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June 3, 2010 12:59 PM

BP cuts pipe, plans to lower cap over Gulf spill

METAIRIE, La. -- BP sliced off a pipe with giant shears Thursday in the latest bid to curtail the worst spill in U.S. history, but the cut was jagged and placing a cap over the gusher will now be more challenging, Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen said.

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