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NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 10, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Exxon officials reported opposing President Bush's sending troops to AK to help clean up oil spill. Report introduced.

(Valdez, AK: George Lewis) Winds reported spreading spill; details given, scenes shown. [State cleanup coordinator Jim HAYDEN - comments on impact of storm.] Spill's route illustration Captain Joseph Hazelwood, responsible for spill, noted out on bail. [Hazelwood's former co-worker Bruce AMEROT - comments on Hazelwood's drinking.] Exxon noted refusing to comment on Amerot's allegations.

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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