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U.S. nuclear plants in South Carolina, Missouri face the highest quake risks -report

23 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. nuclear power reactors facing the highest risks of a meltdown from earthquakes are not in tremor-prone California, but states including South Carolina and Missouri, an analysis of government data published on Thursday said.

U.S. nuclear plants in S. Carolina, Missouri face the highest quake risks -report

22 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 22 The U.S. nuclear power reactors facing the highest risks of a meltdown from earthquakes are not in tremor-prone California, but states including South Carolina and Missouri, an analysis of government data published on Thursday said.

Analysis: Biden presidency could cut slow path to resumed Iran, Venezuela oil exports

21 Oct 2020

By Timothy Gardner, Marianna Parraga and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin

Analysis: Biden presidency could cut slow path to resumed Iran, Venezuela oil exports

21 Oct 2020

By Timothy Gardner, Marianna Parraga and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin

U.S. sees $18 billion from purchases in nuclear power agreement with Poland

19 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The United States and Poland have struck a nuclear power agreement in which Poland will likely buy $18 billion in nuclear technology from U.S. companies, the U.S. energy department said on Monday.

Thousands protest Trump's Supreme Court pick at Washington Women's March

19 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON Thousands marched to the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Saturday to commemorate the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and protest President Donald Trump's rush to push through Amy Coney Barrett as her replacement. | Video

Trump slams Republican critic who warned of November 'bloodbath'

17 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday attacked a longtime congressional critic who warned this week that his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and authoritarian leaders could cause a "Republican bloodbath in the Senate" in the Nov. 3 elections.

Trump administration approves $1.35 billion for small-scale nuclear reactor project

17 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 16 The U.S. Department of Energy on Friday approved $1.35 billion over 10 years for the building of the first U.S. small-scale nuclear power project, a boost to a technology struggling with cost overruns and delays, but which depends on congressional appropriations.

In Pennsylvania coal country, miners forgive Trump for failed revival

30 Sep 2020

HEGINS, Pa Rick Bender, who owns a coal processing plant in Hegins, Pennsylvania, voted for Republican Donald Trump in 2016, in part because of his promise to revive the industry from a decade-long decline.

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