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The day in photos, April 22, 2010

The day in photos, April 22, 2010

In this aerial photo taken in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana’s tip, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig is seen burning Wednesday. A fire on the rig started Tuesday night, injuring 17 people. Eleven others were missing.


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