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  • Coast Guard reports oil spill off coast

    2 Sep 2014 | 12:32 pm

    KENNEBUNKPORT (AP) — The Coast Guard says cleanup is underway following the discovery of an oil spill on an island that’s part of Cape Porpoise, Maine. The Coast Guard says it received the initial report of an oil sheen and[…]

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  • Halliburton Spill Deal Turns Focus on Future BP Decision

    2 Sep 2014 | 12:15 pm

    Halliburton Co.’s agreement to settle most of the lawsuits stemming from its role in the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history refocuses attention on the still-awaited court ruling that will decide the extent of BP Plc’s liability.

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  • Halliburton reaches $1.1B oil spill settlement

    2 Sep 2014 | 10:37 am

    Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a majority of plaintiff claims brought over the company's role in the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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