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March 27, 2019

Challenger widow's home goes up in flames in Clear Lake area

Source: KHOU.com

EL LAGO, Texas — The home of Challenger widow Cheryl McNair went up in flames early Wednesday morning in the Clear Lake area.

Cheryl McNair is the wife of Challenger astronaut Ronald Erwin McNair, and she serves as a founding director for the Challenger Center.

Multiple fire agencies responded to the fire around 5 a.m. at the home located in 1600 block of West Chelsea Place in El Lago.

Fire officials say the fire started when McNair was still asleep, and smoke alarms woke her up.

The fire was so intense at some point that Seabrook firefighters had to be pulled from the house and go into a defensive mode.

Neighbors rushed to help McNair, who had gathered several items and rushed out of the house. She once shared the home with her husband before he passed away.

“Neighbors from down the street were coming down, starting to bring coffee, and baskets so we could start getting stuff out of their home,” Paul Murray, neighbor, said.

Seabrook firefighters were able to help save some of the Challenger memorabilia from the home, but the house is a significant loss.

Read more: https://www.khou.com/article/news/local/challenger-widows-home-goes-up-in-flames-in-clear-lake-area/285-0693c44e-ec11-41e6-b868-c60a8440334a

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March 22, 2019

Muller's diagnosis: Stage IV cancer in the White House

With digital VD and athlete's foot of the bone spurs.

March 16, 2019

Trump's super power is ignoranimosity

The power to inflame passion through ignorance.

March 5, 2019

A Night At The Garden

In 1939, 20,000 Americans rallied in New York’s Madison Square Garden to celebrate the rise of Nazism – an event largely forgotten from American history. A Night At the Garden uses striking archival fragments recorded that night to transport modern audiences into this gathering and shine a light on the disturbing fallibility of seemingly decent people.


March 4, 2019

Seagull Swallows Rat Whole on Boston Street

The North End of Boston is world famous for it's restaurants and Italian food. It's also known to have a little bit of a rat problem, but there's one less rodent around after this seagull decided to clean up the streets and have a huge meal at the same time. This happened on Salem Street recently as a couple of tourists were probably trying to find their way to Bova's Bakery.


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