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More explosions at nuclear reactor

JAPAN (KAIT) - There are new explosions being reported at a damaged nuclear reactor in Japan and now government officials there are calling this the worst crisis that nation has faced since World War II.

Officials from Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA) say the reactor's containment was not damaged and radiation levels leaked were low.

So far 170,000 people have been evacuated from the area and there could be even more evacuations.  For more on this story click here.

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