gulf of mexico
A federal judge has ruled that BP must stand by the agreement made with the companies it compensated for losses after the 2010 Gulf oil spill despite the oil giant saying some claims were overestimated.
Federal judge rules that the oil giant must stand by the agreement it made with the companies it compensated for losses blamed on the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
Halliburton agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls “a substantial portion” of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
A 14-year-old girl did not realize she was attacked by a shark until her mom noticed bite marks after she got out of the water.
Scientists are tagging sharks in the Gulf of Mexico in hopes that they will help predict future hurricanes.
No Timetable Set To Reopen Major Shipping Channel After 170,000 Gallons Of Tar-Like Oil Spills Into Waterway
No timetable has been set to reopen a major U.S. shipping channel after nearly 170,000 gallons of tar-like oil spilled into the Texas waterway, but more help was being called in Monday to contain the spill and protect important shorebird habitat.
The cleanup of an unknown amount of thick, sticky oil that spilled into the Galveston Bay blocked the movement of about 60 ships, including three cruise ships, between the Gulf of Mexico and one of the world’s busiest petrochemical transportation waterways.
Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship.
Princess Cruises spokeswoman says ship returned to port early because of dense fog advisory, not because 180 passengers and crew were vomiting and had diarrhea.
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