Oil well leaking into Gulf of Mexico, 4-mile-wide visible sheen, Coast Guard says

Alex Walsh AL.com The Coast Guard says it is responding to a “loss of well control event” at an oil and gas platform 74 miles southwest of Port Fourchon, La., in the Gulf of Mexico. According to Fuel Fix, an… Continue Reading

At least 5 killed, 40 still missing after Canadian oil train blast forces town evacuation (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

rt.com Four tanker cars of petroleum exploded in the Canadian province of Quebec after a train derailed, destroying nearby buildings and leaving five dead and forty unaccounted for. A security zone has been imposed and about 2,000 evacuated from their… Continue Reading