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Musicians + Sports: Imagine Dragons on LeBron James, First Pitches and A Chicago Cubs World Series

The Las Vegas rockers offer up a potential song to a star NBA player and discuss how they narrowly averted disaster at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.

03/21/2014

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Consumer Watchdog Files Suit To Halt Demolition, Debris Removal At Santa Susana Field Lab

Once a cutting edge research and development center, the Santa Susana Field Laboratory in the hills above Simi Valley long ago became a contaminated, radioactive source of great concern.

08/08/2013

SoCal Edison crews will begin moving this nearly 800,000 pound piece of steel to its final destination in Utah. (credit: CBS)

SoCal Edison Crews Hauling Toxic Waste From Nuclear Power Plant On Freeways

Food, gas, furniture, clothing … you name it, it moves along the freeway.

11/04/2012

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Radioactive Waste Found In Dumpster Behind Westside Supermarket

Emergency crews and a hazardous materials team descended on an Albertson’s parking lot Wednesday after a radioactive material was found in a nearby trash bin.

10/24/2012

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Radioactive Bluefin Tuna Arrive Off California Coast From Japan

Across the vast Pacific, the mighty bluefin tuna carried radioactive contamination that leaked from Japan’s crippled nuclear plant to the shores of the United States 6,000 miles away — the first time a huge migrating fish has been shown to carry radioactivity such a distance.

05/30/2012

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Trace Levels Of Radiation Found In Seaweed Along Southern Calif. Coast

Marine life along the California coast may have trace amounts of radiation resulting from last year’s nuclear disaster in Japan.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/09/2012

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Low-Level Radioactive Cargo Rolls Through Riverside, San Bernardino Counties

Officials say passers-by would have had to stand by the truck for an hour to receive about the same amount of radiation exposure as they would from a dental X-ray.

08/04/2011

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Chemical Spill On USC Health Campus Prompts Evacuations

A major chemical spill at a University of Southern California campus prompted evacuations and road closures, according to the L.A. City Fire Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2011

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Low Radiation Doses Found In West Coast Milk

The California Department of Public Health said on its website that traces of radioactive Iodine-131 was found March 28 in San Luis Obispo County.

03/31/2011

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