‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried under a popular California beach | Nuclear waste

[ad_1] More than 2 million visitors flock each year to California’s San Onofre state beach, a dreamy slice of coastline just north of San Diego. The beach is popular with surfers, lies across one of the largest Marine Corps bases in the Unites States and has a 10,000-year-old sacred Native American site nearby. It even … Read more

At least 21 dead, 45 missing after heavy rain pounds Tennessee

At least 21 dead, 45 missing after heavy rain pounds Tennessee

[ad_1] At least 21 people were dead and 45 were missing after heavy rain and torrential flooding overwhelmed parts of Tennessee, damaging homes, toppling trees and upending cars in its wake, officials said Sunday. Twenty of the fatalities were in Waverly, a small city about 75 miles west of Nashville, the Humphrey County Emergency Management … Read more