Much of Japan’s industry is shut down because of damage from the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis. Those impacts are starting to be felt in the United States.
Japanese nuclear reactors are continuing to leak radiation. In fact, radiation has been detected as far out as 100 to 200 miles out to sea from Japan. Can that radiation make it to the United States?
DENVER (AP) – U.S. emergency agencies constantly rehearse for a disaster like the one unfolding in Japan, and American first responders will learn from the experience of their Japanese counterparts, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano […]
A nuclear energy expert in Colorado believes a full meltdown is unlikely at any of the troubled reactors in Japan’s hard-hit quake zone.
The tsunami that hit Japan also hits close to home as several people in Colorado have family in Japan.
Put simply, does Japan’s status as one of the strongest economies of the world, and the owner of a significant portion of America’s debt, change the way we approach the inevitable post-recovery phase of this record breaking disaster?
Japanese Americans in the U.S. have been frantically trying to reach family members living in Japan. One local woman received good news about her parents — they survived but their home is devastated.
The terrifying pictures of the disaster in Japan have many people wanting to help. Unfortunately, scammers are counting on it.
Anyone with family in Japan has been watching the images all day long on Friday of fire and rubble and flooding. For one Colorado father with a loved one in Tokyo, the ability to communicate over the Internet has been vital.
Members of the Japanese community in Colorado have been trying to find out if loved ones back home are safe in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami.