Chevron oil spill dumps nearly 800,000 gallons of crude, water in California canyon

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Chevron crews have begun to clean up a massive oil spill in California after nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water were dumped into a canyon in nearby Bakersfield since the flow first began in May. 

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