BJ Austin http://publicradioeast.org en Mark Cuban Testifies During Insider-Trading Trial http://publicradioeast.org/post/mark-cuban-testifies-during-insider-trading-trial Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>One of pro basketball's most colorful figures is not on the court, but he's now in court. Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks, defended himself yesterday on civil charges of insider trading.<p>From member station KERA in Dallas, BJ Austin reports.<p>BJ AUSTIN, BYLINE: Mark Cuban on the witness stand is a long way from the team owner yelling courtside at the referees. In court, Cuban answered yes ma'am and no ma'am and kept it low key and friendly when he disagreed with prosecutor Jan Folina. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 09:06:00 +0000 BJ Austin 24791 at http://publicradioeast.org At Least Six Dead After Tornadoes Tear Through North Texas http://publicradioeast.org/post/least-six-dead-after-tornadoes-tear-through-north-texas Transcript <p>MELISSA BLOCK, HOST: <p>This is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. From NPR News, I'm Melissa Block.<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>And I'm Audie Cornish.<p>It had been a relatively quiet tornado season, until last night, when 10 tornadoes touched down in Texas. The biggest hit Granbury, south of Fort Worth. The twister was a mile-wide with winds up to 200 miles per hour. Six people died and dozens more were injured. Rescuers spent today assessing the damage and going house-to-house searching for survivors. Thu, 16 May 2013 20:29:00 +0000 BJ Austin 14218 at http://publicradioeast.org