NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2

Oil Spill

A tanker flipped over and was spilling fuel in Arlington on Friday, May 31, 2013.

Environmental Official Updates Arlington Tanker Spill Cleanup

A state Department of Environmental Protection spokesman said most of the oil that spilled when a tanker truck overturned in Arlington on Friday has been recovered.

06/02/2013

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

Boston Bruins v New Jersey Devils

Curious About Environmental Effect Of Burning Oil

As much as 60,000 barrels of oil are pouring into the Gulf Coast every day. Now, BP is burning some of the oil to keep it from reaching land. That…

10/01/2010

Boston Bruins v New Jersey Devils

Curious About The Effect Of A BP Boycott

The BP oil spill that continues to pump thousands of gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico each day has many across the nation feeling the need…

10/01/2010

Shane Doan, Johnny Boychuk

Curious How Oil Spill Will Impact Hurricane Season

Scientists are trying to figure out what is going to happen with the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico when hurricane season approaches . Jerry from…

10/01/2010

Markey wants BP to accept government oil estimate

A Massachusetts congressman is asking BP to accept the government’s latest estimate of how much oil spewed from the company’s blown-out Gulf well as a basis to determine how much it may face in civil […]

08/11/2010

BP to start sealing blown-out well Tuesday

WBZ’s Ed Walsh speaks to a reporter on the scene.

08/03/2010

BP CEO Hayward to step down

BP PLC says Tony Hayward will step down as chief executive officer from Oct. 1, to be succeeded by American Robert Dudley.

07/26/2010

Work to plug leaky well back on track after storm

The work to plug BP’s leaky oil well was getting back on track Sunday as the skies cleared and crews raced to plug the gusher before another big storm halts the operation again.

07/25/2010

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,989 other followers