Early-morning oil spill closes 5 miles of the Mississippi near LaPlace


    The U.S. Coast Guard says an oil tanker barge collided with another barge on the Mississippi River around 2 a.m. today, spilling oil and leading officials to close a five-mile stretch of the river. Of…

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