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Known as the “tornado alley of tornado alley,” Moore, Okla., has been hit by six major tornadoes since 1998. In an adaptation from her new book, “The Mercy of the Sky,” Yahoo News correspondent Holly Bailey writes about the emotional toll on her hometown as it waits for the next big storm.
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I talked to NPR's Weekend Edition about my book "The Mercy of the Sky"
In Oklahoma, tornadoes are just a fact of life — but sometimes a truly awful one comes along. In The Mercy of the Sky, Holly Bailey chronicles the deadly tornado that struck Moore, Okla., in 2013.
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Prosecutors formally enter into evidence a video still of the now-convicted Boston Marathon bomber giving a courthouse security camera the middle finger.
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Nearly two decades separated the Oklahoma City bombing and the Boston Marathon attacks, but Timothy McVeigh and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are linked by the mystery of what made them commit terrible crimes.
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Hillary Clinton gets real – and that’s a challenge  Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with local residents in LeClaire, Iowa. (Photo: Charlie Neibergall/AP) NORWALK, Iowa – She was a young attorney at one of Little Rock’s most prestigious law firms when she became pregnant, but as Hillary Clinton recounted to a small group of voters here on Wednesday, she didn’t dare tell any of her co-workers. Her firm didn’t offer m...
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A jury found admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty for his role in the deadly 2013 attacks.
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The Oklahoman reviews my book "The Mercy of the Sky"
“The Mercy of the Sky” by Holly Bailey recounts in compelling detail the deadly events of May 20, 2013.
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Eyeing the White House again, Huckabee can’t escape lifelong anxieties about money Mike Huckabee could add a populist edge to the Republican field. Huckabee and a close friend from Arkansas, David Haak, who owns the house next door, spent months combing the Gulf Coast from Texas to Florida for the “sweet spot” where they could build homes they would eventually retire in. Owning a house next to the ocean, he said, “was something I had never even...
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During a dramatic first day of the penalty phase in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, federal prosecutors showed the jury an image of the convicted Boston Marathon bomber giving the middle finger to a security camera at the courthouse.
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The parents of Martin Richard, the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, have asked federal prosecutors to drop the death penalty against convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
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Publishers Weekly gives my book a starred review in this week's issue. Coming May 12th!
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  • Yahoo News
    National Correspondent, 2010 - present
  • Newsweek
    White House Correspondent, 2003 - 2010
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News and Culture Writer at Yahoo News; author of "The Mercy of the Sky," coming in May 2015 from Viking Press
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Oklahoma native. Karaoke fanatic. Weather junkie. Obsessed with photography Former political reporter at Newsweek, the old version. And soon, a book author.
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