| Mar 7, 2012
| 7:17 AM
New-vehicle sales could rise by as much as six to seven percent during 2012 according to Automotive News, due largely to the effects of a stabilizing economy and pent-up consumer demand. Here's a breakdown of why the upcoming months could be the best time in years to buy a new car or truck.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:55 PM
By Yoshifumi Takemoto
TOKYO, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Japan's ruling party could set up a
British-style agency to shut down the wrecked Fukushima nuclear
plant, taking control of a project now managed by the station's
embattled operator, a senior party...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:43 AM
TOKYO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The operator of Japan's wrecked
Fukushima nuclear plant completed on Thursday the removal of the
first fuel rods from a cooling pool high up in a badly damaged
reactor building, a rare success in the often fraught battle to...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:10 PM
One in three overseas Filipinos lives in the United States and the U.S. government is leading the international relief effort after Typhoon Haiyan, but most Americans are tuned out of the disaster's aftermath, the Pew Research Center reported Tuesday.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:21 AM
By Aaron Sheldrick
TOKYO, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Three of the spent fuel assemblies
due to be carefully plucked from the crippled Japanese nuclear
plant at Fukushima in a hazardous year-long operation were
damaged even before the 2011 earthquake and...