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This Week in History: March 27- April 2
ABC News' Jonathan Karl looks back at great moments in history, politics and pop culture.
Inside the Wrecked Fukushima Nuclear Reactor Facility 5 Years After Disaster
On March 11, 2011, a devastating earthquake and tsunami struck northeastern Japan , leaving nearly 19,000 people dead or missing. Coastal communities were turned into wastelands. Equipment at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant sustained damage from a 40-foot-high wave that crashed over the
Robot Quits After Recording Footage Inside Fukushima's Crippled Reactor
A robot probe sent into the crippled reactor at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant stopped working three hours into its 10-hour mission, but not before sending back the first pictures from inside. The haunting grainy footage released by the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) shows the robot
When Not Getting Enough Sleep Turns Deadly
New Nat Geo documentary, "Sleepless in America," says we're more sleep deprived than ever, which can have serious consequences.
Watch What Happens When 'Family Guy' Meets 'The Simpsons'
You no longer have to imagine what would happen if Peter Griffin met Homer Simpson, because a first look at the “Family Guy“/”The Simpsons” crossover episode has been released. The extended five-minute clip of the Griffins’ much-anticipated visit to Springfield for the Sept. 28 one-hour show was...
Woman Disfigured After Cancer Misdiagnosis to Get Free Surgery
University of Louisville Doctors Will Reconstruct Lessya Kotelevskaya's Face
Obama's Unfinished Business In Asia
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES THE ART OF THE PRESIDENTIAL PIVOT: For President Obama, it’s the “pivot” that never quite made the full turn. His “deliberate and strategic decision” in 2011 to reorient U.S. foreign policy toward Asia has been repeatedly distracted by crises ...
7 Days, 4 Countries, 5 Things to Watch As Obama Returns to Asia
For President Obama, it’s the “pivot” that never quite made the full turn. His “deliberate and strategic decision” in 2011 to reorient U.S. foreign policy toward Asia has been repeatedly distracted by crises elsewhere. This week, Obama tried again to return to message with a seven-day, four-country
Japan Tsunami Anniversary: 3 Years Later
The aftermath of an earthquake, tsunami and nuclear meltdown still affects thousands of residents.
Inside Fukushima: Beyond the 'No Go' Zone
Part 1: "Nightline" was given rare access to Japan's shuttered power plant and surrounding areas.