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Thousands march in Mauritius over dead dolphins, oil spill

Environmentalists have demanded investigations into why the MV Wakashio strayed miles off course.

$205M in BP spill money for Louisiana coastal restoration

Louisiana is getting another $205 million in BP oil spill money to restore its coast. $176 million will go toward using sediment dredged from the Mississippi River to build 1,200 acres of marsh in Jefferson Parish.

Ocean blasting: Groups seek ban as big Atlantic test looms

Federal regulators are considering requests from four companies to look for oil and natural gas in the mid-and south Atlantic Ocean by blasting the sea bed with sound waves.

Closing arguments set in ex-BP executive Rainey’s trial

Testimony is over and closing arguments are set in the federal trial of a former BP executive charged with lying to investigators about oil spill calculations he made following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion.

Salon donating hair to oil clean-up

Strandz Salon in Ogden has started sweeping its hair into bags to send to the Gulf Coast.

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Meet Tabitha “Too Shoes”: a two-legged dog with a big heart

She may be small, she may be different, but that doesn't stop her from encouraging people to vote.

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.