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Oil Rig Alarm System Partly Disabled At Time Of Blast

KENNER, La. - (AP) An alarm system was partially shut down the day the ill-fated oil rig Deepwater Horizon exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and setting off the massive spill, an electronics technician who was aboard told an investigative panel on Friday. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.