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An estimated 336,000-gallon oil spill just caused Alabama to declare a state of emergency

But hey, let's keep talking about Trump on The Tonight Show.

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Yet Another Oil Spill Near Native American Land Is Failing to Grab National Attention

When will the rest of America starting listening to indigenous people?
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Shell Oil Spill Near Louisiana Dumps 90,000 Gallons of Crude Oil Into the Gulf of Mexico

"No release is acceptable, and safety remains our priority."
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Watch How the BP Oil Spill Destroyed This Entire Island in One GIF

It's been five years since the spill, but the effects are still very real.
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Finally, Some Justice in the 2010 BP Gulf Oil Spill

A federal judge just slapped the oil company with a serious punishment.

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There's An Oil Spill in North Dakota Seven Football Fields Large and No One Knew About It

Yet another major oil spill has occurred in America, igniting accusations that Big Oil is not regulated enough.
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Mic Check: Obama Just Got the One Vote He Needs to Bomb Syria

Today's PolicyMic newsletter, featuring my take on the world's top news and some of the best links from around the web.
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200000 Dollars Is Not Enough For Destroying the Environment

Or for destroying evidence during the 2010 investigation into the BP Gulf oil spill for that matter.
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Halliburton Admits It Broke the Law, Pays the Cost Of a Nice Car in Fines

Corporations are people. Unless criminal acts are involved. Halliburton has admitted to destroying evidence in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster and will plead guilty, but won't pay much.
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Shocking Video Of Quebec Train Explosion: Is an American Firm to Blame?

Lac-Mégantic, Québec: Over 1,000 people are evacuated with several missing children after a train carrying over 2,000 tons of crude oil explodes. The train is owned by the U.S. firm Rail World.

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Mayflower Oil Spill: Exxon Doesn't Want You to Know People Are Getting Very, Very Sick

We now have proof that Exxon lied about the status of the waterways in Mayflower, Arkansas: Mayflower residents are getting sick.
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Mayflower Oil Spill: ExxonMobil Should Be Held Accountable, But They Won't

In a single week ExxonMobil has been responsible for an oil spill and a chemical spill, and also received a safety award. It's time to hold Exxon responsible and make them bleed.
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Keystone XL Pipeline May Create Jobs, But At Too Steep a Cost to Be Worth It

Basing the merit of the Keystone XL pipeline in the number of jobs it creates is a distraction from more important aspects of good energy policy, like safety and equity.
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BP Liability Trial: We Need to Make An Example Out Of a Company That Destroyed the Environment

In April 2010, the most costly oil spill in history occurred in the Gulf of Mexico. The BP liability trial this week should make sure something like this never happens again.
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Black Elk Energy: Oil Rig Explodes After Ratings Agency Had Cited Production Problems In September

Another oil rig explosion has occurred off of the American Gulf Coast. Two feared dead, and two are missing. The rig is owned by Black Elk Energy.

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Oil Companies Like Shell Should Not Be Allowed to Drill in the Arctic Until They Create New Cleanup Methods

Until oil companies demonstrate that they've gotten better at cleaning up spills, they should not be permitted to drill in the Arctic Ocean.