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Environmental groups want to shut down Hanford nuclear reactor
Environmental groups want to shut down Hanford nuclear reactor (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Environmental Groups Sue over Hanford Nuclear Reactor

Three Northwest environmental groups are suing a state agency over what they claim is the effect of the Energy Northwest Nuclear reactor at Hanford on Columbia River water.

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Savannah River Nuclear site
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Hanford Not Only Nuclear Site Affected by 2015 Budget — Savannah River to Lose Major Project

While we struggle with the ups and downs of the federal cleanup budget at Hanford, across the country a one-of-a-kind nuclear fuel project appears to be shelved.

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Mexican officials quarantine hospital with radiation sickness patients
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Mexican Hospital Quarantined Due to Radiation, Six Reported Sick – Possibly From Stolen Radioactive Waste

Columbia Generating Station
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Controversial Environmental Group Pushes for Early Shutdown of Hanford Nuclear Reactor

According to this group,  power from the Columbia Generating Station at Hanford is not needed.

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WA Senate committee to hold special hearing on leaky tanks
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Leaky Hanford Tanks Subject of Special Washington State Senate Committee Hearing Thursday

For years it's been known that a number of the hazardous waste storage tanks at Hanford have been leaking, but awareness has been heightened after the U.S. Dept. of Energy confirmed six tanks are leaking several hundred gallons a year

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Iranian nuclear enrichment facility
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North Koreans Among Many Killed in Iranian Nuclear Site Explosion

You haven't heard much about this from the White House, but apparently Iran is pretty close to building a nuclear bomb -- at least it was until a large explosion Jan. 21.

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North Korea road sign
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North Korea Threatens Nuclear Test, Calls U.S. Its ‘Archenemy’ – We Care Because?

Sometimes—like when they call themselves "space conquerors" after launching a satellite that broke almost immediately and tumbled out of orbit—it can be hard to take North Korea seriously. Other times—like when they threaten another test of their nuclear program at a highly delicate time for their neighbors, politically—it seems wiser to keep a close eye on them.

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Officials Say Fukushima Radiation Created ‘Mutant’ Butterflies

Japanese researchers are reporting that in the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster they are finding species of mutated butterflies.

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Hanford Nuclear B Reactor
(Photo by Photobucket User Columbia_Riverkeeper)
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Do We Need A Manhattan Project National Monument Park? [POLL]

A bill introduced in Congress would create a Manhattan Project National Park and would include Hanford's B reactor.

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Occupy Protesters
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Occupy Portland Plans ‘Visit’ To Tri-Cities Sunday

Occupy Portland--the same people who tried to block west coast ports not that long ago--are planning to visit John Dam Plaza Sunday.

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