Oil Spill

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Pipeline Ruptures Spilling 10K Gallons Of Oil Onto Atwater Village Streets

A geyser of oil sprayed onto buildings and puddled in knee-high pools of crude in L.A. streets after a valve on a high-pressure pipeline failed Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/15/2014

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710 Freeway Reopened In Time For Morning Commute After Fiery Tanker Trash

A portion of a Los Angeles freeway has been reopened after a fiery tanker truck crash seriously injured the driver, prompted evacuation of nearby homes, and snarled traffic for hours.

10/28/2013

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Portion Of 710 Freeway In Commerce Remains Closed After Big Rig Crash, Fire

Authorities say two people were injured after a big rig went over a freeway embankment and caught fire in the city of Commerce.

10/27/2013

Satellite image of Hurricane Sandy (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Opinion: Another Hurricane Reminds Us Of The Need For An Effective Administration

The 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.

10/26/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney: Pay Attention To What I Say, Not What I Do

In an effort to distract voters from his tax records, W. Mitt Romney launched a four pronged push back yesterday. Romney’s problem: each move revealed more about the problems with his floundering campaign.

08/07/2012

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Goldenwest Street Remains Closed As Crews Clean Up Oil Spill

Crews have spent the weekend cleaning up hundreds of gallons of crude oil that bubbled up from a break in an underground pipeline on Goldenwest Street Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/03/2011

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Crews Clean Up Oil Spill In Long Beach Harbor

Crews are cleaning up 700 gallons of oil after it was spilled into Long Beach harbor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/22/2011

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Estimated 1,000 Gallons Of Crude Oil Spills In Harbor Gateway Area

Authorities are investigating the cause of an oil spill of an estimated 1,000 gallons of crude oil that seeped onto Figueroa Street in the Harbor Gateway area.

10/28/2010

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