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June 14, 2010 1:06 PM

Investigators: BP ignored warnings, proceeded with Gulf well

BP knew its Macondo well was troublesome in the days leading up to a fatal April 20 blowout, congressional investigators found, but the company "appears to have made multiple decisions for economic reasons that increased the danger of a catastrophic well failure."

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