Outdoor radiation levels have reached their highest at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant,warns the operator company.Radiation found in an area near a steel pipe that connects reactor buildings could kill an exposed person in 20 minutes,local media reported. 250 more words
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” Six people tested for possible radiation exposure have been released from hospital but remain under detention as suspects in the theft of a truck carrying highly radioactive cobalt-60, officials said Friday.
PACHUCA, Mexico (AP) — Federal police blocked access Friday to a central Mexico hospital where six people were reported to have been admitted with radiation exposure. 417 more words
We May Have Found The People In Contact With The Stolen Mexican Shipment of Radioactive Contaminants
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PACHUCA, Mexico (AP) — Federal police blocked access Friday to a central Mexico hospital where six people were reported to have been admitted with radiation exposure. 133 more words
The material – cobalt-60 – was removed from a protective casing and then abandoned nearby.
The thieves may have been exposed to life-threatening radiation levels, but there is no health risk for local residents, the officials say. 122 more words
WASHINGTON — House of Representatives lawmakers said Wednesday they are concerned about Iran‘s ability to continue enriching uranium under the interim agreement on Tehran’s disputed nuclear program, an issue they are likely to press as global powers attempt to reach a final agreement. 577 more words