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Japan earthquake

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Part Of Hamptons Home’s Multi-Million Dollar Sale To Go To Charity

The owner of a seven-bedroom Hamptons estate will donate 10 percent of the proceeds from the sale to the victims of the earthquake in Japan.

07/08/2011

Radiation fears

Health Officials Say Radiation In NY Is Not A Concern

The crisis in Japan has triggered local concerns over radiation as trace amounts of radioactive iodine were being detected in air and water in New York State.

03/30/2011

Tommy Clarke

Ex-FDNY Firefighter Goes Above And Beyond To Help In Japan

He was at ground zero after 9/11 and after the earthquake hit Haiti. Now, a former New York City firefighter says he just had to go to Japan. Tommy Clarke is determined to help those in need.

03/29/2011

Shoreham nuclear power plant

Experts: Radiation From Japan Arrives On East Coast, But Is Harmless

Worries over nuclear contamination are also being felt here in the United States. Health experts are monitoring drinking water and taking air samples.

03/28/2011

LI Conservatory of Music Executive Director Patricia Schust and President Minsun Kim with flyer about benefit. (Photo: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Art Show & Concert To Benefit Japan Relief Efforts

An upcoming event on Long Island will raise money for residents of Japan who have been devastated by the earthquake and tsunami.

03/24/2011

Japan's Yuri Kano crosses the finish line of the Nagoya International Women's Marathon on March 14, 2010 in Nagoya city in Aichi prefecture. (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Runner A Sentimental Favorite For NYC Half-Marathon

A distance runner from Tokyo is emerging as the sentimental favorite for Sunday’s New York City Half-Marathon.

03/19/2011

Radiation fears

Radiation Concerns Arrive With Flights From Japan

Airports across the nation, including Newark Liberty International, are paying close attention to passengers coming in from Japan. They’re worried about radiation contamination.

03/17/2011

The emergency preparedness staff at North Shore-LIJ Health System are looking, listening, and learning from the Japan crisis about what to do should something similar happen in the Tri-State. (Credit: CBS 2)

Local Rescue Workers Hope To Learn From Japan Disaster

Local rescue workers are keeping a close eye on the crisis in Japan, watching and learning in case of a similar disaster in the Tri-State.

03/16/2011

Japan earthquake

Japan Devastation Causing Anxiety In The Tri-State

For Japanese-Americans, watching what’s taking place a world a way is heart-breaking and stressful.

03/14/2011

In this photo released by Nexco East Japan, a worker inspects a caved-in section of the Joban Motorway near Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, after one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in Japan slammed its eastern coast Friday, March 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Nexco East Japan via kyodo News)

Expert: In Case Of Massive Tsunami Long Island Would Be Doomed

As the horror of the historic Japan earthquake and devastating tsunami is broadcast across our television screens, anxious homeowners who live in local coastal communities are asking: could it happen here?

03/11/2011