Leaders of Pennies for Poverty will host a "Bucks for Shucks" on Saturday at Starboard Galley in Newburyport. From left are Michael Sandberg, who heads Pennies for Poverty; Richard Rush, a shucker and editor of the Oyster Information Newsletter; and Elena Bachrach, executive director of the Newburyport Art Association, which is hosting the opening reception for its Winter Members Juried Show, Part 2, on the same day.
Plane through: Cessna lands on Houston golf course
HOUSTON (AP) — An area near the 11th hole at a Houston golf course provided a smooth landing spot after a small plane ran out of fuel and glided on to the grass.
The Cessna 170 was expected to be moved from Hermann Park on Tuesday. The unplanned landing of the single-engine plane happened Monday night on a flight from Lafayette, La.
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Audio: How can we better prepare for tornadoes?
An NPR broadcast examines the question of how communities can better prepare for tornadoes like the one that struck Moore, Okla. on Monday. The broadcast features commentary from Michael Fitzgerald, who reported a five-part disaster series for the CNHI News Service.
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