Doug Lerner reports from Tokyo and St. Louis, and points beyond…

Tokyo Electric Power Co. says one of its employees was exposed to radiation close to the legal yearly limit of 250 millisieverts at the crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant and another worker’s exposure was just under that threshold.

Volunteers rush to help Tohoku
Thousands of volunteers are expected to sacrifice their Golden Week holidays and converge on Tohoku in the coming days to help clean up the devastated region.

Weather chief hit for putting lid on radiation projections

Three years eyed to remove disaster debris

IAEA team to inspect Fukushima plant this month

52 nursing homes in Iwate, Miyagi shut after disaster


Comments on: "May 1 update on Japan earthquake, tsunami, nuclear reactors" (1)

  1. yackle01 said:

    Doug, Thank you for the updates. Now we need some good news. Love Muttle

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