“Giant” 1/8 MILE glob of oil washes up in Orange Beach — “Overwhelming smell” (VIDEO)

Beach clean up crews are scrambling to clean up a giant tar mat that’s … Read more >>

Delray Beach tourist “saw a 2-inch tar ball wash ashore this morning”; “It smelled like oil”

Tar ball in Delray? Probably not, officials say, Palm Beach Post, July 11, 2010:

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Massive tar ball from BP oil gusher comes ashore in Northeast Texas, Coast Guard just predicted no oil for area; “Safe to swim” (PHOTO)

Galveston tar balls came from Deepwater Horizon, KENS Channel 5 San Antonio, July 5, … Read more >>