The price to pay

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After raising estimates for outstanding claims earlier this year, BP reported that the total costs of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill are around $65 billion. The London-based company had paid around $63.4 billion by the end of last September to cover cleanup costs and legal fees linked to the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, according to published reports.

This article originally appeared in the March 2018 issue.



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The oldest lighthouse in New York and the fourth-oldest active beacon in the United States, Montauk Point Lighthouse was authorized by the second U.S. Congress, under President Washington, in 1792.