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Relocation has begun for some Puna residents forced from their homes by the Kilauea Eruption. Lava has been flowing on the Big Island for more than six weeks now, covering nearly 6,000 acres and destroying more than 500 homes. HPR Reporter Kuʻuwehi Hiraishi has this story.

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  Three years ago today, a massive earthquake and tsunami rumbled through northern Japan. The natural disaster was made worse by the fact that it crippled a nuclear power plant. And even after three years, the region is far from recovery. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.