Oil Spill

Oil Spill Drill Held Last Week
People, fish and other critters don't want an oil spill to happen on the North Platte River, and energy companies, environmental agencies and first responders don't want to see one, either.
So last Wednesday, the Environmental Protection Agency, Spectra Energy and more than 20 different crews from fi…
Federal Judge Urged To Approve BP Settlement
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP and a team of attorneys are urging a federal judge to give final approval to a proposed class-action settlement of economic damage claims after the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier is hearing arguments Thursday from lawyers who negotia…
BP Settles With Maker Of Failed Blowout Preventer
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Cameron International, the maker of the Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer that failed to stop last year's massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, has agreed to pay $250 million to BP under a legal settlement, BP said Friday...