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Monkeys attack village in eastern Indonesia

By Wed, Jan 30, 2013 5:39PM UTC 1 Comment

MAKASSAR, Indonesia (AP) — A mob of wild monkeys has gone on a rampage in a village in eastern Indonesia, entering houses and attacking residents. Seven people were injured, including one who is in critical condition. Ambo Ella, a spokesman for Sidendeng Rappang District in South Sulawesi province, says the surprise attack by about 10...

Fukushima fallout: Not just radiation

By Tue, May 15, 2012 9:05AM UTC 4 Comments

14 months on, residents of Fukushima prefecture are still coping with a variety of problems. In the wake of the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and resultant meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, those who live near Fukushima face compounded difficulties rebuilding their lives. Many areas in Fukushima Prefecture were no-go for a year after...