Sep 26, 2006

Truth about Katrina' s environmental disaster surfacing

Most of the Murphy oil spill in Meraux, La., has been cleaned up but some residents fear for their long-term health. Click Launch for scenes from the nearest neighboorhood last November, two months after the spill during Hurricane Katrina.

An oil company and plaintiffs affected by the worst environmental disaster during Hurricane Katrina said Monday they had agreed to a $330 million settlement. Full read here: $330 million deal to settle Katrina oil spill (MSNBC)