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SLIDESHOW: The Top 11 Heroes Of 2011

The Huffington Post | By Emily Heinz | Posted 12.08.2011 | Impact

When it comes to the tragedies that defined this year -- from Jared Loughner's shooting rampage to the tornadoes that ravaged Joplin -- the stories of...

Details On Japan's Nuclear Workers Emerge

Posted 06.01.2011 | World

The so-called "Fukushima 50" -- a group of about 300 technicians, soldiers and firemen who have been working in shifts of 50 at Japan's troubled plant...

Not Your Everyday Heroes: Stories Of Rescue From Japan

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Among what's become drowned cities and shaky ruins, a number of dramatic rescue missions have taken place in post-quake Japan. From trying to avert n...

Japan Plant Heroes Risk Their Lives To Stop Nuclear Meltdown

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

While thousands of people have been evacuated due to high risks of radiation near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, a small group of 180 workers ar...