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Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

CSU Tells Its Students to Leave Japan

CSU Tells Its Students to Leave Japan

The California State University system is closing its programs in Japan.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Santa Cruz Tsunami Up Close 2011

Santa Cruz Tsunami Up Close 2011

Tsunami effects roll through the Santa Cruz harbor in this YouTube clip.

Thursday, Mar 17, 2011

Conflicting Iodide Message

Conflicting Iodide Message

Conflicting messages appear in the effort to buy iodide tablets.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Raw Video: Cal Expert on Japan's Nuclear Accident

Raw Video: Cal Expert on Japan's Nuclear Accident

Cal expert Peter Hosenann explains what is happening at the nuclear plant in Japan.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

West Coast Radiation Risk Minimal: Experts

West Coast Radiation Risk Minimal: Experts

Japan's nuclear emergency has some Californians worrying about fallout here in the Golden State.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Kiriyama: Families Flee Sendai, SF Visitors Leaving Tokyo

Kiriyama: Families Flee Sendai, SF Visitors Leaving Tokyo

As people continue to defy governmental recommendations and flee the area around the nuclear plant near Sendai, NBC Bay Area reporter George Kiriyama found some San Francisco visitors who were also...

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Kiriyama: SF Visitors Divert to Osaka

Kiriyama: SF Visitors Divert to Osaka

Some business people are leaving Tokyo, heading for Osaka, until the situation begins to clear in Japan following last week's earthquake and tsunami.

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011

Japan Quake Worries Local Car Dealers

Japan Quake Worries Local Car Dealers

The quake has many local car dealerships worried, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. The damage caused by the earthquake and tsunami forced a number of car companies in Japan to suspend their production...

Monday, Mar 14, 2011

California's Nuclear Plants Earthquake Safe

California's Nuclear Plants Earthquake Safe

Operators at California's two nuclear plants said Monday that their facilities can withstand a higher magnitude earthquake than scientists predict could ever strike the plants.

Monday, Mar 14, 2011

Early Quake Warning Possible Thanks to NorCal Company

Early Quake Warning Possible Thanks to NorCal Company

A Scotts Valley company has found a way to warn people when an earthquake is going to hit.

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