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The feds won’t pay these ill nuclear pioneers from the space race via McClatchy News

WASHINGTON Lorraine Kurowski never knew many details about her husband Dan’s job at a secretive, sprawling facility on a hilltop far north of Los Angeles. “We need the money and we’ll have a good retirement,” she remembers him saying, “but … Continue reading

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Decades later, nuclear workers’ families compensated via TribLIVE News

It took eight years of finding paperwork and waiting on government reviews, but Helen Sobotka, 68, of Springdale got a lump-sum, tax-free payment from the federal government for $150,000. The government paid the money, which went to her late mother, … Continue reading

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Rumor circulating via Twitter in Japan: Many more Fukushima workers dead than revealed — Bodies may be kept at medical school via ENE News

(Excerpt) The whistle-blowing of the earnest of Professor Seto. However it is, actuality was more terrible. Operator death person several approximately 4,300 people 300,000,000 Yen oral stop charges to one bereaved family When the mouth you remove, payment in full … Continue reading

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When not being bashed, TEPCO worker offers prayers for victims via Asahi Japan Watch

By TAKAYUKI KIHARA / Staff Writer MINAMI-SOMA, Fukushima Prefecture — Every day at 6 a.m., a man squats down and gives individual prayers in front of the 20 altars set up in an area devastated by the March 11 disaster. … Continue reading

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