10 Years Later, Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller Recalls Katrina Relief Efforts

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Texas cities like Houston and Dallas became a place of refuge for thousands of evacuees.Many were fleeing deplorable conditions at the Louisiana Superdome, which was set up as a temporary shelter. Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller says it was a scramble to organize relief efforts.  

Art & Seek

Think with Krys Boyd


The Nomadic Life

This hour, Anna Badkhen joins us to talk about her experience living with the Fulani people of Mali, which she writes about in Walking With Abel: Journeys with the Nomads of the African Savannah.

Nation/World News from NPR


Your first look at ‘Downton Abbey 6’ as premiere now set for 20 September in the UK

Filming has concluded, residents of both upstairs and downstairs have said their tearful goodbye to their Highclere Castle ‘home’ for the past six plus years and both creator/writer Julian Fellowes and Executive Producer, Gareth Neame, while a bit saddened at the prospect of ending the period drama juggernaut, have promised a very strong final series and […]

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