- November retrial date expected for former BP engineer
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Attorneys are eyeing a November retrial date for Kurt Mix, the former BP engineer charged with obstructing a federal investigation into the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
- California beaches remain open as source of oil slick sought
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — The Coast Guard is hoping lab tests will determine the source of a mysterious miles-long oil slick floating off California's Santa Barbara County shoreline.
- Group starts process to sue US agency over pipeline plans
DETROIT (AP) — The National Wildlife Federation accused the U.S. Transportation Department on Tuesday of not enforcing a federal law that requires pipeline owners and operators to establish safety response plans for worst-case oil spills in lakes, rivers and other waterways.
- Oil leak caused Marine jet crash in Southern California
SAN DIEGO (AP) — An oil leak caused a Marine fighter jet to crash in a Southern California neighborhood last year, setting several homes on fire and destroying the aircraft, it was reported Monday.
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