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President Barack Obama meets Sunday in Venice, La., with fishermen affected by the oil spill as he visits the Gulf Coast region to survey the massive environmental disaster. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama: Stopping oil could take days

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VENICE, La. -- No remedy in sight, President Barack Obama on Sunday warned of a "massive and potentially unprecedented environmental disaster" as a badly damaged oil well in the Gulf of Mexico spewed a widening and deadly slick toward delicate wetlands and wildlife. He said it could take many days to stop.


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