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We'll have live special coverage today from NPR News. At 11a President Obama is scheduled to hold a press conference. He's expected to discuss the Iran nuclear deal, the Greece bailout and possibly other topics. 

Listen live on-air or stream the program live on KUNM.org.

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News broke last weekend that Los Alamos National Laboratory took shortcuts when treating some nuclear waste headed to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. One of the LANL waste drums sprang a radiation leak earlier this year, contaminating workers and closing the facility. 

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One year ago, KUNM reported on the effects of the Trinity Test. Thursday, July 16, 2015, is the 70th anniversary of the day the world's first nuclear bomb detonated in New Mexico.