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Baldwin County sues BP for $11.95 million

Baldwin County commissioners met in a closed session Thursday and then voted 3-1 to proceed with an $11.95 million damages claim involving the BP PLC…

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Buzz: CDC checking impact of BP spill on mental health (audio)

The Center for Disease Control maybe surveying locals about the impact of the BP oil spill on mental health. I received this email from a…

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Full Text: Robinson’s Testimony

Escambia County Commissioner Grover Robinson testified on July 21 before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science And Transportation, Subcommittee On Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and…

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Crabs? Is there a problem?

Stuart Smith reports that a Pensacola fisherman has complained to him about the crabs in the area: Our observation from the last two weeks is…

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BP another spill, more charges of recklessness

This Week has an article on the latest BP spill in Alaska. I love this quote: “You’d think that by now,” says Steve Gelsi in…

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Did we screw ourselves?

Our state and local leaders have been so quick to declare that the beaches, seafood and Gulf Coast are doing fine that we may have…

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BP knew Costner idea a bust

We know that much of what BP did last summer was all “ponies and balloons.” Publicity stunts to prop up stock prices and quell the…

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Nelson’s Me 2 Press Conference

While Sen. Marco Rubio was in Pensacola garnering attention while listening from local and state officials about the BP disaster, Florida’s senior U.S. Senator, Bill…

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Feel crazy? Call UF, Thank BP

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a University of Florida-led team more than $6.5 million to study the environmental and psychological effects of the…

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