Oil Tanker Spill Near Spain A damaged tanker sinks off the coast of Spain, spilling tons of oil into the ocean. Salvage crews work to contain the spill; officials fear an environmental disaster worse than the 1989 Exxon Valdez spill off Alaska. NPR's Christopher Joyce reports.
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Environmentalists Scramble to Control Oil Tanker Spill

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Environmentalists Scramble to Control Oil Tanker Spill

Environmentalists Scramble to Control Oil Tanker Spill

Environmentalists Scramble to Control Oil Tanker Spill

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A damaged tanker sinks off the coast of Spain, spilling tons of oil into the ocean. Salvage crews work to contain the spill; officials fear an environmental disaster worse than the 1989 Exxon Valdez spill off Alaska. NPR's Christopher Joyce reports.