‘Rat-like animal’ blamed for Fukushima blackout — Rodent able to endanger nuclear plant? (PHOTO)

Experts: Oil ‘blizzard’ in Gulf from BP disaster — “It just sucked everything out of the surface” — Red layer fell on seafloor, nobody knew what it was — Could cause significant damage to ecosystems (AUDIO)

New Flyover Footage Released: “Sinkhole has grown and rainbow sheen covers much of it” (PHOTOS & VIDEOS)

Crucial cooling systems restored, Tepco says — Local official: “We don’t believe Fukushima disaster is under control” — NYT: “Impossible to independently assess conditions at plant”

U.S. scientists find Fukushima cesium in turtles, whales, fish

“We went into a ‘Code 3’” last week at giant sinkhole — ‘Maximum state of alert’ (VIDEO)

Gov’t Expert: Giant sinkhole now covers 12 acres, continues to expand — Growing parallel to edge of salt dome (VIDEO)

Expert: Report shows California nuclear plant “will progressively destroy itself” — AP: Could breakdown at full power (VIDEO)

Newspaper: Giant Louisiana sinkhole now 10 acres — Shallow tremors continue — Gov. Jindal to arrive at 2p CT

Power still not restored at Fukushima Unit 3 fuel pool and Common Fuel Pool — No fresh cooling water for over a day — Tepco: Extremely sorry it took so long to announce blackout

Temperatures rise in Fukushima fuel pools after nearly 20 hours without power — Crews “scrambling” to fix problems — Tepco placing “highest priority” on Unit 4

Bloomberg: Gundersen says radiation levels will increase from higher temperatures at Fukushima fuel pools

Kyodo at 6:41p ET: Fukushima Daiichi power failure still underway — Residents anxious, Tepco remains unable to fix problem

Kyodo: No ‘major’ changes in radioactivity levels during Fukushima Daiichi power outage

NHK: Another fuel pool loses cooling system at Fukushima Daiichi — CBC: May take days to repair

U.S. Navy Sailor: Our digital watches stopped working when offshore Fukushima after 3/11 — “We were laughing at first, but then…”

AP: Fukushima Daiichi blackout has continued for hours — 3 fuel pools without fresh cooling water

Kyodo English: ‘Problem with electric power’ at Fukushima Daiichi — Cooling systems suspended at 3 fuel pools

Fukushima Daiichi power blackout is top story on Japan news sites (VIDEO)

Blackout at Fukushima Daiichi — Cooling at fuel pools stopped

TV: Giant sinkhole swallows nearly an acre of land — Photo: Surface now covered in oil, sheen

Japan Diplomat: We don’t know what’s happening underground of Fukushima reactors — Potential accident remains now (AUDIO)