Watch For Empty Lots At Local Toyota Dealers This SummerToyota says its manufacturing operations won't be back to normal until the end of this year, because of last month's devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Philadelphia Says Radioactive Water Not Related To Japan EventsThe Philadelphia Water Department is attempting to track down the source of radioactive iodine found by federal authorities in the drinking water supply drawn from the Schuylkill River.
Philadelphia Researcher Tests New Radiation Exposure TreatmentsDr. Uli Rodeck, professor of dermatology and radiation oncology at Thomas Jefferson Univeristy Hospital, has received a federal grant to test several drugs that would treat radiation exposure.
Pennsylvania Expert Sees Long Recovery Road For Quake-Damaged JapanLinda Hasunuma, an assistant professor of government at Franklin and Marshall College, says it could take take a long time for life in Japan to return to normal.
Philadelphia Importer Laying Off Japanese Fish, TemporarilyThere is high anxiety in Japan over the safety of their water and food supplies, amid the prolonged nuclear power plant crisis.
Expert: Radiation On Imported Japanese Cars Not A ThreatRadiation protection expert compares radiation on cars to dust on a desk.
Delaware Collecting Donations For Japan Sister-State Ravaged By Quake, TsunamiOne of the most devastated areas of Japan will get rebuilding help from the State of Delaware. The "First State" is reaching out to its Japanese sister state.
Temple Offers 'Voluntary Evacuation' Flight To Its Students In JapanTemple University is making plans to evacuate all of its American students in Japan who would like to leave.
Missteps In Japan Recall Pennsylvania's 1979 Nuclear AccidentThe nuclear disaster unfolding in Japan is bringing back bad memories for some of the people involved in a similar accident 32 years ago, at Three Mile Island, in central Pennsylvania.
Temple University Evacuating Students From Japan CampusTemple University is taking steps to evacuate students from its Temple University Japan location. The main campus is working with International SOS to arrange a chartered flight to Hong Kong for some time on Saturday.
Philadelphia-Area Red Cross Getting Big Donations For Japan Disaster Relief"Just in the last three days we've had two very generous corporate donations," a local Red Cross spokesman told KYW Newsradio on Tuesday.