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BP oil spill claims system shut down - Tampa Bay Business Journal

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 3:03pm

BP oil spill claims system shut down
Tampa Bay Business Journal
It's exactly what (BP) wanted. It's shocking.” The appellate court ordered U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier, who signed off on the settlement reached in December 2012, to halt payment except for those claims for damages directly due to the 2010 oil spill.

BP Releases $627 Million Plan for Oil Spill Restoration - Environmental Leader

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 11:20am

BP Releases $627 Million Plan for Oil Spill Restoration
Environmental Leader
Toxic chemicals associated with the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill may be linked to continued problems growing oysters in Louisiana waters as well as the deaths of hundreds of bottlenosed dolphins and thousands of sea turtles and migratory waterfowl, ...

Lessons From the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill - New York Times

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 11:19am

Lessons From the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
New York Times
This week's Retro Report examines how that spill happened and follows its impact over the past twenty-five years. Watch the video above for the complete story. Below, a Times reporter who covered the BP oil disaster of 2010 writes about how containment ...

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BP Gulf Oil Spill Study Reveals Extensive Damage in Shoreline, Deepwater ... - InsideClimate News

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 9:21am

BP Gulf Oil Spill Study Reveals Extensive Damage in Shoreline, Deepwater ...
InsideClimate News
The extensive damage caused by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the ensuing cleanup efforts to natural resources along the shoreline and in deepwater habitats of the Gulf of Mexico were outlined for the first time Friday in a comprehensive ...

BP: Gulf Spill Claim Paid to Escort Service - Wall Street Journal

Sun, 12/08/2013 - 1:46pm

BP: Gulf Spill Claim Paid to Escort Service
Wall Street Journal
The ad is the latest installment in BP's carefully crafted legal and public relations campaign to alter how its oil spill settlement agreement is interpreted. Lawyers for the thousands of businesses in the settlement have said BP grossly underestimated ...

Regional News: BP Oil Spill Payments Suspended; Infant Left in Car Outside ... - WTVY, Dothan

Sun, 12/08/2013 - 3:50am

WPMI Local 15 News

Regional News: BP Oil Spill Payments Suspended; Infant Left in Car Outside ...
WTVY, Dothan
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A federal judge has temporarily suspended BP oil spill settlement payments to businesses while he reconsiders the company's arguments against compensating those that cannot trace losses directly to the nation's worst offshore oil ...
BP Welching On Gulf Oil Spill Payments?Blogger News Network (blog)

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BP investors lose bid for class status in Gulf spill case - Reuters

Sat, 12/07/2013 - 1:52pm

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BP investors lose bid for class status in Gulf spill case
Reuters
(Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge has refused to allow investors to proceed as a group in a lawsuit accusing BP Plc of fraud by misleading them - before and after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill - about the company's ability to respond to an accident.
BP share price: Shareholders lose bid to sue as a groupiNVEZZ
BP plc (ADR) (BP): BP enjoys another court winSeeking Alpha

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New report sheds light on damage from BP oil spill - Al Jazeera America

Sat, 12/07/2013 - 12:27pm

Al Jazeera America

New report sheds light on damage from BP oil spill
Al Jazeera America
A new federal proposal on remedies to damage stemming from the 2010 BP oil spill shed light on the environmental impact of the spill, and caused controversy among environmentalists when it was presented Friday. U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell ...
First Gulf oil spill natural resource study reveals extensive damage in ...NOLA.com
How an Escort Agency Got $173000 After the Gulf Oil SpillWall Street Journal (blog)
Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fundPensacola News Journal
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Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fund - Pensacola News Journal

Sat, 12/07/2013 - 9:09am

Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fund
Pensacola News Journal
Fire boat response crews battle the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 21, 2010. Millions of Natural Resource Damage Assessment dollars earmarked for local oil spill recovery projects were ...

First Gulf oil spill natural resource study reveals extensive damage in ... - NOLA.com

Sat, 12/07/2013 - 8:37am

Al Jazeera America

First Gulf oil spill natural resource study reveals extensive damage in ...
NOLA.com
The extensive damage caused by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the ensuing cleanup efforts to natural resources along the shoreline and in deepwater habitats of the Gulf of Mexico were outlined for the first time Friday (Dec. 6) in a ...
New report sheds light on damage from BP oil spillAl Jazeera America
How an Escort Agency Got $173000 After the Gulf Oil SpillWall Street Journal (blog)
Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fundPensacola News Journal
WEAR -The Republic -UPI.com
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Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fund - Pensacola News Journal

Sat, 12/07/2013 - 8:16am

Gulf gets more projects from BP oil spill fund
Pensacola News Journal
Fire boat response crews battle the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 21, 2010. Millions of Natural Resource Damage Assessment dollars earmarked for local oil spill recovery projects were ...

Federal judge temporarily suspends BP oil spill settlement payments - NOLA.com

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 11:58pm

WPMI Local 15 News

Federal judge temporarily suspends BP oil spill settlement payments
NOLA.com
A federal judge has temporarily suspended BP oil spill settlement payments to businesses while he reconsiders the company's arguments against compensating those that cannot trace losses directly to the nation's worst offshore oil spill. Judge Carl ...
BP oil spill claims halted by shocking court reversalsWWL

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Latest oil spill recovery projects include local islands - Daily Comet

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:33pm

Latest oil spill recovery projects include local islands
Daily Comet
About $340 million worth of work, much of it to restore barrier islands off the Terrebonne and Lafourche coasts, is included in the latest round of projects aimed at restoring the coast after 2010's Gulf oil spill. U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewel ...

Judge suspends Gulf oil spill payments to businesses while considering BP ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 9:44pm

Judge suspends Gulf oil spill payments to businesses while considering BP ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge has temporarily suspended BP oil spill settlement payments to businesses while he reconsiders the company's arguments against compensating those that cannot trace losses directly to the nation's worst offshore oil spill.

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Judge suspends BP spill payments to businesses - Seattle Post Intelligencer

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 8:35pm

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Judge suspends BP spill payments to businesses
Seattle Post Intelligencer
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has temporarily suspended BP oil spill settlement payments to businesses while he reconsiders the company's arguments against compensating those that cannot trace losses directly to the nation's worst offshore oil ...
BP Welching On Gulf Oil Spill Payments?Blogger News Network (blog)

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Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil Spill - WJHG-TV

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 7:25pm

Holmes County Times Advertiser

Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil Spill
WJHG-TV
PANAMA CITY - After suffering the effects of the BP oil spill in 2010, the Panhandle is now reaping the benefits of the disaster. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection announced nearly two dozen grants Friday to pay for early restoration ...
BP-funded projects to be announcedPensacola News Journal

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Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil Spill - WJHG-TV

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 7:19pm

Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil Spill
WJHG-TV
PANAMA CITY - After suffering the effects of the BP oil spill in 2010, the Panhandle is now reaping the benefits of the disaster. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection announced nearly two dozen grants Friday to pay for early restoration ...

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BP oil spill study - WEAR

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 7:00pm

WEAR

BP oil spill study
WEAR
OKALOOSA COUNTY - In the summer of 2010, all eyes were on the Gulf as the massive BP oil spill made its way toward Northwest Florida. Now, a major study on the path of oil spills is going on in Okaloosa County. "If you come for a beach walk at Beasley ...
Sea Rim to receive more BP oil spill recovery fundsBeaumont Enterprise

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US announces projects to help recover from 2010 Gulf oil spill - UPI.com

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 3:58pm

US announces projects to help recover from 2010 Gulf oil spill
UPI.com
The 44 proposed projects are part of the agreement with BP to provide $1 billion for Gulf Coast restoration prior to completion of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Natural Resource Damage Assessment, officials said. The projects include restoration of ...

US announces projects to help recover from 2010 Gulf oil spill - UPI.com

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 3:58pm

US announces projects to help recover from 2010 Gulf oil spill
UPI.com
The 44 proposed projects are part of the agreement with BP to provide $1 billion for Gulf Coast restoration prior to completion of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Natural Resource Damage Assessment, officials said. The projects include restoration of ...

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