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EPA: Abandoned California Mercury Mine A Toxic Hazard

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) An abandoned mercury mine that for decades has sent polluted, orange waste into a creek that eventually feeds into San Francisco Bay is a threat to human health and should be added to a list of the nation's worst polluted places, federal environmental regulators say. The New Idria mercury mine. . . . Full version available to subscribers.