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Klobuchar, Franken Back Iran Nuclear Deal

Minnesota’s senators say they are backing President Obama’s deal to prevent Iran from getting a nuclear weapon. The international agreement would lift some sanctions in Iran, in exchange for restricting the country’s ability to develop a nuclear weapon.

08/13/2015

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Good Question: How Many Nuclear Weapons Still Exist?

The United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago Thursday. Estimates of causalities were anywhere between 90,000 and 160,000 people. It was the first nuclear weapon ever used, at a time when the United States was the only country with that capability. All of that has changed.

08/06/2015

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Power Plant Worker Charged With Making Explosive Threats

A former nuclear power plant employee has been charged with making terroristic threats. According to court documents, 58-year-old Robert Johnson threatened union officials after losing his job at the Monticello nuclear power plant.

05/27/2015

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9-26 Eric Schlosser Talks With John Williams

Excellent interview….21 minutes went by in a wink.

09/26/2013

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North Korea….How Big Is The Threat?

John talked with one of the nation’s brightest minds when it comes to North Korea…Karla Robbins. Listen to part of their conversation from Thursday.

04/05/2013