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Texas / Oil Spill #1113225

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 24, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska noted.

(Texas City, Texas: Manuel Bojorquez) The oil spill off Texas after 2 ships collided featured; map shown; scenes shown of the barge in Galveston Bay, sea birds covered in oil, and the spill spreading into the Gulf of Mexico; details given about the history of collisions involving the Miss Susan tug boat. [Response team Rich ARNHART††, Coast Guard Capt. Brian PENOYER††, fisherman David PRATER‡- comment.] The suspension of cargo traffic in the Houston shipping channel noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Bojorquez, Manuel

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