Probe planned after expert calls for shutdown of California nuclear plant until proven safe

  • by: MICHAEL R. BLOOD , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 25, 2014 - 7:46 PM

LOS ANGELES — A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

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