Texas Company Charged For Oil Spill That Fouled California BeachesA South Texas pipeline company that spilled more than 140,000 gallons of crude oil on the California coast last year was indicted on dozens of criminal charges in the disaster that closed popular beaches and killed sea lions and birds, prosecutors said Tuesday.
TransCanada Resumes Oil Shipments Through Keystone PipelineTransCanada Corp. has resumed sending oil through the Keystone Pipeline after a weeklong shutdown prompted by a leak and oil spill.
Judge OKs $20 Billion Settlement Over 2010 BP Oil SpillA federal judge in New Orleans granted final approval Monday to an estimated $20 billion settlement over the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, resolving years of litigation over the worst offshore spill in the nation's history.
Change Of Plea Hearing Set In BP Oil Spill CaseCourt records show a change of plea hearing has been set for one of two defendants charged with manslaughter in connection with the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill that killed 11 people.
Dolphin Reproduction Hurt By BP Oil SpillDolphins living in a bay polluted by BP's 2010 oil spill have had a very difficult time giving birth.
States Finalize BP Gulf Oil Spill SettlementThe Justice Department and five states have finalized a settlement arising from the 2010 oil spill.
States Reach Oil Spill Settlement With BPBP and five states announced a settlement Thursday that resolves years of fighting over the environmental and economic damage done by the energy giant's oil spill in 2010.
Houston Ship Channel Spill Blamed On TugboatA tugboat captain's decision to try to beat a cargo ship into the Houston Ship Channel is the probable cause of a collision that spilled 168,000 gallons of oil, according to the NTSB.
Deadline Approaches For Oil Spill ClaimsWith a midnight Monday deadline approaching to file claims under a 2012 settlement over the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill, the claims administrator said he expected a last-minute rush of filers.
BP Getting Credit For Gulf Tourism BoomFallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast beaches smeared with gooey tar balls in 2010 is being credited, oddly, with something that no one imagined back then.
U.S. Says Gulf Oil Spill Could Last 100 YearsA decade-old oil leak where an offshore platform toppled during a hurricane could continue spilling crude into the Gulf of Mexico for a century or more if left unchecked.
New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.