WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected bids by BP Plc and Anadarko Petroleum Corp to avoid penalties under federal pollution law in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
The 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and FIre in the Gulf of Mexico. Courtesy of 350.org. The story of the BP Deepwater Horizon is a cautionary tale about the dangers of offshore drilling to people and the environment. It was theShow More Summary
Gina Rodriguez rides her bike to the set of Deepwater Horizon in New Orleans on Monday afternoon (June 8). The 30-year-old Jane The Virgin actress covers the summer 2015 issue of Glam Belleza Latina. Check out what she had to share: On her Golden Globe win: “Obviously the win was fantastic, but the nomination itself [...]
Former BP executive David Rainey was acquitted on charges of lying to congressional investigators after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. Continue reading ? The post Former BP exec acquitted on charges of lying to investigators after oil spill appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - A U.S. federal jury has begun its deliberations on whether a former BP Plc executive lied about how much oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon rig in April 2010.
Juston Street has been cast in the Peter Berg-directed Deepwater Horizon. He joins an all-star cast including Mark Walberg, Kurt Russel, Kate Hudson, and Dylan O' Brian. The feature, based on the New York Times article, highlights the courage of those who worked on the oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico when it blew up in April 2010. Show More Summary
NOAA’s “mortality event investigation team” has discovered that dead bottlenose dolphins, stranded in the northern Gulf of Mexico since the start of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, have lung and adrenal lesions consistent with oil exposure according to a paper published today in the peer-reviewed online journal PLOS ONE. Show More Summary
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill destroyed the environment and wrecked business along the Gulf Coast. Mississippi's answer? A publicly funded minor league ballpark.
Kate Hudson carries her script while walking on set of her new movie Deepwater Horizon on Thursday afternoon (May 21) in New Orleans, La. The day before, the 36-year-old actress was spotted showing off her toned tummy while shooting scenes. Her co-star Mark Wahlberg was also seen on set in between shots. Deepwater Horizon centers [...]
Dolphins in the northern region of the Gulf of Mexico have been dying at rates four to five times higher than before BP's Deepwater Horizon explosion five years ago.
Dolphins have been dying off at unprecedented rates in the Gulf of Mexico over the last five years, and a new study helps confirm what researchers suspected: the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill is to blame. After the 2010 disaster,Show More Summary
Transocean Ltd., owner of the rig that sank in the 2010 Macondo disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, joined Halliburton Co. in settling all remaining issues with BP Plc. The post Transocean Settles All Claims With BP Over Deepwater Horizon appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported that petroleum toxins left over by British Petroleum’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 have caused fatal lung lesions in bottlenose dolphins in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
A committee of lawyers representing businesses and individuals who claim damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill announced a $211-million settlement Wednesday with Transocean Ltd., owner of the ill-fated Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.
A dramatic increase in dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico is directly linked to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists concluded in a report published Wednesday. Following the 2010 explosion on the drilling rig owned by British...Show More Summary
Transocean Ltd., owner of the Deepwater Horizon rig, settled for $211 million with businesses and individuals in the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
It had leased to BP the Deepwater Horizon rig that exploded in 2010, killing 10 and fouling Gulf waters for 87 days
In a new study, researchers find that dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico region had major lung and adrenal lesions after the BP oil spill. The post Study Links Record Dolphin Die-Off In The Gulf Of Mexico To Deepwater Horizon Spill appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Halliburton, BP agree to settle all remaining claims related to Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
The link between the Deepwater Horizon spill and the Gulf's dolphin die-offs just got even stronger