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Street vendor Duane Jackson and another vendor were the first to alert nearby police officers of the suspiciuos SUV in Times Square, helping to prevent what could have been a deadly attack. Credit: CBS

Street Vendor Who Alerted Cops To Times Square Bombing Seeking Congressional Office

Duane Jackson said his brush with terrorism and celebrity taught him that it made sense to get involved.

02/07/2012

Men fish on the Hudson River across from the Indian Point nuclear power plant March 18, 2011 in Buchanan, New York. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NRC Denies Most Exemptions Sought For Indian Point Nuclear Reactors

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman called the rulings “a major victory for the safety of millions of New Yorkers.”

02/01/2012

A man goes fishing across the Hudson River from the Indian Point nuclear power plant (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NRDC, Riverkeeper Look At Replacement Options For For Indian Point

An environmental group says that if the Indian Point nuclear plant suffered an accident like the one in Japan, the consequences could be worse.

10/17/2011

Safety Ads For Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant To Feature Rudy Giuliani

According to a spokesman for Entergy, the ads for the Indian Point plant will begin running next week on cable television and in newspapers.

10/06/2011

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Flickr)

Operations Restored At Indian Point Following Lightning Strike

Backup generators kicked in, but operators reduced power at one Indian Point unit to about 70 percent as a precaution.

08/20/2011

FILE - A man fishes across the Hudson River from the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Buchanan, New York. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Half Of Residents Living Near Indian Point In Buchanan OK With Plant

The NY1-YNN-Marist College poll released Tuesday night shows 49 percent of the adults living nearby are against closing Indian Point.

08/17/2011

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Entergy Stunned As Gov. Cuomo Continues Push To Close Indian Point

Entergy officials were stunned after a meeting last week with a top advisor to the governor. It was the first time a member of the governor’s staff told the plant operators face-to-face that Cuomo wants the Indian Point plant closed.

06/29/2011

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Flickr)

NRC: Indian Point Should Tighten Training

An official from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission says Indian Point is among the nuclear power plants that needs to tighten training for a severe emergency or disaster.

06/07/2011

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Federal Officials Talking Indian Point Safety Tonight

Tonight, officials from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will break it all down for the public – general safety at Indian Point and how the nuclear power plant performed in 2010.

06/02/2011

Men fish on the Hudson River across from the Indian Point nuclear power plant March 18, 2011 in Buchanan, New York. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Entergy’s Siren Test At Indian Point Nuclear Plant Meets Federal Standards

All but two of the 172 emergency sirens around the Indian Point nuclear power plants have sounded as expected during a test.

05/11/2011

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Flickr)

NRC Chief, NY Congress Members Tour Indian Point Nuke Plant

Nuclear Regulatory Commission chairman Gregory Jaczko called his tour of Indian Point “very good.”

05/10/2011

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Flickr)

Anti-Radiation Pills Given Out To Residents Near Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant

Officials suggested area residents who previously received liquid Potassium Iodide exchange it, since it may have expired.

05/06/2011

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant On Heightened Alert After Osama Bin Laden’s Death

The outside of the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Buchanan looks as it always does, calm. On the inside, it’s a different story.

05/05/2011

Men fish on the Hudson River across from the Indian Point nuclear power plant March 18, 2011 in Buchanan, New York. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Official: Consequences Would Remain Even If Indian Point Nuclear Plant Closed

The Vice President of Entergy Corporation, which owns and operates Indian Point, says spent radioactive fuel would remain for 60 years after a potential shut down of the plant.

04/15/2011

The Clearwater - File / Photo: Hudson River Sloop Clearwater

Hudson Valley Setting Sail In Search Of Green Energy Ideas

The hope is to find ways to reduce dependency on Indian Point.

04/06/2011

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