Investigators say a fuel oil leak caused the engine-room fire that paralyzed a Carnival cruise ship at sea for five days. Now they want to know why the ship was disabled for so long.
Workers are in a race against nature to try to drain the fuel before waves break up the vessel.
Forecasts of heavy ocean swells Monday thwarted marine crews trying to pull oil from a leaking ship stuck on a reef off New Zealand`s coast
MV Rak sank 20 nautical miles off the coast of Mumbai on August 4 after the rescue of 30 crewmen.
The oil spill from Panamanian ship
MSC Chitra has stopped, the
Coast Guard said Monday.
BP see no signs of leakage from its recently capped well in Gulf of Mexico.
Obama`s top environmental advisor said that the spill was probably the biggest environmental disaster.
If oil stops flowing to the surface in the Gulf of Mexico, BP officials will know that their latest effort to plug a blown-out undersea well off the Louisiana coast was successful.
A first try at capping a ruptured pipe gushing oil deep in the Gulf of Mexico has failed.
Workers lowered a huge dome over an oil leak gushing from a sunken rig deep in the Gulf of Mexico early Saturday, as energy giant BP battled the slick lapping ashore on protected islands off the US coast.
The oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico is potentially catastrophic for the region, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has said.
A Chinese coal carrier is leaking oil after running aground near Australia`s Great Barrier Reef, authorities said Sunday.
A pipeline oil leak that led to fuel flowing into a major branch of the Yellow river has been brought under control, China National Petroleum Corporation has said.
A Belgian cargo vessel leaked oil into waters off northern China after a Chinese ship crashed into it at a refuelling dock, a state news agency said on Sunday.
Day in Pics: 22nd December
Showbiz World - December 22, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade