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  • Images from right after the earthquake and tsunami struck in Japan
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  • New and tragic images continue to emerge from Japan following a devastating earthquake and tsunami
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  • Authorities say a strong aftershock that hit Japan's tsunami-battered northeast has killed two people and injured dozens more
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  • New and tragic images continue to emerge from Japan following a devastating earthquake and tsunami
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  • The earthquake and tsunami in Japan are causing even more problems -- this time with the electronic devices you may want to buy
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  • Workers reconnected power lines to all six reactor units at Japan's radiation-leaking nuclear plant Tuesday, its operator said, marking a significant step in bringing the overheated complex under control.
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  • Police say the earthquake and tsunami that pulverized coastal Japan crippled a bank's security mechanisms, and left a safe wide open. That allowed someone to walk off with 40 million yen (US$500,000)
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  • Japan's police agency says more than 9,000 people are dead after an earthquake and tsunami. Another 13,500 are missing
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  • Japan officials say workers were evacuated as gray smoke rises at Unit 3 of tsunami-stricken nuke plant
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  • The State Department is offering potassium iodide to its staff in Japan as a precaution against a possible radiation release from the tsunami ravaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant
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  • Police officials estimate that the toll from Japan's massive March 11 earthquake and tsunami will exceed 18,000 deaths
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  • For people who speak English in Japan, it's been hard for them to get critical information. But one man with ties to Houston is helping them stay informed with what's happening following the earthquake and tsunami as well as the nuclear threat
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  • A pressure increase at a troubled reactor may force operators to release radioactive gas, prolonging a nuclear crisis there
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  • The government said Saturday that small but safe amounts of radioactive iodine turned up in tap water in Tokyo and five other areas, amid concerns about radiation leaking from a damaged nuclear power plant
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  • The Japanese government conceded Friday it was slow to respond to the disaster and welcomed ever-growing help from the U.S.
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  • Japan's nuclear agency raises severity rating of nuclear accident from 4 to 5 on 7-level scale
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  • Japan's prime minister is calling on all the nation to unite in rebuilding the country from scratch
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  • Smoke is rising from a building housing a damaged nuclear reactor at a power plant crippled by last week's tsunami
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  • First came the tsunami, which killed many elderly people unable to flee their homes. Then came the radiation, which forced a hospital to evacuate some 100 older patients. Fourteen did not survive
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  • Helicopters are dumping water on a stricken reactor in northeastern Japan to cool overheated fuel rods inside the core
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  • A Rice University physics class is looking at the earthquake and tsunami with a different perspective
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  • Photos of the damage as the tsunami triggered by Friday's Japanese quake hits U.S. shores
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  • A powerful earthquake swayed buildings from Los Angeles to Tijuana, killing two people in Mexico
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  • As doctors in Haiti struggle to treat injured survivors, a local organization is preparing to send to some much-needed medical supplies
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  • This disaster is really showing the power of technology and how it can be used to help those in need
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  • MTV Networks is working with George Clooney to stage a telethon for Haitian earthquake relief
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  • A relief effort for those impacted by the earthquake in Haiti continues today in southwest Houston
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  • Members of Houston's Haitian community are banding together to help loved ones back home
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