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Stories with place: Los Alamos
  • House panel calls out nuke officials for repeated failures 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 4:15 pm

    Members of a U.S. House panel said Friday that they are frustrated with decades of security and safety lapses at some of the laboratories, manufacturing facilities and other sites that make up the nation's nuclear complex.

  • Guards at Los Alamos nuke lab ratify contract agreement 
    Updated: Jun-09-15 7:59 pm

    LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico - Security workers who protect Los Alamos National Laboratory have ratified a new five-year contract.

  • NM nuclear laboratories fined for security violations 
    Updated: Jun-09-15 5:22 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two nuclear laboratories in New Mexico are facing hefty fines for the faulty handling of classified information or material.

  • Manhattan Project park will require cooperation, planning 
    Updated: Jun-06-15 5:17 pm

    LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico - Federal employees and Los Alamos officials have started meeting to discuss an ambitious plan: to create a new national park scattered across three different states and dedicated to the history of the atomic bomb.

  • 'Battlefield MRI' in the works 
    Updated: Jun-04-15 5:06 am

    LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico - Ka-boom. An improvised explosive device goes off in one of the world's many distant battlefields. A soldier may suffer a head or brain injury, but a key to diagnosing soft-tissue damage - a magnetic imaging resonance machine, or MRI - is huge and expensive, and often a long way away.