BP drilling disaster: Oil rounds our southern tip
The spill continued to wash ashore in the Florida panhandle Tuesday. Here's what our reporters found out about its impact:
- Our cost: 195,000 jobs, $10.9 billion.
- Obama's outburst: Really, how shocking was it?
- Tests show oil clouds drifting more than 100 miles from Deepwater Horizon site, and oil is in the Florida Strait
- Gov. Crist and Cabinet bash BP's response to oil spill, demand payment for losses
MORE COVERAGE: Oil hit Panhandle beaches Friday, prompting Gov. Charlie Crist to seek more oil containment booms to protect Florida's coasts. Bookmark our special report for the latest reporting from the Times and our wire services, plus informational graphics, photos and video.