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Where are we 5 years after the BP disaster? An escaped inmate is on the loose; Watch FOX 8 Morning Edition now

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Tar balls frequently dot Gulf Coast beaches, five years after the spill. We're taking a live look at some of the most impacted areas and where we are at now.

Take a look at at this slideshow: http://www.fox8live.com/story/28842396/oil-still-visible-on-la-coast-five-years-after-bp-spill

Authorities are searching this morning for a man is on the run. They say he escaped police custody before he could be booked into Orleans Parish Prison.

More on Eddie Brown's escape here: http://www.fox8live.com/story/28840456/prisoner-on-the-run-after-escaping-central-lock-up

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