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New study links BP oil spill with sick dolphins - WLOX

Thu, 12/19/2013 - 12:53am

New study links BP oil spill with sick dolphins
WLOX
A study released on Wednesday points to the BP oil spill as the culprit for causing serious illness and death among dolphins. Researchers from NOAA published their findings in a scientific journal. They also held a teleconference with reporters in the ...

Many dolphins in the vicinity of BP spill 'not expected to survive' – study - RT (blog)

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:05pm

RT (blog)

Many dolphins in the vicinity of BP spill 'not expected to survive' – study
RT (blog)
Accident, Biology, Court, Crime, Ecology, Science, USA. Dolphins swimming in the Gulf of Mexico near where a massive BP oil spill occurred in 2010 are showing signs of sickness so serious that many are not expected to survive, a new study has determined.

Dolphins Suffering From Lung Disease Due to Gulf Oil Spill, Study Says - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 10:16pm

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Dolphins Suffering From Lung Disease Due to Gulf Oil Spill, Study Says
Wall Street Journal
Dolphins in an area hard hit by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010 are suffering from lung diseases and other abnormalities that are consistent with toxic exposure to oil, according to a study backed by the federal government and released on Wednesday.
Dolphins In Louisiana's Barataria Bay Much Sicker After BP Oil Spill: StudyHuffington Post
Dolphin Health 'Grave' After BP Oil SpillDiscovery News
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Dolphins Suffering From Lung Disease Due to Gulf Oil Spill, Study Says - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 7:42pm

UPI.com

Dolphins Suffering From Lung Disease Due to Gulf Oil Spill, Study Says
Wall Street Journal
Dolphins in an area hard hit by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010 are suffering from lung diseases and other abnormalities that are consistent with toxic exposure to oil, according to a study backed by the federal government and released on Wednesday.
Dolphins In Louisiana's Barataria Bay Much Sicker After BP Oil Spill: StudyHuffington Post
Dolphin Health 'Grave' After BP Oil SpillDiscovery News
Study links BP oil spill to dolphin diseaseUPI.com
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Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing probe of gulf oil spill - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 6:41pm

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Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing probe of gulf oil spill
Los Angeles Times
A former engineer for BP was convicted of obstructing an investigation of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after the first criminal trial to come from the environmental disaster. Kurt Mix, a drilling engineer who formerly worked for the oil ...
Ex-BP engineer found guilty in Gulf of Mexico oil spill caseNBCNews.com (blog)
Ex-BP engineer convicted of deleting text messages to obstruct oil spill probeFox News
Ex-BP engineer convicted of 1 count of obstructing oil spill probe after 2010 ...NOLA.com
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Ex-BP engineer found guilty in Gulf of Mexico oil spill case - NBCNews.com (blog)

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 5:56pm

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Ex-BP engineer found guilty in Gulf of Mexico oil spill case
NBCNews.com (blog)
His is the first case to be tried. The Macondo well explosion on April 20, 2010, killed 11 workers on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and triggered an 87-day oil spill in which millions of gallons of crude flowed into the Gulf. Copyright 2013 ...
BP oil spill engineer obstructed justice by deleting text messagesRaw Story
Ex-BP Worker Is Found Guilty of Obstruction in Gulf SpillNew York Times
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BP reports first major Gulf of Mexico discovery since oil spill - NOLA.com

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 5:44pm

BP reports first major Gulf of Mexico discovery since oil spill
NOLA.com
BP PLC said Wednesday (Dec. 18) that it has hit oil at a key exploration well in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, its first major oil discovery since the 2010 oil spill and a capstone on what it called its "most successful year for new field exploration ...

Gulf spill: Ex-BP worker guilty of obstruction - USA TODAY

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 5:43pm

Gulf spill: Ex-BP worker guilty of obstruction
USA TODAY
NEW ORLEANS — A former BP drilling engineer has been convicted of one charge that he deleted text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal probe of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. A jury acquitted him of a second ...

Ex-BP Engineer Convicted of Destroying Gulf Spill Evidence (3) - Businessweek

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 1:46pm

Ex-BP Engineer Convicted of Destroying Gulf Spill Evidence (3)
Businessweek
A former BP Plc (BP/) senior engineer was found guilty of destroying evidence sought by the U.S. in a probe of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico well explosion and oil spill. A federal jury in New Orleans today found the engineer, Kurt Mix, guilty of one of two ...

Scientists find evidence that BP oil spill killed dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico - Raw Story

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 1:12pm

Raw Story

Scientists find evidence that BP oil spill killed dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico
Raw Story
US government scientists have for the first time connected the BP oil disaster to dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico, in a study finding direct evidence of toxic exposure. The study, led by scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...

Scientists find evidence that BP oil spill killed dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico - Raw Story

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 1:12pm

Raw Story

Scientists find evidence that BP oil spill killed dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico
Raw Story
US government scientists have for the first time connected the BP oil disaster to dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico, in a study finding direct evidence of toxic exposure. The study, led by scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...

Ex-BP engineer convicted of deleting text messages to obstruct oil spill probe - Fox News

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 12:44pm

Ex-BP engineer convicted of deleting text messages to obstruct oil spill probe
Fox News
NEW ORLEANS – A former BP drilling engineer was convicted Wednesday of deleting text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. He was found guilty on one charge and ...

Ex-BP engineer convicted on 1 obstruction charge in Gulf oil spill - Anchorage Daily News

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 12:21pm

Anchorage Daily News

Ex-BP engineer convicted on 1 obstruction charge in Gulf oil spill
Anchorage Daily News
Kurt Mix leaves Federal Court in New Orleans, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, after he was convicted of one charge that he deleted text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

BP accuses Texas lawyer of fraud in Gulf oil spill claims - CNBC.com

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 12:14pm

BP accuses Texas lawyer of fraud in Gulf oil spill claims
CNBC.com
BP on Tuesday accused a Texas lawyer of fraudulently driving up its settlement costs in the 2010 Gulf Coast oil spill by claiming to represent tens of thousands of clients who turned out to be "phantoms." In a lawsuit filed in Federal District Court in ...

Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing Gulf oil spill investigation - al.com (blog)

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 12:00pm

Former BP engineer convicted of obstructing Gulf oil spill investigation
al.com (blog)
A former BP drilling engineer was convicted Wednesday of one charge that he deleted text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. He was acquitted of a second charge.

More massive tar mats from BP oil spill discovered on Louisiana beaches - The lens

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:59am

More massive tar mats from BP oil spill discovered on Louisiana beaches
The lens
The 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster was just a month old and BP's crude oil was still gushing from the Gulf floor when state officials began to grasp the true scope of the insult to Louisiana's coast: Beaches, estuaries and wetlands would be under ...

Ex-BP engineer convicted of 1 count of obstructing oil spill probe after 2010 ... - NOLA.com

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:37am

Ex-BP engineer convicted of 1 count of obstructing oil spill probe after 2010 ...
NOLA.com
Kurt Mix, center, was convicted Wednesday of one count of obstructing the probe into the 2010 oil spill. A jury acquitted him of a second charge. In this Dec. 3 photo, the former BP drilling engineer is show arriving at the New Orleans federal ...

Former BP engineer convicted on obstruction charge in oil spill case - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:30am

Former BP engineer convicted on obstruction charge in oil spill case
Los Angeles Times
NEW ORLEANS -- A former BP drilling engineer has been convicted of one charge that he deleted text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal probe of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. A federal jury acquitted him of a ...

BP engineer convcited of obstructing 2010 oil spill investigation - WJLA

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:16am

BP engineer convcited of obstructing 2010 oil spill investigation
WJLA
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A former BP drilling engineer was convicted Wednesday of deleting text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Continue reading. He was found ...

Ex-BP engineer involved in Gulf oil spill found guilty of obstruction charge - WWL

Wed, 12/18/2013 - 11:13am

WWL

Ex-BP engineer involved in Gulf oil spill found guilty of obstruction charge
WWL
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A former BP drilling engineer has been convicted of one charge that he deleted text messages from his cellphone to obstruct a federal probe of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. A jury acquitted him of a ...

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