Federal officials: Certain shipments of radioactive waste from New Mexico lab halted

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 2, 2014 - 7:10 PM

CARLSBAD, N.M. — Shipments of certain kinds of nuclear waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory to a temporary storage facility in West Texas have been halted while investigators try to identify the cause of a radiation release at the federal government's underground repository in southeastern New Mexico.

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