Massive earthquake and tsunami devastate Japan

An 8.9-magnitude earthquake off the coast of Japan started fires and created a tsunami that damaged a nuclear plant.

This October 2008 photo shows the Fukushima No. 1  power plant of Tokyo Electric Power Co. at Okuma, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan. Japan's top government spokesman says the country has issued a state of emergency at the nuclear power plant after its cooling system failed. There was no radiation leak.   (AP Photo/Kyodo News)

This October 2008 photo shows the Fukushima No. 1 power plant of Tokyo Electric Power Co. at Okuma, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan. Japan's top government spokesman says the country has issued a state of emergency at the nuclear power plant after its cooling system failed. There was no radiation leak. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)

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