Japanese company fined $70 million over exploding air bags

...metal canister and shoot out fragments.Most of those injured or killed lived in high-humidity states along the Gulf of Mexico. The injuries included severe neck cuts and facial injuries, as well as the loss of eyesight and hearing.Still...
Nation and World
Alaska Science Forum: A yearly flood into the Gulf of Alaska

...from streams and rivers in Alaska and northern Canada is about 1.5 times what the Mississippi River dumps into the Gulf of Mexico each year.That astounding flow of water is from rainfalls that soak Southeast Alaska and the south side of the Alaska...
Clinton breaks Keystone silence, says she opposes pipeline

...whether to allow construction of a pipeline that would transport oil from Canada's tar sands to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.The announcement was viewed with disappointment in Canada, where Prime Minister Stephen Harper has said as recently...
Nation and World
More, smaller icebergs could show up in Alaska tanker lanes

...million gallons of crude oil. It was the nation's largest oil spill until the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout in the Gulf of Mexico.The crew of the Exxon Valdez had received permission to stray from shipping lanes to avoid Columbia Glacier ice...
My Turn: Untapped potential in the Arctic

...controlled offshore acreage is off limits to development, including promising areas in the Atlantic, Pacific and eastern Gulf of Mexico.But no other undeveloped energy basin in the United States can match the Arctic's production potential. Government...
Shell prez: 'Oil will be required for long time'

...will be safety.Shell is operating under strict Arctic rules put in place after the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. Arctic offshore drilling has been scrutinized in the courts in lawsuits brought by drilling opponents, Odum said...
Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...Alaska's northwest coast."I share people's concerns about offshore drilling. I remember the BP spill in the Gulf of Mexico all too well," Obama said in his weekly address. But the economy, he said, still relies on oil and gas while it...
Fish Aid: Benefit Friday helps Gulf of Mexico fishermen affected by hurricanes

...benefit concert this Friday for Gulf of Mexico fishermen affected by hurricanes...What: A benefit concert for Gulf of Mexico fishermen affected by fishing organizations in the Gulf of Mexico and will work with Sen. Murkowski's...
This WeeK
Obama cautiously offers more areas for offshore drilling in Alaska and Gulf of Mexico

...administration cautiously offered up more areas in the Gulf of Mexico and off Alaska's coast to oil and gas drilling Tuesday...unveiled a proposal to hold 15 lease sales for areas in the Gulf of Mexico, including two in the eastern Gulf, and three off...
In Gulf disaster, echoes, lessons of Exxon Valdez spill

...confused, desperate residents of the Gulf of Mexico are turning to veterans of Alaska's...Horizon exploded to Miami. The Gulf of Mexico is more confined, although the...Alaska and U.S. agencies. The Gulf of Mexico involves four state governments...


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