A monstrous tornado as much as a mile wide roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school.
A monstrous tornado as much as a mile wide roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs on May 20, 2013, flattening entire neighborhoods.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is assuring Oklahoma’s governor that the Obama administration will provide all possible help to the state after a massive tornado tore through the Oklahoma City suburbs.
The National Weather Service says the tornado that hit Moore, Okla., had wind speeds up to 200 mph.
Warren Theaters suffered significant damage when a tornado moved through Moore, Oklahoma. The theater sets just to the west on I-35 south of Oklahoma City.
Residents across Wichita are still cleaning up the mess just 24 hours after severe storms tore through parts of the city.
Wichita city leaders are assessing the damage from Sunday’s tornado. Most of the damage occurred on private property.
In parts of Wichita just about no buildings escaped the wrath of the storm as high wind coupled with hail smashed windows.
KSN employees and meteorologists took shelter from the tornado Sunday while continuing to broadcast from a safe place.
Residents in southwest Wichita are dealing with the aftermath of an EF-1 tornado that barreled through that part of town Sunday afternoon.
An engineering firm accused of firing a whistleblower for reporting unsafe conditions at an eastern Kansas nuclear power plant plans to appeal the ruling by federal regulators, the firm said Monday.
Several tornadoes struck parts of the nation’s midsection, concentrating damage in central Oklahoma and Wichita, Kan.
One of several tornadoes spawned by a powerful storm system rumbling through the Plains and Midwest has leveled several mobile homes in an area southeast of Oklahoma City.
An apartment complex was bombarded by large hail, after a tornado touched down.
The National Weather Service described the tornado as “violent and extremely dangerous.”