Tragedies like the Moore, Oklahoma tornado are teaching emergency planners about better ways to protect kids during storms.
Authorities say a tornado has killed two people in the small northeastern Oklahoma town of Quapaw.
Students from two elementary schools destroyed by a tornado last spring returned to classes Friday, eager to reunite with their classmates but worried about what would happen the next time bad weather sweeps in.
Members of a southwest Louisiana softball team went to a tournament with a trailer loaded with supplies for victims of the May 20 tornado in Moore, Okla., only to find themselves threatened by another tornado.
The National Weather Service says the deadly tornado that struck near Oklahoma City late last week was another top-of-the-scale EF5 that packed winds reaching 295 mph. The weather service also says the twister’s 2.6-mile width is the widest ever recorded.
The U.S. Postal Service has set up temporary mailboxes for residents of Moore affected by the May 20 tornado.
Runoff from torrential rains that pelted the Oklahoma City area after a number of tornadoes hit the area is threatening to undermine roadways.
Emergency officials are preparing to survey tornado damage again this morning following the second major fatal storm to strike the Oklahoma City metropolitan area in several days.
Oklahoma City area hospitals are reporting critically injured patients after a deadly tornado that killed at least five people struck the metro area.
A storm dropped a tornado in Oklahoma City’s western suburbs, then barreled toward the state’s largest city as cameras broadcast the approach on television.