Tornado

May 29, 2019 - 7:15 pm
A least a dozen homes have been destroyed or damaged in Linwood, Kansas, about 30 miles west of Kansas City. Mark Duffin, 48, learned from his wife and a television report that the large tornado that hit the Kansas City outskirts Tuesday evening was headed toward his home. The next thing he knew,...
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May 29, 2019 - 7:58 am
The Kansas town of Bonner Springs appears to have sustained the most damage from a storm that swept through Wyandotte County on the western edge of the Kansas City metropolitan area. Wyandotte County government spokesman Edwin Birch says there were power outages, uprooted and damaged trees and...
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May 26, 2019 - 6:01 am
A tornado leveled a motel and tore through a mobile home park near Oklahoma City overnight, killing two people and injuring at least 29 others, authorities said Sunday. The twister touched down in El Reno, about 25 miles west of Oklahoma City, late Saturday night. It crossed an interstate and...
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May 23, 2019 - 3:52 am
A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing heavy damage Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. The service reported that a "confirmed large and destructive tornado" was observed over Jefferson City at 11:43 p.m. Wednesday, moving northeast at 40 mph (64 kph...
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May 23, 2019 - 3:22 am
A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing heavy damage Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. The service reported that a "confirmed large and destructive tornado" was observed over Jefferson City at 11:43 p.m. Wednesday, moving northeast at 40 mph (64 kph...
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May 22, 2019 - 7:40 am
A dangerous storm system in the Midwest produced dozens of tornadoes for the second consecutive day Tuesday, demolishing a racetrack grandstand and damaging buildings in a wild animal park in Missouri but sparing St. Louis, the biggest city in its path. Two deaths, both in Missouri, were blamed on...
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May 21, 2019 - 1:09 pm
A tornado touched down Tuesday near Tulsa International Airport, injuring at least one person and damaging about a dozen homes, amid storms in the Southern Plains that brought a deluge of rain and powerful winds, closing an interstate and flipping campers at a raceway. Storms could bring more...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:41 am
A powerful storm system spawned a confirmed tornado Tuesday morning near Tulsa International Airport, after shutting down an interstate highway and prompting water rescues elsewhere in the state. More tornadoes, along with hail and damaging winds were predicted as the storms moved to the east. In...
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AP Photo/David Goldman
March 06, 2019 - 2:21 am
Survivors share close calls after Alabama's deadly tornado sent 170 mph winds tearing through Lee County. Watch the latest video at
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March 04, 2019 - 12:19 pm
Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones fears the death toll may go beyond 23 as crews search through the debris. Watch the latest video at
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