April 25, 2013
A Japanese court has rejected a demand that a city affected by the fallout of the country's 2011 nuclear disaster evacuate its children.
April 15, 2013
Their demand: The right to live free of radiation. The plaintiffs who started the legal battle: 14 children.
August 07, 2012
HIROSHIMA--It took a visit to this historic city by a group of students to realize the atomic bombing 67 years ago was more than something from the distant past learned only in ...
February 04, 2012
New Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish has been compared to baseball legends and rock stars. But now he is being compared to cesium.
October 15, 2011
KORIYAMA, Fukushima Prefecture--Some were looking for work. Others just wanted to help out. And still others were simply eager to finally return to their hometowns.
August 04, 2011
KORIYAMA, Fukushima Prefecture--Mention grass to scientist Mitsuo Kondo and he gets excited.
July 18, 2011
With temperatures rising above 35 degrees nationwide, thousands of people trying to get a respite from the brutal heat descended on swimming pools in many areas of Japan on...
July 18, 2011
Radioactive cesium nearly five times the government safety standard of 500 becquerels per kilogram was detected in beef from one of 15 cattle shipped by a farmer in Koriyama,...
June 17, 2011
KORIYAMA, Fukushima Prefecture--Amid confusion and anger over government radiation standards, most school children in Fukushima Prefecture will not be able to swim outdoors...
June 07, 2011
Radioactive sewage sludge is quickly filling up treatment facilities in eastern Japan as recycling companies have refused to accept it for safety reasons.
April 09, 2011
KORIYAMA, Fukushima Prefecture--Bourgogne-style stew and pudding were on the menu for some lucky evacuees at makeshift shelters in this city these past few days, as a team of...
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