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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — At Los Alamos National Laboratory, officials are moving forward with final design and initial construction plans for a new $6 billion nuclear lab. But questions continue to swirl about exactly what kind of nuclear and plutonium...
As the East Coast gets ready for Hurricane Irene to roll in, Joe Wilkey is getting ready to go there. “We plan to pull out of here either Monday or Tuesday,” he said, talking on the phone to a church leader in Norfolk, Virginia. Wilkey is...
TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake registering magnitude 6.2 has struck off Japan's northeastern coast, but there was no risk of a tsunami. There were no immediate report of injuries or damage from the temblor. Japan's Meteorological Agency says...
Tags: Earthquakes, Nuclear Power, Tsunamis, Japan, Tokyo (Japan)
TOM KRISHER,AP Auto WritersDETROIT (AP) — Car shoppers today are less likely to end up with a lemon. In the past five years, global competition has forced automakers to improve the quality and reliability of their vehicles — everything from inexpensive mini-cars to...
Tags: Japan, Dodge, Marketing, Automotive Equipment, Lexus
There were no immediate reports of damage after northern Japan was hit by an earthquake which the Japan Meteorological Agency said had a preliminary magnitude of 6.8. The epicenter of the quake was in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of northern Japan,...
PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) — Workers at a Toyota Motor Corp. plant in southwestern Indiana are celebrating the plant's production of its 3 millionth vehicle. The Evansville Courier & Press reports (http://bit.ly/wI9gXY ) that workers marked the...
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterWere it not for an earthquake and tsunami in Japan, what could have been a great year has been an OK year in new car sales for area Honda dealers. And this week, they got hit again. Honda announced Monday that parts shortages from three months of...
Tags: Passenger Cars, Japan, Disasters, Automotive Equipment, Thailand
Summer is the best time to get outdoors and enjoy a bonfire with family and friends. A southwest Michigan boy knows you can't have a fire without something to burn. Nine-year-old Tyler Streu from Coloma is selling wood that's been piling up in his yard....
DETROIT (AP) — Japan's Detroit consulate has announced a free concert this month to thank Michigan residents who provided help after a tsunami hit the Pacific island nation March 11. The consulate announced Monday that the White Pine Glee Club will...
Tags: Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Detroit, Japan, Disasters and Accidents
Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) -- Distancing himself from new economic sputters, President Barack Obama on Saturday declared that recent "headwinds" were the result of high gasoline prices, Japan's disastrous earthquake and jitters over a European fiscal crisis. He...
Tags: Washington, DC, Employees, Japan, Ohio, Labor Legislation
HONOLULU (AP) — Thousands are gathering at a Honolulu beach to float candlelit lanterns on the ocean to remember loved ones and pay tribute to ancestors. The annual Memorial Day ceremony is organized by the Japanese Buddhist sect Shinnyo-en. Now...
With such devastation and so many lives lost, many around the world are scrambling to get in touch with family members. A local mother is concerned about her daughter who is stationed in Japan, after just leaving a war zone. Regina Jasiewicz couldn't be...
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