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  • Okla. Death Toll At 20 After Tornado, Floods

    Okla. Death Toll At 20 After Tornado, Floods

    Wednesday, June 5 2013 7:27 PM EDT2013-06-05 23:27:49 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma medical examiner's office says eight of the 20 people killed during last Friday's tornadoes and subsequent flooding either drowned or probably drowned.>>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma medical examiner's office says eight of the 20 people killed during last Friday's tornadoes and subsequent flooding either drowned or probably drowned.>>
  • 3 Veteran Storm Chasers Killed By Oklahoma Tornado

    3 Veteran Storm Chasers Killed By Oklahoma Tornado

    Sunday, June 2 2013 5:19 PM EDT2013-06-02 21:19:49 GMT
    EL RENO, Okla. (AP) - Three veteran storm chasers were among the 10 people killed when a violent tornado barreled into the Oklahoma City metro area.>>
    EL RENO, Okla. (AP) - Three veteran storm chasers were among the 10 people killed when a violent tornado barreled into the Oklahoma City metro area. Jim Samaras said Sunday that his brother Tim Samaras was killed. Tim Samaras' son, Paul Samaras, and another chaser, Carl Young, also died.>>
  • Death Toll Rises To 9 In Oklahoma City Area

    Death Toll Rises To 9 In Oklahoma City Area

    Saturday, June 1 2013 11:40 AM EDT2013-06-01 15:40:56 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Nine people have died in the Oklahoma City area after a violent burst of tornadoes and thunderstorms overnight.>>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Nine people have died in the Oklahoma City area after a violent burst of tornadoes and thunderstorms overnight. Amy Elliott with the state Medical Examiner's Office said Saturday morning that nine fatalities have been confirmed, including two children and seven adults. The previous overall total was seven deaths.>>
  • Two Dead When Tornado Hits Oklahoma City Area

    Two Dead When Tornado Hits Oklahoma City Area

    Friday, May 31 2013 10:15 PM EDT2013-06-01 02:15:57 GMT
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    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a mother and child were killed as tornadoes moved through Oklahoma City. >>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a mother and child were killed as tornadoes moved through Oklahoma City. Highway Patrol Trooper Betsy Randolph says troopers found the bodies near a vehicle along Interstate 40 west of the city Friday. >>
  • Kids, Teachers From Devastated School Reunite

    Kids, Teachers From Devastated School Reunite

    Thursday, May 23 2013 11:18 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:18:35 GMT
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    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Students from a suburban Oklahoma City elementary school destroyed by this week's tornado reunited with their teachers Thursday and collected whatever could be salvaged from the ruins.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Students from a suburban Oklahoma City elementary school destroyed by this week's tornado reunited with their teachers Thursday and collected whatever could be salvaged from the ruins.>>
  • OKC Police Correct Damage Estimate To 12K Homes

    OKC Police Correct Damage Estimate To 12K Homes

    Thursday, May 23 2013 10:54 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:54:54 GMT
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma City police have corrected a damage estimate from the tornado that swept through an Oklahoma City suburb.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma City police have corrected a damage estimate from the tornado that swept through an Oklahoma City suburb.>>
  • OKLAHOMA TORNADO: How Many Left Homeless?

    OKLAHOMA TORNADO: How Many Left Homeless?

    Thursday, May 23 2013 8:54 PM EDT2013-05-24 00:54:43 GMT
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Emergency officials say they don't know how many Oklahoma residents have been displaced by Monday's tornado.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Emergency officials say they don't know how many Oklahoma residents have been displaced by Monday's tornado because many people have been taken in by relatives. Only two dozen or so have stayed overnight at Red Cross shelters.>>
  • Man's Best Friend To The End, Dog Stands Guard Over Deceased Owner In Oklahoma

    Man's Best Friend To The End, Dog Stands Guard Over Deceased Owner In Oklahoma

    Wednesday, May 22 2013 3:21 PM EDT2013-05-22 19:21:18 GMT
    KHQ.COM - On May 20, following the devastating EF-5 tornado which ripped through Moore, Okla., one dog provided his deceased guardian with one final act of loyalty.>>
    KHQ.COM - On May 20, following the devastating EF-5 tornado which ripped through Moore, Okla., one dog provided his deceased guardian with one final act of loyalty. According to the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, as reported in the Huffington Post, the dog, whose photo was taken by a deputy that day and then Tweeted to followers, was standing guard over his guardian's body.>>
  • Oklahoma City Mayor: Up To 13,000 Homes Hit By Tornado

    Oklahoma City Mayor: Up To 13,000 Homes Hit By Tornado

    Wednesday, May 22 2013 2:10 PM EDT2013-05-22 18:10:45 GMT
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett says 12,000 to 13,000 homes were affected by the tornado that tore through a city suburb.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett says 12,000 to 13,000 homes were affected by the tornado that tore through a city suburb. At least 24 people died when the tornado laid waste to Moore on Monday afternoon. The Oklahoma Insurance Department says the financial cost of the tornado could exceed $2 billion, because of the size and duration of the storm.
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  • Obama To Visit Tornado-Ravaged OK Town

    Obama To Visit Tornado-Ravaged OK Town

    Wednesday, May 22 2013 1:34 PM EDT2013-05-22 17:34:06 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will travel to tornado-ravaged Moore, Okla., on Sunday.>>
    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will travel to tornado-ravaged Moore, Okla., on Sunday.>>
  • 'I Love You, Please Don’t Die With Me’: First-Person Tales Of Survival

    'I Love You, Please Don’t Die With Me’: First-Person Tales Of Survival

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-21 23:16:57 GMT
    KHQ.COM - A tornado that devastated Oklahoma City's suburbs has left dozens of people dead, numerous injured and missing and countless homes destroyed.>>
    KHQ.COM - A tornado that devastated Oklahoma City's suburbs has left dozens of people dead, numerous injured and missing and countless homes destroyed. As rescue workers continue to pick through the rubble, hoping to find survivors, here are some accounts from those who did make it out. READ MORE DETAILS INSIDE OF THE STORY>>>
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  • Oklahoma Twister A Top-Of-The-Scale EF-5

    Oklahoma Twister A Top-Of-The-Scale EF-5

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 4:27 PM EDT2013-05-21 20:27:09 GMT
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - The National Weather Service says the tornado that hit Moore, Okla., was a top-of-the-scale EF-5 twister with winds of at least 200 mph.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - The National Weather Service says the tornado that hit Moore, Okla., was a top-of-the-scale EF-5 twister with winds of at least 200 mph.>>
  • 'Oh, My God!': KFC Cook Records Dramatic Footage Of Monster Tornado

    'Oh, My God!': KFC Cook Records Dramatic Footage Of Monster Tornado

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 4:01 PM EDT2013-05-21 20:01:31 GMT
    NBCNEWS: Michael Welch was midshift into his job at KFC in Newcastle, Okla., on Monday afternoon when he noticed hail pounding the parking lot outside the restaurant.>>
    NBCNEWS: Michael Welch was midshift into his job at KFC in Newcastle, Okla., on Monday afternoon when he noticed hail pounding the parking lot outside the restaurant.>>
  • UPDATE: Deadly Tornado: Man Credits Teacher With Saving Children's Lives

    Deadly Tornado: Man Credits Teacher With Saving Children's Lives

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:46 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:46:46 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The father of an 8-year-old Oklahoma boy says a teacher saved his son's life as a tornado tore into their school yesterday.>>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The father of an 8-year-old Oklahoma boy says a teacher saved his son's life as a tornado tore into their school yesterday.>>
  • Power Of Moore Tornado Dwarfs Hiroshima Bomb

    Power Of Moore Tornado Dwarfs Hiroshima Bomb

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:31 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:31:19 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind, humidity and rainfall combined precisely to create the massive killer tornado in Moore, Okla.
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    WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind, humidity and rainfall combined precisely to create the massive killer tornado in Moore, Okla. And when they did, the awesome amount of energy released over that city dwarfed the power of the atomic bomb that leveled Hiroshima. Meteorologists contacted by The Associated Press used real time measurements to calculate the energy released during the storm's life span of almost an hour.>>
  • Oklahoma Schools Hit By Tornado Had No Safe Rooms

    Oklahoma Schools Hit By Tornado Had No Safe Rooms

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:30 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:30:57 GMT
    An emergency official says Oklahoma has reinforced tornado shelters in hundreds of schools across the state, but the two that were hit by this week's storms in suburban Oklahoma City did not have them.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - An emergency official says Oklahoma has reinforced tornado shelters in hundreds of schools across the state, but the two that were hit by this week's storms in suburban Oklahoma City did not have them.>>
  • ALERT: Don't Fall For Tornado Charity Scams; What You Need To Know

    ALERT: Don't Fall For Tornado Charity Scams; What You Need To Know

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 3:07 PM EDT2013-05-21 19:07:11 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Beware, don't fall victim to a tornado charity scam.>>
    KHQ.COM - In the wake of the massive tornados that touched down in Oklahoma this week, Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Washington State Attorney General's Office (AGO) and the Secretary of State (SOS) are warning of opportunistic fraudsters.>>
  • Medical Examiner Revises Tornado Death Toll To At Least 24

    Medical Examiner Revises Tornado Death Toll To At Least 24

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 1:43 PM EDT2013-05-21 17:43:51 GMT
    BREAKING NEWS - The Medical Examiner's Office has revised the death toll in the Moore, Oklahoma tornado from 91 people to at least 24 people.>>
    UPDATE: Originally the death toll was reported to be 91 people and counting, however, the Medical examiner's office revised the death toll from the Oklahoma tornado to at least 24 people. A spokeswoman said Tuesday morning that she believes some victims were counted twice in the early chaos of the storm.>>
  • Okla. Governor: We Will Rebuild After Devastating Tornado

    Okla. Governor: We Will Rebuild After Devastating Tornado

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 1:38 PM EDT2013-05-21 17:38:45 GMT
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Gov. Mary Fallin says an Oklahoma suburb that was devastated by a deadly tornado will be rebuilt.>>
    MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Gov. Mary Fallin says an Oklahoma suburb that was devastated by a deadly tornado will be rebuilt.>>
  • OKLAHOMA TORNADO: How You Can Help

    OKLAHOMA TORNADO: How You Can Help

    Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:27 AM EDT2013-05-21 06:27:18 GMT
    KHQ.COM - The American Red Cross has advised the best way you can help the people of Moore, Oklahoma is by donating. 

     
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    KHQ.COM - The American Red Cross has advised the best way you can help the people of Moore, Oklahoma is by donating. You can do so by clicking HEREor by texting REDCROSS to 90999 to donate $10>>
  • 50+ Killed In Tornado Near Oklahoma City

    50+ Killed In Tornado Near Oklahoma City

    Monday, May 20 2013 9:30 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:30:29 GMT
    MOORE, Oklahoma - A deadly tornado ripped through Oklahoma Monday, leaving miles and miles of devastation.>>
    MOORE, Oklahoma - A deadly tornado ripped through Oklahoma Monday, leaving miles and miles of devastation. Buildings toppled over, homes were flattened, and schools completely destroyed. Emergency crews are still working to find survivors or bodies in a leveled elementary school.


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