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Oxnard, CA – Dozens of residents of Oxnard and Ventura County gathered Saturday for the interfaith Blessing of the Ocean, an action uniting the voices of people representing many faiths and ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun May 31, 2015 at 08:14 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Last week, we talked about how conspicuously absent pipeline advocates were in the wake of the huge oil spill on the coast of Santa Barbara County. It seems that tens of thousands of gallons of ...
by Saldana33
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 08:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Photo: Mike Eliason, Santa Barbara Fire Department Memorial Day typically ...
by pmustain
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 12:19 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
On Memorial Day, we remember those who made the greatest sacrifice, but seldom acknowledge those who didn’t: returning from battlefields brain damaged or missing limbs, to families changed ...
by The Reasonable Voice
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 05:52 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Guardian British art collective Kennard Phillipps have reimagined the bucolic US artwork ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat May 30, 2015 at 06:34 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
The Nathan E. Stewart/DBL 54 is a 10,000 Deadweight ton capacity "articulated tug/barge" (ATB) petroleum tanker, and is owned by the Texas-based Kirby Corporation, which is one of the largest ...
by ingmarz
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 12:19 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Funny how quiet pipeline supporters have become this week. You know, the ones who jump up and down, waving their arms every time an oil train derails or springs a leak. "Pipelines are safer than ...
by Saldana33
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 02:50 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Madeline Stano of the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment went by the scene of the oil spill in Santa Barbara. The oil spill happened Tuesday May 19th when a pipe owned by Plains All ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 05:40 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
When will we ever learn, these three basic ingredients -- Don't really Mix. Oil Spill Worse Than First Thought (Video) NBC News Channel -- May 21, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 02:48 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
A section of Refugio State Beach tainted by oil from burst pipe. Since 2006, the U.S. Pipeline and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 117 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 09:04 AM PDT with 149 Recommends
Dead dolphin stranded on the Port Fourchon Louisiana coastline in July 2012 following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 09:11 PM PDT with 117 Recommends
State and federal government crews continue to monitor the clean up of a big oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara as the size of the disaster has expanded. The spill from a ruptured pipeline ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 04:42 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
A portion of the 4-mile-wide oil spill near Santa Barbara, CA Campers at popular Refugio State Beach in California were alarmed by noxious fumes and notified authorities, who discovered ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 102 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 07:07 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
Put a conservative back in the White House and here is what we will do to take back this country for you, the people. This agenda will restore the proud dignity of our governmental institutions and ...
by Wilburhorse
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Tampa, FL (April 23, 2015) - Clint Guidry, the president of the Louisiana Shrimp Association, recently said many fishermen who were BP oil spill victims took Ken Feinberg’s "Quick Payments," ...
by Brian J Donovan
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 06:38 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
In 2004, 28 oil wells located 11 miles off the coastlines of Louisiana that are owned and operated by Taylor Energy, were destroyed by a mudslide caused by Hurricane Ivan. The consequences of this ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 03:56 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
(photo courtesy of the Gulf Restoration Network) From the AP , via The New Orleans Advocate : OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) — A blanket of fog lifts, exposing a band of rainbow ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 12:32 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
I'm always amazed by those who worry about passing the nation's debt on to their offspring but don't think twice about ensuring those offspring have an earth to live on in the first place. Not until ...
by Grandma Kinne
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 12:46 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
BP argues it's just a flesh wound New Orleans, U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier rejected BP's attempt to reduce the possible civil ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 12:21 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Sorry but tiny penguins in sweaters? I couldn't resist this story. Alfred AKA "Alfie" Date is Australia's oldest man at 109 years old and he's been knitting for over 80 of those years. When he ...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 75 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 12:44 PM PST with 222 Recommends