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AP News
August 30, 2019 - 5:44 pm
By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — More than 1,100 sea lions could be killed annually along a stretch of the Columbia River on the Oregon-Washington border to boost faltering populations of salmon and steelhead, federal officials said Friday. The National Marine Fisheries Service...
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August 09, 2019 - 12:33 pm
By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — The utility company operating Fukushima's tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant said Friday it will run out of space to store massive amounts of contaminated water in three years, adding pressure on the government and the public to reach a consensus...
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dreamstime
July 07, 2018 - 9:47 am
TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake has struck south of Tokyo, causing some buildings to shake in the city, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 5.9 quake struck Saturday evening 30 kilometers (19 miles) southeast of Ohara at a depth...
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