Emergency diesel generator fails at Virginia nuke plant hit by 5.9 quake

Quake rocks Washington DC area — 5.9-magnitude epicenter only 12 miles from Virginia nuke plant

Tepco: Ultra-high radiation levels may be from melted fuel that leaked out of containment vessel (PHOTO)

Ft. Calhoun nuke plant can’t be inspected for damage until floodwaters recede — Restart may be some time next spring

Head of New Mexico department dealing with hazardous waste at Los Alamos labs mysteriously resigns — Officials not providing any details

Fire at nuclear testing area 65 miles NW of Las Vegas — Feds checking for radiation

AP: 5.6 quake rattles Japan near Fukushima site

Fire breaks out at Los Alamos Technical Area 53 — Squirrel blamed

AP: Wildfire pushes into canyon that descends into Los Alamos

Residents worried about radioactive smoke plume if fire reaches radioactive waste: “If it gets to this contamination, it’s over — not just for Los Alamos, but for Santa Fe”

Feds in ’09: Los Alamos County firefighters not sufficiently trained to handle unique fires with radioactive materials at nuclear lab

Report: Up to 30,000 drums of plutonium-contaminated waste stored in fabric tents above ground at Los Alamos dumpsite — Lab declines to comment

Los Alamos Chief: “This fire is going to be with us for a while… potential to double and triple in size” — Already 68 sq. miles

Floodwater enters turbine building at Ft. Calhoun nuclear plant

2,000 ft berm holding back floodwater has collapsed at Ft. Calhoun nuke plant — River now surrounding two buildings

Senators demand congressional investigation into safety at US nuke plants — Public concerns heightened after recent news reports

High-tech equipment is malfunctioning around Reactor No. 2

Radioactive whales caught 650 km from Fukushima plant

Pennsylvania nuclear reactor unexpectedly shuts down for 3rd time in 1 week

Chunks of nuclear fuel appear to have entered drywell, causing damage: AP — Related to recent 192 Sievert/hour measurement in Reactor No. 1?

More Melted Fuel At Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Plant Uncovered During UN Probe, AP, May 24, 2011

IAEA expert predicts radioactive cesium will be carried across Pacific to West Coast of U.S. and Canada in one or two years

Workers enter Japan nuclear reactor building, AP, May 5, 2011

AP: Sharp rise in radioactivity levels signal possibility of new leaks

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