Tornadoes

March 24, 2017 - 10:43 am
Forecasters are warning of severe storms as a powerful weather system moves across the central United States. The bullseye for some of the most fearsome weather — including possible tornadoes — is over parts of Louisiana, Arkansas and east Texas. Meteorologists at the national Storm Prediction...
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Mark Swartz sits in the living room of his home as he salvages items after it was destroyed by a tornado Tuesday, March 7, 2017, when a severe storm passed through Oak Grove, Mo. Monday night. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 07, 2017 - 6:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mark and Jennifer Swartz moved into their first home in November. On Tuesday, only a section of floor was left of their three-bedroom, two-bath house in Oak Grove, Missouri, after a storm system that dropped more than 30 tornadoes across the Midwest tore it apart. "It's all...
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March 07, 2017 - 2:40 am
CONGRESS-HEALTH OVERHAUL House GOP releases bill replacing Obama health care overhaul WASHINGTON (AP) — Critics say a Republican plan to replace "Obamacare" would scale back the government's role in helping people afford coverage and would likely leave more Americans uninsured. House committees...
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March 01, 2017 - 12:47 am
TRUMP-TRAVEL BAN Officials: New Trump order drops Iraq from travel ban list WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say President Donald Trump's new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. travel ban. Four officials say the administration's...
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February 28, 2017 - 11:53 pm
TRUMP-TRAVEL BAN NEW: Officials: New Trump order drops Iraq from travel ban list WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say President Donald Trump's new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. travel ban. Four officials say the administration's...
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February 28, 2017 - 10:55 pm
TRUMP-SPEECH-NAVY SEAL President recognizes Navy SEAL's widow WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's address to Congress took an emotional turn as he introduced the widow of a Navy SEAL killed last month in a raid in Yemen. A teary-eyed Carryn Owens took deep breaths and wept as the joint...
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