The looming storm could postpone BP's plans to double the amount of oil they capture from the spill. Here, a boat uses a boom and absorbent material to soak up oil on the surface of the water near Grand Isle, La., on Monday.
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The chief government spokesperson on the oil spill, Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen, often speaks with great authority. Trouble is, he's bungled a lot of the facts.
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