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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 8:48:49 PM

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Coast Guard on Saturday evening called off its search for two workers missing after a fire broke out on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, sending an ominous black plume of smoke into the air reminiscent of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion that transformed the oil industry and life along the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Chief Petty Officer Bobby Nash told The Associated Press that the search was ended at about 5:25 p.m. CST.
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BEGTWO
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2012 5:08:29 PM

OH...NO
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 9:19:02 PM

Sad news.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 9:24:41 AM

sad
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 8:41:57 AM

So sad for the families!
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 8:25:06 AM

Bad.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 5:47:23 AM

Dangerous work.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 4:00:24 AM

A tragedy for all those who lost loved ones.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 3:08:24 AM

This is heartbreaking. Thoughts goes to the family of the missing.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 1:31:27 AM

Very sad prayers to victims & familys
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 1:18:49 AM

bad news......
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 1:17:55 AM

Very sad sad sad.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 12:51:11 AM

Bad news.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 12:17:07 AM

Coast Guard did what they could...it's a great organization.
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 12:16:06 AM

Sad to learn
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2012 12:06:38 AM

Tragic
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 11:51:49 PM


A very sad event.
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 10:51:53 PM

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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 9:54:01 PM

sad
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 9:31:00 PM

Repost
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 9:26:05 PM

so very sad
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2012 9:25:06 PM


A tragedy.
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