Oil spill

Mark Halperin’s myopic, apocalyptic irrationality

Tim Graham at NewsBusters highlights Mark Halperin’s column in Time. It is…

Watch BP at work at the bottom of the sea

Live video of the latest attempt to stop the Gulf of Mexico…

Obama golfs and raises money, but he’s too busy to return La. lawmaker’s call

The Hill relates the story of Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., who represents…

Obama: I take responsibility but it’s not my fault

One of my pet peeves is the assertion — usually by politicians…

Sunlight Foundation: BP blamed in 8,000 spill reports

The Sunlight Foundation has the data: British Petroleum and its subsidiaries have…

The Michael Scott standard for executive response

“We have had more meetings on this issue than any issue since…

We can rush DADT without a study, but not sand berms to save La. coast

Jake Tapper, I think, asked the most pointed question in this afternoon’s…

Kevin Costner to the rescue!

The latest effort to clean up BP’s mess in the Gulf of…

Noemie Emery: Oil spill makes no case for big government

To hear liberals tell it, the Gulf of Mexico oil spill may…

An equipment failure? Or did BP just screw up, big time?

The Wall Street Journal offers a disturbing report, suggesting that it was…

Oil-spills response subject of forum

With all eyes on the Gulf of Mexico’s catastrophic oil spill —…

Examiner Editorial: Time for some perspective on the oil spill

Eleven people died when BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil drilling platform exploded nearly…

How long will our luck hold out?

"We are very lucky,” said Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Saturday night after…

Bay oil spill companies may face legal action

California oil spill investigators met with Bay Area district attorneys to discuss…

Crews continue to clean areas affected by Friday's oil spill

Crews today are continuing to clean areas affected by Friday's oil spill…

MTA fined $250K for 2005 diesel fuel leak into Islais Creek

The Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will be fining the Municipal…

Coast guard crews responding to oil spill in bay

U.S. Coast Guard crews are responding this morning to an apparent oil…

Oil spill smaller than 2007 incident

An oil tanker Friday morning spilled “less than a few thousand gallons”…

Detained Cosco Busan crew member to leave U.S.

Although six Chinese crew members from the container ship that struck the…

Bill to lower oil spill response times passes Assembly

A bill passed the California State Assembly on Tuesday that lowers the…