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Family run Iowa newspaper wins Pulitzer

If you know Art Cullen, it’s not exactly a surprise to learn his initial words upon watching the livestream of the Pulitzer announcements and learning he’d won for editorial writing. “Holy shit,” he yelled out to his brother, John, the publisher of the family-run, 10-person Storm Lake (Iowa) Times. The only surprise was that there… Read More »

A Passenger Plane Crash-Landed and Burned in South Sudan but All 49 People Onboard Survived

(JUBA, South Sudan) — A passenger plane crash-landed and burned in Wau, northwestern South Sudan on Monday, but all 49 passengers and crew survived, an airport official said. The plane was landing but then crashed, said Wau’s Acting Airport Manager Stephen Youngule. “The plane touched down and then jumped up again. The pilot couldn’t control… Read More »