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BC Local News
Lawsuit blames province over Husky oil spillA First Nation's lawsuit says government inaction is at least partly behind a H
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
A First Nation's lawsuit says government inaction is at least partly behind a Husky Energy oil spill that fouled water supplies for tens of thousands of people along the North Saskatchewan River last summer. The James Smith band in Melfort, Sask.,... Read more
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Business Wire
Baron & Budd Investigating Detwiler Fire Near Yosemite National Parkentities in areas as diverse as dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical devices,
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
entities in areas as diverse as dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical devices, environmental contamination, the Gulf oil spill, financial fraud, overtime violations, deceptive advertising, automotive defects, trucking accidents, nursing home... Read more
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Business Standard India
US reopens Harley settlement, cutting funds for pollution reduction planor community projects, in addition to fines and direct compensation to victims.
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
or community projects, in addition to fines and direct compensation to victims. To settle claims from the Gulf oil spill, for example, BP was required to spend billions on coastal restoration projects that were not directly related to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
This Canadian oil pipeline could cause the next great controversycan interfere with orcas’ ability to find food and communicate. But she also h
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 hours ago
can interfere with orcas’ ability to find food and communicate. But she also has a bigger concern. “The potential for oil spill is astronomically more scary, because ... there’s this crazy, random border,” Giles says. “If oil gets spilled in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Furness coastguard search Bardsea, Roa Island and Walney nature reserve after oil spill reportsCONCERNS have been raised over a possible oil spill in the Irish Sea. Furness
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
CONCERNS have been raised over a possible oil spill in the Irish Sea. Furness Coastguard were paged at 9.20am on Friday over reports of a spill in the sea earlier this week. Two teams carried out a full inspection along the area's coastline... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Exxonmobil Denies Oil Spills in Ibeno As Youths Protest, Block Workers At...Uyo — Oil spill suspected to emanate from the facility of American oil major, t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Uyo — Oil spill suspected to emanate from the facility of American oil major, the ExxonMobil has triggered another protest by youths in Ibeno local government area of Akwa Ibom State. However, to camp down the nerves of the youth, the oil giant has... Read more
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The Star
Friday, July 21shares priced at 23 Singapore cents each to raise net proceeds of S$36.72mil. -
The Star / Posted yesterday
shares priced at 23 Singapore cents each to raise net proceeds of S$36.72mil. - StarBiz PTP files RM32mil suit over oil spill: Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) has filed a suit against Rising Star Shipping Sdn Bhd and Shipowners’... Read more
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KERA North Texas
GOP Effort To Make Environmental Science 'Transparent' Worries Scientistsmanifest down the line." For example, Gallagher points out that research done
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
manifest down the line." For example, Gallagher points out that research done in the wake of a catastrophe, like the BP oil spill, wouldn't be repeatable — because no one wants to reproduce an environmental disaster, even if they could. That... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
GOP Effort To Make Environmental Science 'Transparent' Worries Scientistsmanifest down the line." For example, Gallagher points out that research done
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
manifest down the line." For example, Gallagher points out that research done in the wake of a catastrophe, like the BP oil spill, wouldn't be repeatable — because no one wants to reproduce an environmental disaster, even if they could. That... Read more
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Daily Herald
NC governor on Trump drilling plan: 'Not off our coast'Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper, who took office in January, said an oil spill could be catastrophic to commercial fishermen and the tourism industry, which provides more than $3 billion in... Read more
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ABC News
NC governor on Trump drilling plan: 'Not off our coast'Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper, who took office in January, said an oil spill could be catastrophic to commercial fishermen and the tourism industry, which provides more than $3 billion in... Read more
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FOX Business
NC governor on Trump drilling plan: 'Not off our coast'Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper, who took office in January, said an oil spill could be catastrophic to commercial fishermen and the tourism industry, which provides more than $3 billion in... Read more
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FOX Business
NC governor on Trump drilling plan: 'Not off our coast'Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Continue Reading Below
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Continue Reading Below Cooper, who took office in January, said an oil spill could be catastrophic to commercial fishermen and the tourism industry, which provides more than $3 billion in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
North Carolina governor opposes offshore drillingMaryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan also announced his opposition this month. Cooper, who took office in January, said an oil spill could be catastrophic to commercial fishermen and the tourism industry, which provides more than $3 billion in... Read more
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The Manila Times
After six chaotic months, can Trump save his presidency?Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muckraking investigations. Barack Oba
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muckraking investigations. Barack Obama took five months to plug a devastating oil spill and even longer to right the economy. But few presidents have caused such outrage or faced such a multitude of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workshop On Oil Spill Preparedness and Response EndsA workshop to exercise and test the current National Oil Spill Contingency Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A workshop to exercise and test the current National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP), and build on the previous work of improving and developing Ghana's capacity to respond to oil spills has ended at Amasaman in the Greater Accra region. About 60... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
'Not off our coast': Cooper announces opposition to offshore drillinghas asked permission for companies to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
has asked permission for companies to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations. Cooper added that a potential oil spill could decimate the state's coastal tourism and commercial fishing industries, which are both major economic... Read more
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The Hill
Trump administration reveals first regulatory agendato protect regular Americans," she said. "Deregulation leads to disasters—from
The Hill / Posted yesterday
to protect regular Americans," she said. "Deregulation leads to disasters—from the Wall Street meltdown, to the BP Oil spill, to the recent example of the U.K tower fire. This agenda sets the table for an America that is less safe.” In a... Read more
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The Star
Port of Tg Pelepas files RM31.9mil oil spill damage suitoperator Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) has filed a suit seeking RM31.
The Star / Posted yesterday
operator Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) has filed a suit seeking RM31.86mil plus interest for losses due to an oil spill at PTP’s premises from tanker MV Trident Star in August last year. MMC Corp Bhd, which owns 70% equity interest in... Read more
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CBS News
Another blow for heartland workers: slashed pensionsKenneth Feinberg, known for dividing up huge settlements in cases such as the 9
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Kenneth Feinberg, known for dividing up huge settlements in cases such as the 9/11 terrorist attack and the BP (BP) oil spill in the Gulf. However, it's not clear what would be fair. The hammer is falling on the private pension funds that... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
A324 Aldershot Road reopened after massive fuel spillpredicted the road would reopen by the evening rush hour, however, it wasn't un
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
predicted the road would reopen by the evening rush hour, however, it wasn't until 10pm it finally reopened. The oil spill wasn't the only disruption for motorists on Wednesday though (July 19). (Image: Rushmoor Fire Station) An... Read more
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News.com.au
Adelaide council joins the fight against oil drillingNational Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPS
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) for the change, saying any potential oil spill would badly affect tourism along the coastline, potentially including in Holdfast Bay. She told last week’s... Read more
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BC Local News
Waiting for charges in year-old Husky spillREGINA — A year after a major oil spill along the North Saskatchewan River foul
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
REGINA — A year after a major oil spill along the North Saskatchewan River fouled the water source for three Saskatchewan cities, an environmentalist says the company involved should get more than just "a slap on the wrist." Peter Prebble with the... Read more
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The China Post
Coral reef fish 'make risky life decisions' when exposed to oiltheir behavior," said Rummer, a researcher with James Cook University.She said
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
their behavior," said Rummer, a researcher with James Cook University.She said the idea came after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico seven years ago, the largest marine spill in history, and one of 340 major spills in the past... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Can Trump save presidency after 6 chaotic months?Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Ob
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Obama took five months to plug a devastating oil spill and even longer to right the economy. But few presidents have caused such outrage or faced such a multitude of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Massive Norriego Point project to begin soonfor the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. The assessment program
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. The assessment program was created in the wake of the 2010 BP oil spill, and settlement money from the disaster will pay for the project. Barrett, who is the FDEP’s project manager for... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trump’s six chaotic monthsCivil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Ob
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Obama took five months to plug a devastating oil spill and even longer to right the economy. But few presidents have caused such outrage or faced such a multitude of... Read more
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CTV News
Sask. environmental groups wait for charges for 2016 Husky oil spillREGINA - A year after a major oil spill along the North Saskatchewan River foul
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
REGINA - A year after a major oil spill along the North Saskatchewan River fouled the water source for three Saskatchewan cities, an environmentalist says the company involved should get more than just "a slap on the wrist." Peter Prebble with the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
PART 2: The Day We Bombed Coloradogas companies have sought to drill in the area around the site. Causing concern
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
gas companies have sought to drill in the area around the site. Causing concern among some people like mickey lenard, who've even drawn parallels to 2010's bp oil spill in the gulf of mexico. And what was one of the idea to close that breached... Read more
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The Economic Times
After six chaotic months, can Trump save his presidency?Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Ob
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Civil War. Bill Clinton was humiliated by muck-raking investigations. Barack Obama took five months to plug a devastating oil spill and even longer to right the economy. But few presidents have caused such outrage or faced such a multitude of... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Two Hospitalized After Wrong-Way Tulsa Driver Slams Head-On Into Semia Facebook post, the Tulsa Fire Department said extrication time of the victims
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
a Facebook post, the Tulsa Fire Department said extrication time of the victims was 15-20 minutes. There was also a large oil spill that had to be cleaned up, OHP said. In addition to TPD, OHP and Tulsa firefighters, EMSA, a Rescue Task Force and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Massive Norriego Point project to begin soonfor the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. The assessment program
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. The assessment program was created in the wake of the 2010 BP oil spill, and settlement money from the disaster will pay for the project. Barrett, who is the FDEP’s project manager for... Read more
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Business Wire
Baron & Budd Opposes Duke Energy Only Providing Water Filtration System for North Carolina Well Ownersentities in areas as diverse as dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical devices,
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
entities in areas as diverse as dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical devices, environmental contamination, the Gulf oil spill, financial fraud, overtime violations, deceptive advertising, automotive defects, trucking accidents, nursing home... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Wrong-Way Driver Causes Crash On I-244 Near Uticathey have at least two crashes that were caused by the wrong-way driver, but th
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
they have at least two crashes that were caused by the wrong-way driver, but there could be more. There is also a large oil spill that is being tended to, OHP says. EMSA, Tulsa firefighters are also on scene. OHP said the eastbound lanes of... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn’t adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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FOX Business
Dakota Access parent, U.S. officials ask to keep pipeline open during studylargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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FOX Business
Dakota Access parent, U.S. officials ask to keep pipeline open during studylargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn’t adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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Daily Herald
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Months needed for additional study of Dakota Access pipelinelargely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that i
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
largely complied with environmental law when permitting the pipeline but that it didn't adequately consider how an oil spill under the Missouri River might affect the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. He ordered the Corps to reconsider certain... Read more
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The Columbian
Support Orange for portthe Tesoro-Savage oil terminal, at the expense of clean air and water and possi
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
the Tesoro-Savage oil terminal, at the expense of clean air and water and possible disasters of a huge explosion or oil spill. The Washington Supreme Court found the port violated the law by negotiating in secret with Tesoro-Savage. It... Read more
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