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Mississippi Oil Spill

Dead Sea Turtles, Fish Wash Ashore In Gulf (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) -- At least 20 sea turtles have been found dead this weekend along a 30-mile stretch of Mississippi beaches from Biloxi to Bay St...

Don't Cry Over Spilled Oil: McCain's Drilling Rig Do-Over

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Dorner

Whether it's because of the 30 or so oil industry lobbyists working on his campaign or the more than $2 million in campaign cash from Big Oil, McCain is determined to push his drill here, drill there, drill everywhere plan.

Oil Vey! Exxon's Capitol Hill Shaming

Doug Kendall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Doug Kendall

The people of Alaska are still feeling the financial impact of the spill nearly 20 years later, long after the three-year period covered by compensatory damages in the case.

Oil Spill Shuts Mississippi River

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A collision between a chemical tanker and a fuel barge on the Mississippi River spilled over 400,000 gallons of fuel oil and promp...