- Lawyers, company agree on documents in ongoing Gulf oil leak
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmental attorneys and a New Orleans energy company agreed Thursday to work out differences over the confidentiality of documents related to an ongoing Gulf of Mexico oil leak from an offshore site damaged by Hurricane Ivan in 2004.
- The Latest: Accord reached on documents in ongoing Gulf leak
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a court fight over the confidentiality of documents related to an ongoing leak of oil from a site damaged by Hurricane Ivan in 2004 (all times local):
- Auditors question spending at Louisiana fisheries agency
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Here are some preliminary findings from the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's office, which raises questions about spending in the state's Department of Wildlife and Fisheries from 2010 through 2015. A draft of the audit report was obtained by The Associated Press and hasn't been released publicly yet.
- APNewsBreak: Report questions Louisiana fish safety testing
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gulf oil spill recovery money intended for testing to ensure fish caught off Louisiana were safe for consumers instead paid for unnecessary iPads, cameras, boats and now-missing fishing equipment, state auditors said, calling the safety program so mismanaged it couldn't even declare if the catch was fit to eat.
- The Latest: Exxon to pay $12M for Yellowstone oil spill
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on a legal settlement from damages caused by a 2011 Exxon Mobil Corp. pipeline spill into Montana's Yellowstone River (all times local):
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