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Five years after the Gulf of Mexico disaster, oil company faces a fine of up to $13.7bn as Judge Carl Barbier begins assessment.
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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) – A new study says oil from the Deepwater Horizon disaster is still trapped in Alabama’s beaches four years later.
The report was released recently by Auburn University researchers who’ve been studying the BP oil spill since shortly after it occurred. 89 more words