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Japan regulator to launch new investigation into Fukushima nuclear disaster

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FILE PHOTO: A Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employee, wearing a protective suit and a mask, walks in front of the No. 1 reactor building at TEPCO’s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, Japan February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s nuclear regulator said in Wednesday it would Read More

Japan regulator to re-investigate Fukushima nuclear disaster

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FILE PHOTO: A Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employee, wearing a protective suit and a mask, walks in front of the No. 1 reactor building at TEPCO’s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima prefecture, Japan February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s nuclear regulator plans to reinvestigate the Fukushima Read More

Typhoon lashes Japanese capital, one dead, power, transport disrupted

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TOKYO (Reuters) – One of the strongest typhoons to hit Japan in recent years struck just east of the capital, Tokyo, on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain damaging buildings and disrupting transport. More than 160 flights were canceled and scores of train lines were closed for hours, snarling the morning Read More

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

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TOKYO (Reuters) – One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain that threatened to burst river banks before heading out to sea. More than 130 flights were canceled and scores of train lines were Read More

Strong typhoon winds lash Tokyo area, causing transport chaos

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TOKYO (Reuters) – One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years made landfall just east of Tokyo on Monday with record-breaking winds, stinging rain and sending some rivers close to the top of their banks before heading out to sea. A man using an umbrella struggles against heavy rain and Read More

Japan to resume effort to tackle contaminated water problem at Fukushima

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan is resuming efforts to disperse a build-up of contaminated water at Tokyo Electric Power’s wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant that is stalling progress on cleaning up the site, the government said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Storage tanks for radioactive water are seen at Tokyo Electric Power Co’s (TEPCO) tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear Read More

Japan’s Tepco to decommission second Fukushima nuclear station

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo Electric Power (9501.T) said on Wednesday it plans to decommission its Fukushima Daini nuclear station, located a few miles south of the bigger Fukushima Daiichi plant where three reactors melted down after an earthquake and tsunami in 2011. FILE PHOTO: A reactor building (R) and turbine building are seen at Japan Read More

Japan’s Tepco to decommission second, undamaged Fukushima nuclear plant: Kyodo

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FILE PHOTO: A reactor building (R) and turbine building are seen at Japan Atomic Power Co’s Tokai Daini nuclear power plant during a media tour in Tokai village in Ibaraki prefecture, about 120 km (75 miles) north of Tokyo, April 19, 2011 REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo Electric Power plans to scrap its Read More

Post-apocalypse US: Russian fan turns iconic ‘Electric State’ comic into movie before Hollywood

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‘Electric State’ the movie, based on the breathtaking artwork of Swedish illustrator Simon Stalenhag, has at last been confirmed. And one Russian artist has already provided a glimpse of how the post-apocalyptic flick might look. Gigantic futuristic structures and carcasses of massive battle robots seamlessly embedded into images of rural America – those were the Read More