Owner Says Three Mile Island Plant To Shut Down In 2019The owner of Three Mile Island, site of the U.S.'s worst commercial nuclear power accident, said that it will shut down the plant in 2019.
WJZ Investigates The Safety Of Nearby Nuclear Power PlantsRecent power failures at nuclear plants in Tuscaloosa, Ala.— where the backup system worked— and Fukushima, Japan— where it didn't— make you wonder what would happen here. Thousands of Marylanders live in the shadow of nearby nuclear power plants.
Radiation From Japan Makes Its Way To MarylandSome radiation from Japan has already made its way to the United States. State health officials confirm they've detected small levels of radiation right here in Maryland.
Japan Disaster Prompts Concerns For Md. Nuclear SafetyThe unfolding nuclear crisis in Japan has raised concerns over how vulnerable Maryland would be in a similar disaster.
Dangerous Levels Of Radiation Seep Out Of Japanese Plant; Concerns Grow In U.S.The United States is taking a closer look at radiation fears. Tokyo is seeing normal levels of radiation. Scientists say it does not pose a health threat, but it's a different story closer to the plant.
Japan Disaster Causes Some To Worry About Nuclear SafetySeeing the disaster in Japan has many people in Maryland worried about the safety of nuclear power plants here.