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Dire state of Gulf Coast tourism

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In Gulf Shores, Alabama, crews go out every morning to clean the beaches and look for encroaching globules of brown slime. They have not found many, but visitors are still scared off and cancelling in record numbers.

World News America reports on what are fast becoming holidays from hell.

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