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Boxer wants probe at sickly San Onofre nuke plant

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Sen. Barbara Boxer is pressing federal regulators to open a probe into equipment problems at the shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant.


San Onofre nuclear power plant

Dispute over records at San Onofre

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal board has told the operator of a shuttered nuclear power plant in California that it wants dozens of pages of documents withheld when the company submitted a plan to restart one of its twin reactors.


Safety reminders as the holidays approach | VIDEO

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Southlanders today were reminded to use common-sense safety considerations involving holiday lights and decorations. “During the holiday season, it’s easy to get distracted with all the things you need to prepare […]


710 back open after power line falls

COMMERCE, Calif. (AP) – An electrical line fell onto the busy Interstate 710 freeway Monday morning, closing all lanes for more than an hour and jamming traffic for miles while knocking out power to about […]


Costs at ailing San Onofre top $300 million

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Costs tied to the long-running shutdown at the San Onofre nuclear power plant in California have hit $317 million, and it’s not clear if the ailing plant will return to full […]


Minor hydrogen leak at San Onofre

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The operators of the shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant say a hydrogen leak is the latest problem to plague the troubled plant, but it was small and presented no risk […]


Activists say NRC conducting sham nuke review

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Environmentalists say federal regulators are conducting a bogus review of the proposal to restart the damaged San Onofre nuclear power plant in Southern California. Friends of the Earth and other groups […]


$12 M settlement in 2007 Malibu Fire

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The state Public Utilities Commission today approved a $12 million settlement agreement with three telecommunications companies over the ignition of the 2007 Malibu Canyon Fire. The 3,836-acre wildfire roared down Malibu […]


Ailing San Onofre plant prepares to remove fuel

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) – The operator of the San Onofre nuclear power plant is preparing to pull the radioactive fuel from one of its two shuttered reactors, another sign the Southern California plant won’t […]


Heat wave cooling

(CNS) – With a heat wave peaking today and keeping the area hot through at least Saturday, authorities reminded Southlanders that cooling centers have been established at numerous facilities around the county. Here is a […]


Keep cool in the heat wave (tips)

(CNS) – With temperatures expected to remain high through Saturday, the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks today announced extended hours at some cooling centers in the San Fernando Valley. All city Recreation and […]


710 freeway exit closure

(CNS) – The Pico Avenue exit from southbound Harbor Scenic Drive at the 710 Freeway in the Port of Long Beach will be closed this weekend. The exit is scheduled to close from 7 a.m. […]