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Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017
They made music that inspired legions of fans. Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Greg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in
Oil -spill -related defamation suits resolved after mediation
An attorney fired from the claims-processing office related to the 2010 BP oil spill has settled lawsuits claiming she was defamed
Correction: Oil Pipeline story
In a story Dec. 4 about a judge's ruling in the Dakota Access pipeline lawsuit, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Mark Abueg is a spokesman for the Army Corps of Engineers . He is a spokesman for the Justice Department . A corrected version of the story is below: Tribal request for
Tribal request for Dakota Access spill response plan granted
A federal judge has ordered the Army Corps of Engineers and a pipeline developer to complete an oil spill response plan for a section of the Dakota Access pipeline beneath the Missouri River in North Dakota
Grand jury reportedly approves first criminal charges in Russia investigation
Details have not been released regarding the charges and who they are against.
Rob Marciano ABC News Official Biography
Rob Marciano is the ABC News senior meteorologist of ABC’s World News Tonight and weekend edition of “Good Morning America.” He joined the network in September 2014 and reports across all ABC News broadcasts and digital platforms. Since joining the network, he has reported on nearly every natural
672,000 gallons of oil spill off Louisiana coast, Coast Guard says
The U.S. Coast Guard has nearly doubled its initial estimate of the amount of oil that seeped from a crack in a pipeline off the coast of Louisiana. The leak was first announced on Oct. 13 from a damaged pipeline operated by LLOG Exploration some 40 miles southeast of Venice, Louisiana. The
Search suspended for missing worker after oil rig explosion in Louisiana
The search for a missing Louisiana worker was suspended Monday evening after he was unaccounted for following an explosion on a large oil rig Sunday night. The Kenner Police Department said it fielded a flurry of 911 calls at 7:18 p.m. Sunday after witnesses heard a loud explosion and reported
Crews search for missing worker after oil rig explosion
There is a risk that oil may be leaking into Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans after the large rig explosion that also injured at least 7, authorities said.
Possible leak after oil rig explosion near New Orleans injures 7; 1 missing
Officials warned that oil may be leaking into Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans after a large rig explosion injured at least 7 people and left one missing on Sunday.