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Midwest Storms

Stunning Photos Show Tornadoes Sweeping Across Midwest

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.27.2016 | Green

Midwest states were bracing Friday for another round of strong thunderstorms and damaging tornadoes, continuing a week of severe weather that has left...

Funnel Clouds, Hail And Heavy Rain Pound Midwest

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2014 | Green

By Kevin Murphy April 3 (Reuters) - A storm front packing funnel clouds, large hail and heavy rains rolled through the Midwest and so...

Major Tornado Hits Illinois

Reuters | James B. Kelleher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

CHICAGO, Nov 17 (Reuters) - A fast-moving storm system triggered multiple tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana on Sunday, killing at least two people, in...

Thousands Lose Power In Overnight Storms, Heat Wave Relief Arrives

Posted 07.19.2012 | Chicago

Thousands in the Chicago lost power overnight after a series of thunderstorms moved into the area, bringing both much-needed rainfall and some relief ...

Midwest Tornadoes And Other Extreme Weather Of The Week

Posted 04.15.2012 | Green

This weekend saw severe storms and tornadoes rip through several midwest states. By early Sunday morning, five people were reported dead in Oklahoma. ...

Cantor the Grinch

Shan Wells | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics
Shan Wells


Jennifer Bendery

Missouri Democrat: GOP Is 'Heartless' For Insisting On Offsets for Aid | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are increasingly divided over whether to pay for a massive emergency aid package for those hit by the storms pummeling...

Missouri Tornado Hits 4 Schools; District 'Extremely Worried'

The Associated Press | Posted 07.23.2011 | Education

A massive tornado plowed through the southwest Missouri city of Joplin on Sunday evening, killing at least 89 people and significantly damaging four s...

PHOTOS: 'Chiclone' Batters Midwest, Damage Widespread

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

What was dubbed a "chiclone" on Twitter did not prove to be particularly brutal in Chicago. While heavy rain and strong winds caused power outages and...