submersible began searching the Indian Ocean seabed for wreckage from 3786.KU in Your Value Your Change Short position Flight 370 on Monday, as authorities gave up on fleeting hope of detecting any new signals from the missing jet's black-box flight recorders.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, World News, Malaysia,

Inmate now faces charge of spill fraud

A federal indictment alleges Brian Keith Lee received the money after he and a co-conspirator provided false information about lost earnings due to the Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill.


Related Topix: Explosion, Harrison County, MS

Free Republic

Is Oil Slick Found Near 'Ping' Site Linked to Missing MH370?

Crews searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are investigating an oil slick found not far from the area where underwater 'pings' that may be linked to the aircraft's black box were detected.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Mon Apr 14, 2014

WDWB-TV Southfield

New Tactic Deployed in Search for Missing Plane

Crews will send robotic submarine into Indian Ocean to assist in the search. An oil slick has also detected.


Fox 23

Robotic sub deployed to search for missing airliner's wreckage

In this handout provided by the Malaysian Maritime Agency, a patrol vessel of Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency searches during the search and rescue mission for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on March 9, 2014 off the Kelantan coast, Malaysia.


Related Topix: Malaysia, World News,

Bangkok Post

Oil slick found in MH370 search area

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Kansas City InfoZine

Second Round of Health Exams for Gulf Study Gears Up

All participants are being contacted for telephone interviews to update their health status.


Related Topix: Mobile, AL

KCCI-TV Des Moines

MH370: How do underwater sonar subs work?

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy


Oil slick in MH370 search zone

Update: An oil slick has been detected in the Indian Ocean search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane as hopes of picking up more acoustic signals from its black box are abandoned.