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Obama curbs nuclear security goals as bomb-building budget grows

By Douglas Birch

Energy Dept. confirms it's been on the wrong path since 2007

By Douglas Birch

Japan confirms it will return some nuclear explosive materials to U.S.

By Douglas Birch

Improving security for nuclear explosives remains a diplomatic struggle

By Douglas Birch

Plutonium fever blossoms in Japan

Japan could be building an irresistible terrorist target, experts say

Japan agrees to return some plutonium

By Douglas Birch

A world awash in a nuclear explosive?

By Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith

Nuclear Waste: Cost of South Carolina fuel plant goes up by billions of dollars — again

By R. Jeffrey Smith and Douglas Birch

Nuclear Waste: Washington has ignored a cheaper way to dispose of its plutonium — until now

By Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith

Nuclear Waste: Extremism in defense of federally-paid jobs is no vice in South Carolina

By Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith

Nuclear Waste: A $1 billion Energy Department project overshoots its budget by 600 percent

By Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith

Nuclear Waste: How a huge U.S. nonproliferation program became a major proliferation concern

By Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith