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Coming Up: Gulf Coast, One Year Later

Today marks the one-year anniversary since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, killing 11 workers and triggering one of the worst environmental disasters in American history. NewsHour Correspondent Tom Bearden returned to the Gulf recently to find out how the people -- and the economy -- are faring ( ). Tonight, Bearden covers the continuing battle over compensation. And in the days ahead, he will look at the anger that remains toward BP and the government, and the lingering concerns about the long-term environmental and health consequences of the disaster. Coverage continues online ... • Read a Reporter's Notebook from Bearden about his impressions of the region, one year later ( • Watch Hari Sreenivasan's interview with Shauna Sanford and Charlie Whinham of Louisiana Public Broadcasting about how Louisianans are faring ( • See Sreenivasan's discussion with Washington Post reporter Joel Achenbach about his new book, "A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race to Kill the BP Oil Gusher" ( • Find out where all the oil has gone ( * Watch a 'Now and Then' comparison of the Gulf Coast with AP photographer Gerald Herbert( • And Coming Up: A timeline from the past year and an update with Deepwater Horizon rig survivor Chris Choy, who spoke with the NewsHour last May
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