Topic: New Orleans
Raining oil in Louisiana: A YouTube video claims that oil is falling from the sky in a New Orleans suburb. Here's why this is almost certainly not true.
06/25/2010 07:17 pm
NBA draft resulted in an immediate impact player, John Wall of Kentucky, going to the Wizards. After that, most teams drafted projects and role players.
06/25/2010 01:49 pm
Obama approval rating falls as 48 percent of survey responders say they disapprove of the President's job performance.
06/25/2010 10:18 am
A federal judge said Thursday that he will not reconsider his decision to overturn a six month deep-water drilling moratorium stemming from the Gulf oil spill. That means Interior Secretary Ken Salazar might need to look for a Plan B.
06/24/2010 09:21 pm
Willie Nelson, Tupac Shakur, and Creole Jazz were included by the Library of Congress's National Recording Registry, highlighting 'diverse beauty, humanity and artistry" of the American soundscape.
06/24/2010 03:27 pm
Offshore drilling ban overturned by a New Orleans federal judge, who told the federal government Thursday he won't put his ruling on hold.
06/24/2010 03:18 pm
Offshore drilling moratorium could cost Gulf communities hundreds of millions in lost jobs and revenue well past the six-month term, say analysts.
06/23/2010 03:31 pm
Gulf oil spill: A undersea collision involving one of the robots used in the BP gulf oil spill containment effort allowed more oil to gush unchecked into Gulf waters.
06/23/2010 03:28 pm
Tar balls washed up along at least eight miles of Pensacola Beach Tuesday night. The invasion means that the intensity and scope of efforts to deal with the Gulf oil spill in this state will probably change.
06/23/2010 01:24 pm
The judge said the federal report that led to the drilling moratorium didn't 'explicitly justify' a ban. Some independent engineers who reviewed the report agree. The administration will appeal.
06/22/2010 08:10 pm