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Last Active Nuclear Plant in Japan Turns Off

Japan's final active nuclear plant was switched off on Saturday with fanfare, banner-waving and celebration by marchers in Tokyo.Chana Ya'ar, 5/6/2012, 5:43 PM

Report: Fukushima Reactor at 'Deadly Level'

Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant is still not under control; in fact, radioactivity in its No. 2 reactor is at a deadly level.Chana Ya'ar, 4/1/2012, 1:44 PM

Japan Shuts Down Second-to-Last Nuclear Reactor

Japan has taken its second-to-last nuclear reactor off line, and the last will be shut down in May, creating a possible power shortage. Chana Ya'ar, 3/26/2012, 10:42 PM

Evidence of Fission Found at Japan Nuclear Plant

Evidence of fission has been found in one of the reactors at the tsunami-struck Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Japan.Chana Ya'ar, 11/2/2011, 4:45 PM

Moderate Quake Strikes Fukushima

A moderate earthquake has struck northeastern Japan's Fukushima prefecture, home to the Dai-ichi nuclear complex damaged in a March tsunami.Chana Yaár, 10/26/2011, 12:55 PM

Back to Business in Japan

As the crisis recedes in Japan we are back to where we were before it. Pressure on Naoto Kan to resign have resumed.Amiel Ungar, 5/1/2011, 11:18 PM

Ambassador Carries Radiation

Radioactive iodine has been found in the body of Israel's ambassador to Japan, who remains unconcerned.Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2011, 1:01 PM

Japan's Radiation Woes Persist

A radioactive water leak in Japan has been plugged, but problems persist as scientists fight to keep a nuclear plant stable. Chana Ya'ar, 4/6/2011, 2:38 PM

Radiation Leaking into Ocean

TEPCO officials say a leak at the No. 2 reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant is leaking radiation into the sea.Gabe Kahn., 4/3/2011, 9:30 AM

Japan's Creeping Meltdown

Initial optimism fades as engineers, scientists at Japan's scuttled Fukushima plant realize they've made no headway in cooling exposed fuel rods.Gabe Kahn., 3/30/2011, 6:23 PM

Japanese Nuclear Fallout Spreads

Small amounts of radiation from the stricken Japanese nuclear reactors are being detected around the world. Officials say the levels are harmless.Chana Ya'ar, 3/28/2011, 7:48 PM

'The Japanese Have it Worse'

Frequently pilloried for their neglect of safety and environmental concerns, Chinese authorities are only too happy to highlight Japanese problems.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 3/22/2011, 3:56 PM

Israeli Aid Team Headed to Japan

A team of doctors left Israel Saturday night, headed for Japan in response to an official request by the Tokyo government for aid from Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 3/20/2011, 10:45 AM

Don't Panic Stay Inside

The Japanese radiation situation is still uncertain with conflicting descriptions. Other nations begin precautionary measures.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 3/15/2011, 2:24 PM

Japan Reactors Head for Meltdown

Fuel rods in three reactors at Japan's Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant are melting, raising the likelihood of at least a partial meltdown. Chana Ya'ar, 3/14/2011, 9:02 PM