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Panel: BP Faulted Oil Rig Cement Work Years Before Gulf Blowout

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Oil company BP had identified problems with work by its cement company long before the massive Gulf oil well blowout, which investigations have blamed on cement failing at the bottom of the hole, a presidential panel investigating the oil spill said Thursday. But BP apparently didn't do much, if anything. . . . Full version available to subscribers.