Accidents and disasters
FUKUSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Yoshiko Ota keeps her windows shut. She never hangs her laundry outdoors. Fearful of birth defects, she warns her daughters: Never have children.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Sen. Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia says it's time for Congress to stop delaying federal legislation that would help keep coal miners safe.
BEIJING (AP) — China's state news agency has confirmed that a 20-year-old Tibetan woman died after setting herself on fire but says it may have been a result of depression caused by
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan authorities say an avalanche has destroyed a village in northeastern Afghanistan, with scores feared dead.