Crews work on a safe room for the new Plaza Towers Elementary school in Moore, Okla., behind crosses erected for the seven students who died in the May tornado. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

toggle caption Sue Ogrocki/AP

After Okla. Tornado's Devastation, A Search For Safety And Shelter

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/257255801/257255802" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Texas Camel Corps guides camel treks through the Big Bend region of Texas, where such animals once served American settlers in the late 1800s. Wade Goodwyn/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Wade Goodwyn/NPR

Camels Trek In The Texas Desert, Just Like Old Times

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/256105572/256120546" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Texas Highway 130, a new Austin bypass toll road, is so far east of the city that it sees little traffic. The state recently raised the speed limit there to 85 mph in hopes of boosting its use. Wikipedia hide caption

toggle caption Wikipedia

Even An 85 MPH Highway Can't Fix Austin's Traffic Tangle

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/248757580/251833630" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Dallas To Commemorate Anniversary Of Kennedy Assassination

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/246678628/246679078" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Dallas is preparing for Friday's 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination, and hoping to show how much the city has changed. Tom Pennington/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Marking Kennedy Assassination, Dallas Still On 'Eggshells'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/246580954/246590180" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Marta Rangel Medel vacuums the stage in preparation for the Texas Democratic Party 2012 election watch party in Austin. The state's controversial voter ID law is unexpectedly hindering women at the polls. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

toggle caption Eric Gay/AP

Texas' Voter ID Law Creates A Problem For Some Women

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/241891800/241903938" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Texas Judge Rules Abortion Law Unconstitutional

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/241449540/241451917" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cruz Takes Center Stage, Drawing Cheers And Jeers

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/238899502/238899483" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

97-Year-Old Birder Has No Intention Of Slowing Down

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/215663868/215665443" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Closing Arguments Begin Thursday In Fort Hood Shooting Trial

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/214355752/214392619" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Prosecution Rests In Court Martial Of Maj. Nidal Hasan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/213902180/213902195" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Young Chefs Disrupt The Barbecue Game In Texas

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/213578211/213578216" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Feds Sue To Block Proposed Airline Merger

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/211890381/211850238" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

DOJ Tries To Block Airline Merger With Antitrust Suit

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/211735458/211735493" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Federal Case Pits Wounded Warrior Against FBI

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/205508566/205548332" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript