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Piles of debris and mangled trees remain after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013 in Moore, Okla. (credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

In Tornado’s Wake, Worried Parents Seek Out Kids

The parents and guardians stood in the muddy grass outside a suburban Oklahoma City church, listening as someone with a bullhorn called out the names of children who were being dropped off — survivors of a deadly tornado that barreled through their community.

05/21/2013

Flipped vehicles are piled up outside the heavily damaged Moore Medical Center after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013 in Moore, Okla. (credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

7 Children Drowned In Basement Of Elementary School

Search and rescue crews worked through the night after a monstrous tornado barreled through the Oklahoma City suburbs, demolishing an elementary school and reducing homes to piles of splintered wood.

05/21/2013

People walk through a damaged area near the Moore Warren Theater after a powerful tornado ripped through the area on May 20, 2013 in Moore, Okla. (Credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Nearly 240 People Injured In Deadly Oklahoma Tornado

Spotlights bore down on massive piles of shredded cinder block, insulation and metal as crews worked through the night lifting bricks and parts of collapsed walls where a monstrous tornado barreled through the Oklahoma City suburbs, demolishing an elementary school and reducing homes to piles of splintered wood.

05/21/2013

Damage is seen after a tornado swept through. (Credit: Julie Denesha/Getty images)

AP Photographer: ‘All I Could See Was Destruction’

I left the office in Oklahoma City as soon as I saw the tornado warnings on TV. I had photographed about a dozen twisters in the past decade, and knew that if I didn’t get in my car before the funnel cloud hit, it would be too late.

05/21/2013

Tornado tears through Moore, Okla., on May 20, 2013. (credit: CBS News/KWTV)

CBS News: Monstrous Tornado Kills More Than 50 People

Authorities say an elementary school in an Oklahoma City suburb took a direct hit from a mile-wide tornado.

05/20/2013

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