The deal is less than the $8.9 billion the state originally sought
The company had submitted an emergency request to Santa Barbara County to truck its oil to refineries, which was rejected
Oil production has yet to slow down and a vast collection of shale wells await to be completed
March 24, 1989: The Exxon Valdez runs aground, leaking 11 million gallons of crude oil
The rupture of an Exxon Mobil pipeline releases almost 1,000 barrels of oil into a flood-swollen river
Twenty years after the "Exxon Valdez" oil spill — the catastrophe on March 24, 1989, that released 10.8 million gallons of oil into Alaska's Prince William Sound...