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Judge To Hold Hearing On Gulf Oil Spill Settlement

A judge is set to preside over a hearing on a class-action settlement that would resolve billions of dollars in claims against BP over the 2010 Gulf oil spill.

04/25/2012

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Judge Asked To Approve BP Oil Spill Settlement

BP and a team of attorneys have presented a settlement to resolve economic damage claims from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

04/18/2012

FDA Probes Salmonella That Sickened 90 People

Federal health officials are investigating a growing outbreak of salmonella that has sickened 90 people in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

04/04/2012

A pipeline carries oil near Beaumont, Texas. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers via Getty Images)

Indian Tribe Worries Pipeline Will Disturb Graves

An American Indian tribe worries that an oil pipeline from Oklahoma to the Gulf Coast might disrupt sacred sites holding unmarked graves of their ancestors.

03/27/2012

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Obama Putting Oklahoma Pipeline On Fast Track

President Obama directed federal agencies Thursday to expedite a 485-mile line from Oklahoma to refineries on the Texas Gulf Coast.

03/22/2012

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Gulf State Governors Question Air Force Plan

Governors of Gulf Coast states want President Obama to stop the U.S. Air Force from potentially moving planes used in disasters to Montana.

03/07/2012

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Texas Drought Threatens Only Surviving Whooping Cranes

Raising its slim, white neck out of the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, one of the world’s last surviving whooping cranes hungrily searches a Texas marsh for the blue crabs and berries it devours during its annual migration to the Gulf Coast.

01/09/2012

In Case You Missed It… Friday, August 13th

Here’s what you missed Friday on the Jay Mcfarland show.

08/13/2010

Operation: Return to Greatness: Helping out the Gulf

How can we change the PERCEPTION of the oil spill effects on the Gulf?

08/10/2010

Exclusive With BP Executive in Charge of Gulf Coast Recovery (Audio)

CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca was at Bush Airport in Houston when he caught up with BP’s President and CEO for Gulf Restoration Bob Dudley for an exclusive one-on-one interview.  August pulls no punches in […]

07/17/2010

Jimmy Buffet Free Concert

Jimmy Buffet gave a free concert yesterday in Gulf Shores, Alabama… not too far from where Buffet was raised.

07/12/2010

Tarball Reports Changed

Texas officials are changing how they announce results of tests to determine whether tar balls washing up along the coast are from the BP oil spill.

07/10/2010

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