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Smoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in Tennessee

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in the middle of the night in eastern Tennessee, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people and sending dozens to the hospital with respiratory issues and nausea. 790 more words


There's No Use Crying Over Spilt Soy Sauce

Okay, I know that isn’t exactly how the saying goes but I don’t drink milk. No lecture please. I eat plenty of cheese and take calcium supplements – but not too much. 1,220 more words


Officials Reopen El Capitan State Beach Closed In Refugio Oil Spill

SANTA BARBARA (CBSLA.com) — One of the beaches affected by a massive oil pipeline rupture along a stretch of beach in Santa Barbara that spilled over 100,000 gallons of crude into the ocean was reopened Friday. 160 more words


ExxonMobil Stops Drilling Off Santa Barbara After May Oil Spill Crippled Pipeline

SAN FRANCISCO  (AP)— A spokesman says ExxonMobil has temporarily ceased oil production on three platforms off the coast of Santa Barbara because an oil spill last month… 120 more words


Drivers slowed by toilet paper spill on H-1 Freeway

Townbound drivers encountered quite a surprise on the H-1 Freeway Tuesday morning.

Several rolls of toilet paper spilled near the H-3 Freeway off-ramp.

Police say they started receiving complaints shortly after 10 a.m. 20 more words


Chemists Link Single Tar Ball Found On Manhattan Beach With Refugio Spill

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — A single tar ball that washed up along Manhattan Beach last month has been linked to the Refugio oil spill, authorities said Monday. 289 more words