Oil spill

California oil line fixed after thousands of gallons spill

TRACY — Crews have repaired an oil pipeline that broke days ago…

 

Company charged for oil spill that fouled California beaches

LOS ANGELES — A Texas pipeline company that spilled more than 140,000…

 

$18.7B deal clears path for BP to close books on Gulf spill

NEW ORLEANS — Trying to close the books on the worst offshore…

 

Congress probing California oil spill that blackened beaches

LOS ANGELES — A congressional committee has opened a probe into a…

Pipeline firm couldn’t reach staff at California spill site

LOS ANGELES — As thousands of gallons of crude oil from a…

Test of ruptured oil pipe failed to detect major corrosion

Two weeks before an oil pipeline rupture spilled over 100,000 gallons of…

Company hopes to remove ruptured oil pipeline by Tuesday

Officials from Plains All American Pipeline say they hope the broken section…

Environmentalists seize on latest Santa Barbara oil spill

The latest oil spill on the Santa Barbara coast is just a…

Oil slicks off California span 9 miles; up to 105,000 gallons leaked

An oil spill that fouled beaches and threatened wildlife along a scenic…

Secrecy shrouds decade-old oil spill in Gulf of Mexico

A blanket of fog lifts, exposing a band of rainbow sheen that…

Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill

A federal board investigation into the 2010 BP oil spill concludes that…

10,000 gallons of oil spill on Los Angeles streets

Crews sopped up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil…

BP accused of lying to government during Gulf oil spill

BP lied to the U.S. government and withheld information about the amount…

Sinking tug boat causes oil spill in San Francisco Bay near Richmond

A decommissioned Navy tug boat that is sinking near Richmond has caused…

$44 million settlement reached in 2007 San Francisco Bay oil spill

Four years after a container ship sideswiped the Bay Bridge, ripping open…

Blasted: Coast Guard castigates Transocean’s Gulf oil spill failures

WHAT: A new Coast Guard report blasted Transocean for the major role…

Spree: Gulf Coast officials spent wildly with BP cleanup funds

WHAT: BP paid state and local governments more than $754 million in…

Coast Guard accuses White House of hindering oil spill response

A new Coast Guard report accused the White House and the Department…

Fuel leak in San Francisco Bay being assessed after barge runs aground

The U.S. Coast Guard is assessing a fuel leak in San Francisco…

Feds push back in flap over blowout preventer test

Federal investigators are pushing back against criticism they aren't doing enough to…