Obama lifts ban on offshore drilling
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Obama lifts ban on offshore drilling

Reversing a ban on oil drilling off most U.S. shores, President Obama announced an expansive new policy that could put oil and natural gas platforms in waters along the Atlantic coastline, the Gulf of Mexico and part of Alaska. (The Associated Press)

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