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  1. Ar EssayREFORMING the Catholic ChurchRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | American Reporter

    ... and Sidney, I heard similar fears. In fact, for most of my waking hours since last Friday's 9.0 earthquake, monster tsunami wave, and nuclear power plant compromises and explosions, I have pulled all of my old investigative reporter instincts ...

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  2. TEPCO must focus on long-term radioactive Fukushima waste management - watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Russia Taday

    General aerial view of Tokyo Electric Power Co. 's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture An international nuclear watchdog has urged TEPCO to focus on "long-term" radioactive waste management while acknowledging the "progress" in TEPCO's efforts to deal with contamination at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.

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  3. Head of Japan's Miyagi prefecture thanks Taiwan for post-disaster helpRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... and President (???). Miyagi Prefecture was one of the hardest-hit areas in the 9.0 magnitude quake and subsequent tsunami that killed nearly 20,000 people. Other severely affected areas included Iwate and Fukushima prefectures in northeastern , more ...

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  4. Japan food imports need certification: MHWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The China Post

    Starting May 15, all food imported from Japan will require certification clearly stating their points of origin, and for products from certain regions, documents confirming radiation examinations will also be required, the Ministry of Health and Welfare announced yesterday. Since the devastating earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster hit Japan on March 11, 2011, all food products from Fukushima, Tochigi, Ibaraki, Chiba and Gunma prefectures have been banned from entry into Taiwan, as they were found to contain radioactive substances that exceeded the level considered safe for human consumption.

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  5. Andrew Keegan busted by undercover agents after he and members of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Mail

    ... carried profound meaning as he said; 'The significance of this occurrence is that it happened at the same time the tsunami hit Japan.' The 7th Heaven actor, who in the past was linked to stars including LeAnn Rimes and Elisha Cuthbert, then ...

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  6. Fukushima's radioactive waste reaches North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NewsTarget.com

    ... media sources such as Reuters have also commented on the findings. Four years ago in March 2011, an earthquake and tsunami killed about 20,000 people and triggered an explosion at the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant. The nuclear meltdown ...

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  7. Scottish Rugby sevens team saved by SRU boardRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. SCOTLAND'S rugby sevens squad got an 11th-hour stay of execution last night when the Scottish Rugby Union board voted unanimously to retain the team and keep them competing in the top-tier HSBC World Series.

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  8. How technology helps Nepal relief effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BetaNews

    ... Red Cross as easily as possible. The Cupertino-based firm instigated a similar proposal following the 2011 Japan tsunami and other natural disasters in order to make donations more efficient. Drones have also shown themselves to be a valuable ...

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  9. Prince Charles's 90 secret meetings with top politicians in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Mail

    ... of his letters were to members of the public, including the families of those who lost their lives in the Boxing Day tsunami and Bali bombings. As far as Clarence House was concerned yesterday, it was 'business as usual' as the Prince, along with ...

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  10. UPDATE 1-Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved -IAEARead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Reuters

    The U.N. nuclear watchdog said the management of radioactive waste and contaminated water at Japan's tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant could be improved despite good progress in cleaning up the site. The operator of the plant said in February it had found a pool of highly contaminated water on the roof of a plant building and that it had probably leaked into the sea through a gutter when it rained.

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  11. Cristiano Ronaldo: The truth about reports Real Madrid star donated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Independent

    ... 33million) in salary and winnings. He is known to have donated money to help rebuild Aceh, Indonesia, after the 2004 tsunami and earthquake. In 2014, Ronaldo was asked to donate items to help raise $83,000 (A 52,000) to pay for an operation for a ...

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  12. Japan's Alsok to launch warning system for unwelcome dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CIO

    ... yet to embrace the technology on a large scale, partly due to a lack of government regulations. The earthquake and tsunami that destroyed the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant four years ago, however, have spurred researchers to develop drones ...

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  13. Uganda: The Nuclear Industry ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... power from nuclear reactors, the five with the highest number of reactors are: Prior to the earthquake and tsunami of March 2011 Japan generated 30% of its electricity from nuclear and planned to increase that share to 40%. However, all of Japan's ...

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  14. On Native GroundPUNISHING the Poor for Being Poor is not a Bold New IdeaRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | American Reporter

    It's hard to believe that Paul Ryan, the chairman of the Budget Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, can serve up chicken crap and tell people its a new kind of chicken salad, but the Republican Congressman from Wisconsin keeps getting away with it. His latest platter of chicken crap was served up at the American Enterprise Institute last week, where he called for a sweeping restructuring of social services.

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  15. Make My DayHOW I Get Most of My Column IdeasRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | American Reporter

    As world leaders convene the Copenhagen climate talks, discussion has focused on the need for wealthy countries to reduce emissions. Far less attention has been paid to the inevitable reality that emissions in the poorest parts of the world need to increase.

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  16. Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved: IAEARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Reuters

    The U.N. nuclear watchdog said the management of radioactive waste and contaminated water at Japan's tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant could be improved despite "good progress" in cleaning up the site. The operator of the plant said in February it had found a pool of highly contaminated water on the roof of a plant building and that it had probably leaked into the sea through a gutter when it rained.

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  17. Blairites 'in denial' about why Labour really lost the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Independent

    Jon Stone is a reporter for independent.co.uk mainly covering politics. He has previously worked for PoliticsHome, BuzzFeed, and others.

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  18. Black Country firefighters tell of devastation they faced during Nepal search and rescue missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    GUTSY Black Country firefighters have spoken of the heartbreaking devastation they witnessed in earthquake-hit Nepal following an international mission to help save lives. Dean Harris and Dean Yates, who have worked at stations in Dudley and Brierley Hill , were among nine West Midlands firefighters deployed as part of a UK International Search and Rescue mission after the 7.8 quake hit 80k northwest of Nepal's capital Kathmandu on April 25. The pair, both firefighters for more than 20 years, have been on numerous deployments with the team including to Japan in 2011 after the country was hit by both an earthquake and tsunami.

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  19. JCB sends machines to Nepal after second earthquakeRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | FarmingUK

    ... Haiti in 2010 and in China in 2008 and to southern India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia in 2004 following the Boxing Day Tsunami. It is the home of our hit Farm Heroes Saga with more hit games in the pipe! Facilities Coordinator, Global Operations.... We ...

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  20. Stephen Sutton memorial: Live updates as thousands remember cancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Mirror.co.uk

    One year on from losing Stephen Sutton, the Birmingham teenager whose bravery and good humour touched hearts across the country, his family is urging people to share a hug in his memory. At Lichfield Cathedral today, setting for a two-day vigil when Stephen died, his defiant 'thumbs up' gesture will be mimicked by hundreds in a moving tribute to the cancer patient who banished bitterness and promoted the beauty of living.

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