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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / BP #970672

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jul 19, 2010
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(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Breaking news on a new option to seal the leaking oil well in the Gulf of Mexico introduced; details given about BP's stranglehold on information & aim of keeping people in the dark. [On PBS on July 1, BP's Bob DUDLEY†- comments on the underwater camera & plans to put in a bubble caption on the video.]

(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Studio: Chad Myers) The "static kill" {as opposed to the top kill} plan to seal the well explained; diagrams of the operation shown. [University of Houston Don VAN NIEWENHUISE†- compares the first case & this case for getting the "mud" into the well bore "vessel" & then later add cement.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Myers, Chad

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