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Oil is seen on rocks at Refugio State Beach in Goleta, California, May 19, 2015.  An oil pipeline ruptured dumping oil into the Pacific Ocean near Santa Barbara, California, the US Coast Guard said. The spill was estimated at 21,000 gallons (80,000 liters) of oil, local media reported. AFP PHOTO/ ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Exxon Mobil Halts Drilling After Spill Crippled Pipeline

The oil company temporarily ceased operations last week after Santa Barbara County rejected its emergency application to truck oil to refineries, spokesman Richard Keil said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2015

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Request By Exxon To Haul Oil After Pipeline Break Denied

The move came on the same day that California lawmakers formed a special legislative committee to investigate the May spill that caused as much as 101,000 gallons of oil to blacken beaches and create an ocean slick.

06/09/2015

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Torrance Residents Voice Concerns Following Refinery Blast

Six days after an explosion at an Exxon Mobil Corp. refinery in Torrance, residents voiced their concerns during a City Council meeting Tuesday night.

02/25/2015

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Torrance Residents Take On ExxonMobil Days After Refinery Explosion

Demanding answers during a townhall meeting with company officials, dozens of locals say their homes and cars were coated with dust after Wednesday’s blast, which was strong enough to register as a magnitude 1.7 earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2015

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Blast-Damaged Torrance Refinery Has Faced Cal/OSHA Penalties

Documents from the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health indicate that the Torrance Exxon Mobil refinery where a blast took place on Wednesday has faced more than $100,000 in proposed penalties for inspection violations over the past five years.

02/19/2015

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Air Force Considers Drilling For Oil At Vandenberg

U.S. Air Force officials are considering leasing land to private companies to drill for oil and gas on California’s central coast.

07/20/2013

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Apple Passes Exxon As Most Valuable US Company

Who doesn’t own an iPhone, iPad or iPod? According to recent stock data, Apple not only dominates the electronics market, but the tech giant has surpassed Exxon Mobil as the most valuable company in the U.S.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/09/2011

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Big Oil Expected To Have Best Year Since 2008

Oil companies should report a windfall for the first quarter following a swift rise in oil prices. The industry seems set for its best year since 2008.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2011

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Stocks Set To Rise Ahead Of Ford, Exxon-Mobil Earnings Reports

Wall Street will focus on another full slate of corporate earnings this week as several big companies report their first-quarter performance.

04/25/2011