Code Yellow: Third Blast Heard At Japan’s Nuclear Plant

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An explosion was heard Tuesday at reactor #2 at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi plant, the country's nuclear safety agency said. Elevated radiation levels following the blast have raised fears that the containment vessel that holds the nuclear fuel has been breached.

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