Oil on the Beach in Gulf Shores Alabama at the Pass

Oil on the Beach in Gulf Shores Alabama at the Pass

Tests on a new cap for the BP oil leak and concerns about the administration’s call for a six-month ban on deep-water drilling. The ongoing efforts to stop the flow of oil and reduce the risk of leaks going forward.

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  • Joel Achenbach reporter, The Washington Post; writer for Achenblog.
  • Stephen Power reporter, The Wall Street Journal.

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