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One Year Anniversary Of BP Oil Spill Approaches

Fla. Sues BP Over Oil Spill Environmental Damage

Florida is taking part in a multi-state a lawsuit against oil company BP, trying to hold them accountable for the damage to the state’s natural resources caused by the 2010 oil spill.

03/06/2014

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: ‘I’m Not A Scientist, Man’ And The GOP’s War On Reason

If Republicans, as a political party, continue this hostility toward science then they do not understand the driving force that science and innovation play in our economy. It also is another proof point in the case that Democrats made about Republican math not adding up.

11/20/2012

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Broward Couple Busted In BP Oil Spill Fraud Gets 13 Years

Fraudsters Joseph Harvey and wife Anja Karin Kannell will be exchanging their waterfront McMansion for a tiny prison cell. Their Bentley will no longer be their mode of transportation. Prison-issued shoes will.

CBS Miami–09/27/2012

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Secrets Beneath The Sea Call Out For Change

Beneath the Atlantic Oceans’ shining waters lies a potential risk and experts are raising alarming questions about the health of our oceans and the impact it could have on the life above and below the sea.

CBS4–09/20/2012

Gulf Oil Spill Spreads, Damaging Economies, Nature, And Way Of Life

Rubio Wants All Money From Oil Spill To Go To Impacted States

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio said Tuesday he wants all of the fines collected from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico BP oil spill to only go to the states directly affected by the spill.

CBS4–05/01/2012

Gulf Oil Spill Spreads, Damaging Economies, Nature, And Way Of Life

BP Oil Spill Two Years Later

On April 20, 2010, the U.S. faced the worst offshore spill in its history as oil from the BP offshore drilling site spewed onto the Gulf of Mexico.

CBS4–04/20/2012

One Year Anniversary Of BP Oil Spill Approaches

2 Years Later: Sick Fish Found Near BP Oil Spill Site

Two years after the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, there is evidence that wildlife in the water are suffering possible long-term effects.

CBS4–04/19/2012

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Florida’s Top Stories Of The Year

There was Rick Scott who took over the Florida Governor’s office, the end of the space shuttle program and of course, the Gulf oil spill. Which story do you think made the number one spot as Florida’s top story of the year?

CBS4–12/29/2011

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Florida City Man Pleads Guilty To BP Claims Fraud

A Florida City man who filed for reimbursement from BP claiming last years oil spill in the Gulf cost his commercial fishing business more than $100,000 in business has pleaded guilty to wire fraud.

CBS4–10/20/2011

BP Gulf Oil Spill

Key Federal Report Assigns Blame In BP Gulf Oil Spill

A key federal report blames poor management, some major missteps and a faulty cement job by BP and others for the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history and the deaths of 11 rig workers.

09/14/2011

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