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How an Escort Agency Got $173000 After the Gulf Oil Spill - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 3:10pm

How an Escort Agency Got $173000 After the Gulf Oil Spill
Wall Street Journal (blog)
BP has complained for months it has been forced to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to businesses that filed damage claims after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster – even though they weren't really affected. Now, the court-appointed ...

Escort service got thousands in oil-spill damages, BP says - MarketWatch (blog)

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 3:02pm

Escort service got thousands in oil-spill damages, BP says
MarketWatch (blog)
The escort service submitted four years of tax returns till 2010 to the Gulf Settlement Program in support of a claim for lost income, BP said. All the returns were dated 2012 and left unsigned, it said. The claimant also provided accounting statements ...
Escort Service Gets Thousands In Oil Spill Money, Says BPWKRG-TV
How One Escort Agency Cashed In on the Deepwater Horizon SpillWall Street Journal (blog)
BP pushes technical limits to tap extreme fields in GulfFort Worth Star Telegram

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Sea Rim to receive more BP oil spill recovery funds - Beaumont Enterprise

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 11:59am

Sea Rim to receive more BP oil spill recovery funds
Beaumont Enterprise
A proposed draft plan for the third round of BP oil spill recovery money would bring further benefit to Sea Rim State Park. Of $627 million allocated for recovery across the Gulf Coast states, about $18.4 is proposed for Texas restoration projects ...

BP oil spill penalties to fund Island state park - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 11:00am

BP oil spill penalties to fund Island state park
Houston Chronicle
The Deepwater Horizon floating oil platform exploded, caught fire and sank about 50 miles off the Louisiana coast, killing 11 workers and causing the worst oil spill in the nation's history. An estimated 210 million gallons of crude oil spilled into ...

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More Gulf restoration projects envisioned using $1 billion BP oil spill fund - The Republic

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:08am

More Gulf restoration projects envisioned using $1 billion BP oil spill fund
The Republic
Jewell was at a national park outside New Orleans to announce the latest round of projects to help the Gulf Coast recover from the 2010 BP oil spill. Money for 44 projects is coming from a $1 billion fund BP created after oil fouled 1,110 miles of ...

$88 million for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced - Holmes County Times Advertiser

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 9:25am

Holmes County Times Advertiser

$88 million for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced
Holmes County Times Advertiser
The proposed projects will be part of the “early restoration” effort for the eight counties affected by the 2010 BP oil spill, according to a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) news release. There will be a total of 28 projects ...
Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil SpillWJHG-TV

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$88 million for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced - The News Herald

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 1:19am

The News Herald

$88 million for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced
The News Herald
The proposed projects will be part of the “early restoration” effort for the eight counties affected by the 2010 BP oil spill, according to a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) news release. There will be a total of 28 projects ...
Panhandle Receives $88 Million for BP Oil SpillWJHG-TV
Fla. Panhandle Counties Close To Receiving $88M For Oil Spill Restoration ...WFSU

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BP oil spill claims halted by shocking court reversals - WWL

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:39pm

BP oil spill claims halted by shocking court reversals
WWL
NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court's intervention in the BP oil spill claims settlement has brought payments for any and all business losses to a screeching halt. After paying 5,000 businesses more than $1.3 billion from April to September, ...
Escort Service Gets Thousands In Oil Spill Money, Says BPWKRG-TV
US court allows BP plea to suspend oil spill paymentsBig News Network.com
BP Legal Victory Called "Shocking"Legal Examiner

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BP oil spill claims halted by shocking court reversals - WWL

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:29pm

WPMI Local 15 News

BP oil spill claims halted by shocking court reversals
WWL
NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court's intervention in the BP oil spill claims settlement has brought payments for any and all business losses to a screeching halt. After paying 5,000 businesses more than $1.3 billion from April to September, ...
Judge suspends BP spill payments to businessesSeattle Post Intelligencer

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Millions for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced - The News Herald

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 8:29pm

The News Herald

Millions for Gulf oil spill projects to be announced
The News Herald
The proposed projects will be part of the “early restoration” effort for the eight counties affected by the 2010 BP oil spill, according to a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) news release. State Rep. Jimmy Patronis, R-Panama City ...

Ex-BP Engineer on Trial for Gulf of Mexico Spill - OilPrice.com

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 8:21pm

Ex-BP Engineer on Trial for Gulf of Mexico Spill
OilPrice.com
The trial of a former BP Plc engineer for criminal charges related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill off the coast of Louisiana began on Monday, 2 December, and will be the first trial in the case to go before a jury. Former BP engineer Kurt Mix was ...
Kurt Mix Trial: Prosecution Begins Case Against Former BP EngineerNews 92 FM

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Brief: Gulf oil spill indictment trial heats up - Maroon

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 5:27pm

WPMI Local 15 News

Brief: Gulf oil spill indictment trial heats up
Maroon
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Some of the text messages that a former BP drilling engineer deleted from his cellphone contained information that could have been evidence in the Justice Department's investigation of the company's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of ...
Former BP engineer in dock over oil spillBDlive
FBI agent: BP engineer's deleted texts referenced amount of oil flowing from ...NOLA.com
FBI agent testifies at ex-BP engineer's trialFuelFix (blog)

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BP, Anadarko Ask Appeals Court to Reverse Oil Spill Decision - ClaimsJournal.com

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 11:08am

BP, Anadarko Ask Appeals Court to Reverse Oil Spill Decision
ClaimsJournal.com
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and BP Plc asked an appeals court to throw out a judge's finding that both companies were liable under the U.S. Clean Water Act for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier found BP and Anadarko ...

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Anadarko, BP Seek Reversal of Oil Spill Clean Water Act Ruling - Insurance Journal

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 9:31am

Insurance Journal

Anadarko, BP Seek Reversal of Oil Spill Clean Water Act Ruling
Insurance Journal
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and BP Plc asked an appeals court to throw out a judge's finding that both companies were liable under the U.S. Clean Water Act for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier found BP and Anadarko ...

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BP pushing the limits to tap deeper offshore oil fields - CTV News

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 8:31am

CTV News

BP pushing the limits to tap deeper offshore oil fields
CTV News
BP decided to go forward in a major way. Dudley may not have had much choice -- BP needs the oil. Its production is down 21 per cent since the oil spill and its share price is 22 per cent lower. Big oil companies need to find giant fields to generate ...

Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ... - Newser

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 3:44am

Washington Post

Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ...
Newser
FILE - In this Friday, July 16, 2010, file photo, drilling rigs and workboats operate at the site of the Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico. As of December 2013, BP is leading an industry-wide... (Associated Press) ...
British government backs BP in fight with EPAWashington Post
BP Has Help Challenging Loss of Federal Contracts After Gulf SpillNational Journal
Government wades into saga over BP and Gulf of Mexico oil spillBayoubuzz
BBC News
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Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 3:06am

Washington Post

Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
BP is leading an industry-wide push to develop technology that can retrieve oil from formations that are so deep under the sea floor, and under such high pressure and temperature, that conventional equipment would melt or be crushed by the conditions.
British government backs BP in fight with EPAWashington Post
BP Has Help Challenging Loss of Federal Contracts After Gulf SpillNational Journal
Government wades into saga over BP and Gulf of Mexico oil spillBayoubuzz

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Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ... - The Republic

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 3:04am

Economic Times

Despite Gulf oil spill, BP looks to tap deeper, hotter, higher-pressure ...
The Republic
BP is leading an industry-wide push to develop technology that can retrieve oil from formations that are so deep under the sea floor, and under such high pressure and temperature, that conventional equipment would melt or be crushed by the conditions.
British government backs BP in fight with EPAWashington Post
Government wades into saga over BP and Gulf of Mexico oil spillBayoubuzz
BP Has Help Challenging Loss of Federal Contracts After Gulf SpillNational Journal

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BP, Anadarko ask court to reverse spill decision - FuelFix (blog)

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 5:14pm

BP, Anadarko ask court to reverse spill decision
FuelFix (blog)
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and BP asked an appeals court Wednesday to toss out a judge's finding they were both liable under the U.S. Clean Water Act for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier found BP and Anadarko, partners ...

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BP, Anadarko Ask Appeals Court to Reverse Oil Spill Decision (1) - Businessweek

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 4:46pm

BP, Anadarko Ask Appeals Court to Reverse Oil Spill Decision (1)
Businessweek
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC:US) and BP Plc (BP/) asked an appeals court to toss out a judge's finding they were both liable under the U.S. Clean Water Act for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier found BP and Anadarko, ...
Proposed Solutions for Helping Injured BP Oil Spill WorkersThe International News Magazine

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