Oil Companies Create Spill Response System

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Louisiana Oil Industry Reacts To New Drilling Ban

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Hefner Offers To Take 'Playboy' Private

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When oil washed ashore in Pensacola, Fla., it left an ugly stain that brought out hundreds of BP workers to clean the beach. It is uncertain how much money BP will have to pay in compensation, cleanup and penalties for the oil spill. Dave Martin/AP hide caption

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Experts Disagree On BP's Potential Cash Liability

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Despite The Numbers, Jobs In Short Supply

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Shrimp boats sit in the Pass Christian Harbor in Pass Christian, Miss. Many fishermen, seafood buyers and others in the Gulf operate with cash, which may cause problems when they cannot present the documents needed to receive government compensation. Dave Martin/AP hide caption

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Cash Business In Gulf Makes Compensation Difficult

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Cleanup workers maneuver an oil boom in Bataria Bay on the coast of Louisiana. With the down economy, their are plenty of people hoping for cleanup jobs, but there are few to be found. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Cleanup Jobs Are Hard To Find In The Gulf

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Oil Spill Unravels Future Of Net-Making In Gulf

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Since a lot of the Gulf Coast fishing has shut down, business has been slow at Huey Ice Co. in Dulac, La. Yuki Noguchi/NPR hide caption

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Business Melts Away For Gulf Coast Icehouses

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Gas Station Owners Pay The Price For BP Affiliation

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Helping The Pros: Amateur Ideas To Stop The Oil Spill

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Estimating The Cost Of The BP Oil Spill

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House Panel Hears From Rig Victims, Company

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House Panel To Hear From Oil Rig Blast Survivors

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Senate Looks Into Oil Company Liability Cap

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