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Halliburton to Plead Guilty to Destroying Gulf Evidence
Business  (tags: USA, Oil Spill, BP, Halliburton, Gulf Of Mexico )

Ray
- 509 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US company Halliburton will plead guilty to destroying evidence relating to the 2010 Gulf Of Mexico oil spill. The plea agreement, which is subject to court approval, means Halliburton will have to pay the maximum possible fine.
In Wake of Lac-Magantic Train Inferno, Anger Turns Toward Profit-Hungry 'Rail Empire'
Business  (tags: Lac-Megantic, Quebec, Petroleum, Oil spill, explosion, 20 dead recovered, 30 possible dead/missing, corporate greed/irresponsibility, deregulation, news sources, tragedy, sadness, anger, Montreal Maine & Atlantic RR )

Judy
- 522 days ago - commondreams.org
Families of those still missing told to expect the worst as anger rises against company behind disaster. "It was all about cutting, cutting, cutting. It's just an example of putting company profits ahead of public safety." (former MMA employee)
Nigeria Oil Spills: Dutch Case Against Shell to Begin
Business  (tags: corporate, abuse, dishonesty, environment, oil spill, Nigeria, law, courts, business )

Cal
- 797 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Oil giant Shell is due to appear in court in the Netherlands to face charges of polluting Nigerian villages.
URGENT ACTION ALERT ARCTIC : Tell Shell: Don't Destroy the Arctic
Business  (tags: arctic, oil, shell, oil spill, polarbears, whales, narwhal, Arctic fox, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, wildlife, habitat, pollution, protection, animals, conservation, environment, corruption, corporate, oil )

Xil
- 1001 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Please share and sign this important petition.A global fleet of Arctic destroyers is speeding towards one of the last unspoiled places on earth. The ships are part of oil giant Shell's mission to drill the very first wells in the pristine waters off the
Amnesty Urges Shell to Start Cleaning Up Decades of Oil Spill Damage in Nigeria
Business  (tags: Amnesty, Urges, Shell to, Start, Cleaning, Up, Decades, of, Oil Spill, Damage, in Nigeria )

Agnes
- 1131 days ago - treehugger.com
Today marks 16 years since Nigerian activist Ken Saro-Wiwa was executed for speaking out against the environmental and human rights abuses taking place in the Niger Delta's oil-rich Ogoniland.
BP Oil Pipeline In Alaska Could Be The Next Disaster [Video] ! URGENT ALERT !
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corruption, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, finance, government, money, oil, usa, world, Alska, Trans-Alaska Pipeline, oilspill, oil spill, BP, gulf spill, gulf, disaster )

Daniel
- 1560 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Trans-Alaska Pipeline... an 800-mile oil transport tube. Although the pipeline was an extraordinary engineering feat when built over 30 years ago, its age is now seen as an extreme risk considering allegations that BP is sacrificing...to save money.
BP Fined $50 Million For 2005 Texas Refinery Explosion
Business  (tags: business, americans, oil, BP, oil spill, safety_violations, worker_safety, OSHA )

Beth
- 1584 days ago - care2.com
On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced that BP Products North America Inc. will pay $50.6 million for safety violations resulting in the 2005 explosion at its Texas City refinery.
BP to Emerge 'Smaller and Wiser'
Business  (tags: BP, oil spill, mexico )

Sophie
- 1603 days ago - bbc.co.uk
BP will emerge from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill crisis a smaller and wiser company, according to the man who is due to take over the reins.
Rare, Eerie 1970s BP Board Game Promises Oil 'Thrills', 'Spills', Comes Back to Haunt Them
Business  (tags: business, offbeat, BP, oil spill, board game, eerie )

David
- 1623 days ago - metro.co.uk
A rare 1970s BP game - yes, that's the company badge on the box - promises all the 'thrills of drilling' offshore, with the first player to earn $120million being crowned the winner. But BP Oil Strike players must also avoid the dreaded 'hazard cards'..
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010)
Business  (tags: BP, oil spill, Gulf oil spill, disaster, oil, news, business )

Dave
- 1626 days ago - topics.nytimes.com
The Latest on the Oil Spill Compensation to Victims The House of Representatives voted on July 1 to increase the compensation that can be received by families of those killed or injured in the April 20 explosion of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.
Another Oyster Company Falls Victim to BP Spill
Business  (tags: Ameripure Processing Company, John Tesvich, Lousiana, Oil Spill, Pat Fahey, Red Lobster )

Kemsa
- 1639 days ago - blcnn.wordpress.com
Ameripure Oyster Company knew of the massive oil spill in the Gulf, but did not foresee the plant closing down.
Many Spill Claims Remain Unpaid as BP Debates Escrow Account
Business  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, Deepwater Horizon, Oil Spill, BP, Offshore Drilling )

Kemsa
- 1646 days ago - blcnn.wordpress.com
Businesses in the Gulf region are still reporting delays and unresponsive bureaucracy when they submit claims to BP.
BP Buys Google, Yahoo Oil Spill Search Terms
Business  (tags: search terms, BP, oil spill, oil spill claims, Google, Yahoo, GOOG, Forturne 500, Yahoo )

Pami
- 1652 days ago - money.cnn.com
BP the company is snapping up search phrases like "oil spill" and "oil spill claims" on Google (GOOG, Fortune 500) and Yahoo (YHOO, Fortune 500).
BP's Gulf Coast Oil Spill -- a Legal Primer
Business  (tags: money, oil, BP, legalities, oil spill, Gulf of Mexico )

Pami
- 1653 days ago - money.cnn.com
To help readers navigate the legal landscape surrounding BP's mammoth oil spill (or "oil spew," as some argue it should more properly be called) in the Gulf Coast, I have looked into some of the law-related questions and statements that keep surfacing as
 

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