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File photo of a BP sign. (credit: CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Opens Door To Some BP Settlement Appeals

A federal appeals court has opened the door for BP to appeal some claims related to a settlement reached after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

05/11/2015

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New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill Nears

Almost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.

04/14/2015

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BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To Chevron

BP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.

01/29/2015

The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Court Papers: Ship In Texas Oil Spill Was Speeding

The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.

04/24/2014

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Outdoor Show: Sun April 6

Open Line Fun Sunday with your calls and questions! Captain Mickey updates you on his nephew playing in the Shell Houston open and then switches gears for some fishing. He and Captain Bennie help you work your way through some rainy and windy conditions along the Gulf Coast.

SportsRadio 610–04/06/2014

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Outdoor Show: Fri April 4

Boy, it’s been windy! The wind has been effecting the fishing and now another storm system moving through over the next few days. Captain Mickey gets the latest reports and fishing input from the pros on the water.

SportsRadio 610–04/04/2014

File photo of the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Crews Clean Up Oil Spill In Texas Shipping Channel

Cannon booms reverberate across the Houston Ship Channel, a scare tactic to keep birds away from oil-slicked beaches. On a mainland shore near a line of refineries, crews scour the sand for quarter-sized tar balls that have washed ashore.

03/25/2014

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship. (Getty Images)

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.

03/24/2014

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship. (Getty Images)

Oil Spill Cleanup Impedes Major Texas Ship Channel

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.

03/23/2014

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship. (Getty Images)

Galveston Bay Oil Spill Threatens Bird Migration

Cleanup efforts under way after a barge carrying a million gallons of crude oil collided with a ship.

03/23/2014

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