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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #970093

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 10, 2010
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Venice, Louisiana: Anne Thompson) The operation to replace the cap on the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico examined; underwater scenes & diagrams of the cap being removed to be replaced, of the ships at sea to capture the oil & of oil at sea. [Voice of BP vice president Kent WELLS†- comments on the activity & the containment capacity.] [Charter boat captain James PETERS - comments.] [HHS Secretary Kathleen SEBELIUS - talks about the safety for the cleanup workers.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(St. Bernard Parish/Black Bay, Louisiana: Thanh Truong) A look at shrimpers & fishermen back on the coastal areas waters since the fishing ban has been lowered featured; scenes shown from the fishing boat. [Shrimper Nicky ALFONSO†- comments on the ocean life & how we will be back fishing once we beat the oil.]

Holt, Lester;
Thompson, Anne;
Truong, Thanh

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