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Savannah River Site must deal with leftover nuclear waste

Savannah River Site's future as a nuclear garbage dump will be up for debate at a public meeting Monday night.Full story

Tank at Washington state nuclear site may be leaking radioactive waste

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A storage tank holding radioactive waste at a decommissioned nuclear weapons site in Washington state may be leaking but poses no immediate threat to public safety, state and federal officials said on Friday. Full story

Hanford tank may be leaking waste into soil

An underground tank holding some of the worst radioactive waste at the nation's most contaminated nuclear site might be leaking into the soil. Full story

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  Parade permits allow radioactive waste moves

Radioactive waste is being moved through Richland, Washington, from the nearby Hanford Nuclear Reservation, allowed by the same parade permits as for car shows. KING's Gary Chittim reports.

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