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June 24, 2010 12:00 AM

Cap mishap allows oil to gush for hours

NEW ORLEANS — Oil had spewed uncontrolled into the Gulf of Mexico for much of the day Wednesday before engineers reattached a cap being used to contain the gusher and direct some of the crude to a surface ship.

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