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Making Donations to Japanese Relief Requires Homework

Mar 19th, 2011 | By
Making Donations to Japanese Relief Requires Homework

Last week’s disaster in Japan has been heartbreaking. The details continue to emerge and  it is a story of thousands of people dead and even higher numbers of people still missing or unaccounted for. Many people all over the world have been moved to make a donation to assist in the aid effort. Following last
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State Department Warns Against US Travel to Japan

Mar 13th, 2011 | By
State Department Warns Against US Travel to Japan

The US State Department Bureau of Consular Affairs advised US citizens to avoid non-emergency travel to Japan Sunday, following Friday’s 8.9 magnitude earthquake. The alert is in effect through April 1, pending updates on planned power outages, evacuation near nuclear facilities in Fukushima, and the outlook for aftershocks and tsunamis. Due to disruptions of water,
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