Meltdown

The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeast Japan on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. (Credit: DigitalGlobe)

Internet Postings Stoke Bay Area Fears Of Nuclear Radiation Fallout From Japan Fukushima Disaster

The fears of fallout from the Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plan disaster are spiraling on the Internet and in the Bay Area.

01/31/2014

Green Day (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for SXSW)

Green Day’s Armstrong Upbeat In Lively SXSW Show

An upbeat Billie Joe Armstrong whipped the Grammy-winning punk trio through an ear-splitting two-hour show Friday night at the SXSW Music Festival…

03/16/2013

Green Day's Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is headed to treatment for substance abuse. Sunday’s announcement by the band’s rep comes after the frontman had a meltdown onstage…

09/23/2012

World's Worst Nuclear Accidents

California Nuclear Safety Examined Following Japan Quake

State lawmakers sought answers at a hearing Monday in Sacramento. They also heard about tsunami damage in California from the March 11 earthquake off Japan’s coast.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/21/2011

A bottle of Potassium Iodide is seen at the West Marin Pharmacy on March 15, 2011 in Point Reyes Station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fallout Fears Cause Bay Area Run On Potassium Iodide

Japan’s nuclear crisis is spiking demand in the Bay Area and much of the West Coast for a cheap drug that can protect against one type of radiation damage—even though the risk is only in Japan.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/15/2011

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