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  • During tornado season in Oklahoma, planning ahead is key to staying safe

    By Silas Allen, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

    Rick Smith, warning coordination meteorologist at the National Weather Service’s Norman office, said planning ahead is critical to tornado safety in Oklahoma. When a tornado is bearing down, it’s too late to make a plan, he said.

  • Impact of Ohio's moves to reduce Lake Erie algae years away

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's latest response to the toxic algae in Lake Erie that last year contaminated one of the state's largest drinking water systems will put a stop to practices that environmentalists have complained about for years. Now the big question is will it make a big difference —...

  • Boston area expects a flood of claims after record winter

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — New England's epic winter is on pace to produce a corresponding number of insurance claims. Thousands of homeowners are filing claims as they begin to repair the damage brought by a record winter. Successive storms dumped a record 110 inches of snow in Boston alone. Local...

  • For African migrants, trek to Europe brings risk, heartbreak

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    VELES, Macedonia (AP) — This is the moment when Sandrine Koffi's dream of a new life in Europe ended — and her nightmare of an infant lost in the Macedonian night began. As club-wielding police closed in, the 31-year-old from Ivory Coast couldn't keep up with her fellow migrants. Not after more...

  • Don't lose the boots: New England steels for epic mud season


    WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — New England's own Nathaniel Hawthorne once wrote, "Life is made up of marble and mud." In the region's northern reaches, life will soon be made up of mud, mud and more mud. Mud season is a rite of spring in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, when the snow and frozen...

  • Winter's silver lining: Tons of snow replenish reservoirs


    NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Neither liquidating instantly like the Wicked Witch of the West nor receding over centuries like the glaciers that once covered New England, the snows of winter have been disappearing. As the vernal equinox arrives, the winter that dumped of 61 inches of snow on the...

  • Oklahoma religious organizations act as “hands and feet of Christ” during disaster relief

    By Ruth Serven, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Faith-based groups across Oklahoma work to help clean up after storms strike Oklahoma on Wednesday.

  • Spring has sprung in Edmond

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Mar 28, 2015

    People and animals enjoy E.C. Hafer Park in Edmond this week.

  • Volunteers, relief workers offer helping hand after Moore tornado

    BY DARLA SLIPKE, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Efforts to clean, patch and rebuild continued Friday in Moore. Volunteers and relief workers offered food, supplies and assistance to residents in need after a tornado Wednesday.

  • 17 Moore homes destroyed in Wednesday tornado activity, officials estimate

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Moorec city officials estimate 17 homes were destroyed by the Wednesday tornado. About 25 homes had major damage and 71 had minor damage, city spokeswoman Deidre Ebry said.

  • Gov. Brown signs $1 billion water plan for dry California

    Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Friday that speeds up $1 billion in water infrastructure spending amid the worst drought in a generation, although much of the plan was drawn with future dry years in mind. "This funding is just one piece of a much larger effort to...

  • Northern Chile works to recover after floods kill 9

    Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Communities in Chile's northern desert region dug houses and cars out of the mud and worked to reopen roads Friday after floods pummeled several cities and left nine people dead. Nineteen people were also missing after the torrential rains in the Atacama Desert, the...


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