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US nuclear agency opens massive office complex in New Mexico

Apr. 19, 2022 17:59 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Officials with the U.S. agency undergoing a multibillion-dollar modernization effort that includes the production of plutonium cores for the nation's nuclear arsenal celebrated the opening of a massive office complex in New Mexico on Tuesday. Jill Hruby,...

Landfill cleanup slowed after more nuclear waste found

Mar. 18, 2022 16:33 PM EDT

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) — Nuclear waste buried in a Missouri landfill that sits near an underground smolder is more extensive than first believed, and is part of the reason the $205 million Superfund project that began nearly four years ago has been delayed, an Environmental Protection Agency...