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    Report: 10,000 gallons of oil spill onto LA streets [w/video]

    A massive early morning oil spill in Los Angeles has spewed some 10,000 gallons of black gold onto the city's streets. It happened in Northern LA's West Glendale, when a 20-inch pipeline burst and spattered oil on everything within in a half-mile radius. A fire department spokesman tells USA ...

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    Video: Auto repair shop Valdez moment captured on security camera

    There are some days at work that are rougher than others, and we all have them. Thankfully for most of us, those days and moments aren't typically captured by video camera. For one worker at an auto repair shop, however, that wasn't the case. He got to experience a new low recently, which ...

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    Chevy Volt components to be built from Gulf of Mexico's oil-soaked booms [w/video]

    Recycled boom material under the hood of the 2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery
    There's really no way to positively spin the disaster that took place in the Gulf of Mexico when BP's Deepwater Horizon drilling platform exploded and leaked untold millions of gallons ...

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    Video: What happens when coffee gets spilled at BP headquarters?

    How BP handles a coffee spill – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Recent estimates put the spill in the Gulf of Mexico as growing by anywhere from 20,000 to 40,000 barrels of oil per day – making the slick four times as large as the Exxon Valdez incident. After multiple ...

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    BP "buzz" rating falls below Toyota after oil spill

    British consumer research firm YouGov BrandIndex polls 5,000 adults every weekday to allocate a so-called buzz rating to some of the most important consumer brands in the world. The buzz rating of a brand can fluctuate wildly if, for example, a new product or service is announced. Let loose a ...


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