June 18th, 2010
08:23 AM ET

Friday's live video events

Ongoing coverage - BP webcam of Gulf oil disaster

9:30 am ET - Wartime contracting hearing - The Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan holds a hearing on whether private security contractors are performing inherently governmental functions.

10:00 am ET - Gulf oil disaster briefing - National Incident Commander Adm. Thad Allen briefs reporters from New Orleans on efforts to fight the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

10:00 am ET - World Refugee Day event - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will deliver remarks at an event marking World Refugee Day in Washington.  Actress/activist Angelina Jolie will attend via video feed.

12:15 pm ET - Obama remarks on economy - President Obama speaks in Columbus, Ohio, to promote the impact of the $787 billion stimulus package.

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  1. BreakingNewsBlog.us

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    despite the BP's claims that, now, they "collect more oil", the BP's live video of the wellhead, CLEARLY show that it gushes EXACTLY the same amount of oil (up to 60,000 barrels per day) of the early days, if not MORE:
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    deepwaterbp.com
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    read the (just published) update of my article, with my NEW idea to STOP the oil spill NOW, reusing (in a different way) the giant BP "dome" already used in the (failed) first attempt to fix the oil leak:
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    http://bit.ly/c8y9GX
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    June 18, 2010 at 8:32 am | Report abuse |
  2. Dwight

    I watch John King and he says BP has up to 12 live video cams going and we can watch them on the web. I'd like to know where these live video feeds are, since I haven't heard John King actually say where and I can't find a link for these live video feeds anywhere.

    July 16, 2010 at 3:58 am | Report abuse |