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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #970635

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 18, 2010
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Day 90 of the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico with the cap holding firm introduced.

(Venice, Louisiana: Michelle Kosinski) New concerns that gas may be escaping from the capping structure examined; underwater video shown. [Voice of COO Doug SUTTLES†- says it is encouraging.] A statement from retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen about pressure readings quoted. [Former oil industry executive Bob CAVNAR†- worries about the use of the cap.] [Restaurant OWNER - comments on the situation.]

(Gulf Shores, Alabama: Mark Potter) The situation in the Gulf reviewed; scenes shown from a sunrise church service on the Alabama beach, oil on the water, a seafood restaurant, Pensacola Beach, Florida. [Evangelical Environmental Network Mitch HESCOX†- speaks.] [Bed & breakfast owner Darrell FINLEY, two VACATIONERS - want an oil cleanup.]

Holt, Lester;
Kosinski, Michelle;
Potter, Mark

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