Rachel Hubbard http://kosu.org en Storm Shelter App Helps Pinpoint People Amid Tornado's Rubble http://kosu.org/post/storm-shelter-app-helps-pinpoint-people-amid-tornados-rubble After a devastating tornado rolled through Moore, Okla., last May, firefighters were scrambling to pull people out of storm shelters. Actually <em>finding</em> those shelters, though, was difficult. Landmarks had been swept away, and the town's emergency dispatcher was overwhelmed with calls.<p>"Yes, we're at 604 South Classen. There's people down," one caller said. "We're stuck under rubble. ... Wed, 21 May 2014 21:19:59 +0000 Rachel Hubbard 2674 at http://kosu.org Storm Shelter App Helps Pinpoint People Amid Tornado's Rubble Despite A History Of Twisters, Moore, Okla., Keeps Growing http://kosu.org/post/despite-history-twisters-moore-okla-keeps-growing One year ago Tuesday, a violent tornado obliterated the city of Moore, Okla., killing 24 residents and leaving nearly 400 injured among the razed homes and businesses. It was the third violent tornado to strike the city in the past 15 years. But rather than move away, residents have stayed put in Moore — and more and more are actually moving here.<p>Greg Blalock, who has lived in Moore for more than 20 years, experienced the devastation of last year's tornado firsthand. Blalock was out of town when it hit, and his wife was safely sheltered. But the tornado destroyed their house. Tue, 20 May 2014 12:46:00 +0000 Rachel Hubbard 2584 at http://kosu.org Despite A History Of Twisters, Moore, Okla., Keeps Growing Oklahoma Delays Next Execution For 6 Months http://kosu.org/post/oklahoma-delays-next-execution-6-months Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>On a Friday, it's MORNING EDITION, from NPR News. Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.<p>The state of Oklahoma now has at least six more months to get to know Charles Warner. He's a man who was scheduled to die, is sentenced for a brutal crime. But the state attorney general agreed to a stay of execution. That gives the state time to investigate the way it puts people to death. Fri, 09 May 2014 13:27:00 +0000 Rachel Hubbard 2099 at http://kosu.org