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“Astonishing”: Thyroid abnormalities found in Fukushima kids declared ‘ok’ by gov’t — Officials ordered doctors to stop examining patients

4 quakes M4.0 and above hit Fukushima in 24-hour period

TV: Methane “much closer” to community than previously detected near giant sinkhole — Pressure now just below surface — Officials want to test every structure built on ground

AP: Fukushima native elected to U.S. Senate

‘Wind Turbine Syndrome’ gets 4-minute segment on Colbert Report’s post-election day show (VIDEO)

Sheriff: Giant Louisiana sinkhole may expand beyond control — Professor: It could be a ‘significant’ event (VIDEO)

Official Statement: Methane accumulating 20 feet underground near community by giant Louisiana sinkhole — “Immediate actions… to protect public safety” mentioned (AUDIO)

Kyodo: Fukushima radiation ‘underreported’ — Metal boxes in monitors are blocking radioactivity — Hundreds of locations in multiple prefectures affected

Gov’t: UK nuclear facility is ‘intolerable risk’ — Radioactive waste poses significant risks to people and environment

Time: Conditions at 3 US reactors from Hurricane Sandy were similar to what caused Fukushima disaster

TV: 200% as many radioactive products returned to Japan this year than in 2011 says Russian report (VIDEO)

Asahi: Fukushima Daiichi a Theme Park? Tourists ‘treated’ to re-enactment of explosions — Beeping geiger counters, people crying out… more

Caldicott Live on TV as US Election Called: “About half of Japan is contaminated” — Huge censorship on what’s happening with Fukushima… Host interrupts to say Obama re-elected (VIDEO)

Tepco: Cooling system suspended at Fukushima Spent Fuel Pool No. 3 — Will not resume until weekend

NRC: Steam vented into atmosphere through ‘monitored release path’ at Michigan nuclear plant — “No immediate safety concerns… here’s what happened” (VIDEO)

Filmmaker: Hope is hard to come by in Fukushima — To this day women having abortions for fear of genetic damage, families breaking up

Feds: Release of ‘unknown amount’ of ‘unknown substance’ due to ‘unknown cause’ off Louisiana coast — Helicopter investigating incident

Update: Emergency shutdown after water level inside NY reactor dropped — NRC: Cause unknown; Recovery procedures in effect

TV: Problem during reactor restart process at New York nuclear plant damaged by Sandy

NHK: Concerns rising at Fukushima plant — 16,000 workers have quit, ‘severe working conditions’ blamed (VIDEO)

Officials: Severe thunderstorm warning for Louisiana sinkhole — NOAA: This is a dangerous storm; Deadly cloud-to-ground lightning; Winds over 60mph; Destructive hail (MAP)

Fukushima Mothers: Daughter has so many thyroid cysts doctor can’t count them all — Hospital told not to test kids