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1 Minute to midnight for Alabama Medicaid

“Last year (2015), the Science and Security Board moved the Doomsday Clock forward to three minutes to midnight, noting: ‘The probability of global catastrophe is very high, and the actions needed to reduce the risks of disaster must be taken very soon.’ That probability has not been reduced.

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U.S. Judge Approves BP Settlement for 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

U.S. Judge Carl Barbier granted final approval on Monday to BP’s civil settlement over its 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill after it reached a deal in July 2015 to pay… 161 more words


The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter - 10/11/15

This week, Charlie talks about the recent Swallow migrations across the United States.  Charlie also shares a story about a black bear attack in Idaho.  Moral of the story  – attention to detail and situational awareness are always important when camping!  59 more words

The Great Outdoors With Charlie Potter

BP's $20 billion Deepwater Horizon settlement is a Justice Department record

Oil and gas multinational BP has agreed to pay over $20 billion in penalties over the Deepwater Horizon spill, the Department of Justice announced Monday. 211 more words


McDaniel: BP Settlement Belongs to the Mississippi Gulf Coast

By Senator Chris McDaniel

On April 20, 2010, an explosion at the British Petroleum offshore drilling platform, Deepwater Horizon, operating in the Gulf of Mexico, caused nearly 5 million barrels of oil to gush into the ocean.  795 more words


BP swings to $5.8 billion loss on Gulf charge, oil slide

BP Plc’s woes show no sign of ending as the company swung to $5.8 billion loss in the second quarter, thanks to falling oil prices and another $9.8 billion in charges to settle the remaining U.S. 337 more words


BP May Have Billions More to Pay, Even After Its $19 Billion Settlement

Despite reaching an $18.7 billion settlement earlier this month, BP probably isn’t done shelling out money to resolve claims stemming from the energy giant’s disastrous… 211 more words