Security Leak Halts Classified Work at U.S. Weapons Lab

All classified work at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico comes to a halt while officials conduct an intense inventory of sensitive data. The stand-down comes after the lab reported last week that two removable data storage devices containing classified information turned up missing. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports.



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