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The Oil Cap: Scientists Huddle About Whether It's Doing More Harm Than Good

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Scientists huddled Tuesday to analyze data from the ocean floor as they weigh whether a leaking well cap is a sign BP's broken oil...

BP: No Sign of Leaks as Capped Well Nears 48 hours

AP | COLLEEN LONG and HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — The Gulf Coast found itself in an odd moment of limbo Saturday: The oil has been stopped, but no one knows if it's corked for good...

BP Gets Go Ahead To Resume Well Capping After Day Of Delays

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UPDATE: 5:54 PM ET After meeting with government officials and assuring them of the safety of the next steps of the oil leak cap, BP has the go ahead...

Jason Linkins

Exxon Valdez: How That Disaster Destroyed The Economy 20 Years Later

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Here's something else you can add to your oil spill woes. The Exxon Valdez disaster occurred on March 24, 1989. Flash forward to 2008, and there's widespread systemic failure that sends huge sums of wealth straight to Money Heaven.

Sam Stein

Exxon Valdez Lawyer: Louisianans, 'To Use A Legal Term,' Are 'Just F--ked'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Long after oil stops spilling from the Gulf and the ecological catastrophe caused by the spill begins to be cleaned up, the process of determining the...