Baby Swept Up by Tornado Buried in Indiana

A 15-month-old Indiana girl who clung to life for two days after being swept up by a tornado that killed her parents and two siblings was buried along with her family Monday. (March 5) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on Facebook: apne.ws Associated [Read more...]

Tornadoes: Death Knell for Small Communities?

Nearly every home in Marysville, Indiana was destroyed or so badly damaged, all of them may have to be torn down. The wide scale damage raises an emotional question: Is it worth rebuilding a place that’s so small and suffered so badly? (March 5) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly [Read more...]

Snow Adds to Misery in Storm Ravaged States

A blanket of wet snow is covering Henryville, Ind., and other parts of the region that was hard-hit by Friday’s tornadoes. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on Facebook: apne.ws Associated Press on Twitter: apne.ws Associated Press on Google+: bit.ly

First Person: Tornado Aid for Henryville, Ind.

Donations have started pouring into Henryville, Indiana following Friday’s devastating tornado there. The death toll across the South and Midwest has reached 39, including a toddler who was found in an Indiana field on Friday. (March 4) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on [Read more...]

Raw Video: Henryville Twister Caught on Tape

Sam Lashley, a National Weather Service meteorologist, recorded video of the tornado that hit Henryville, Indiana on Friday. The overall death toll from Friday’s weather is 39, including a toddler who was found in a field. (March 4)

Storms Leave at Least 38 Dead in South, Midwest

Across the South and Midwest, survivors emerged after dozens of tornadoes swept through the region, leveling small towns along the way. At least 38 people were killed in five states, but a 2-year-old girl was somehow found alive. (March 4) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org [Read more...]

First Person: Picking Up the Pieces in Tennessee

People in Harrison, Tennessee are going through what’s left of their homes after Friday’s tornado outbreak. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on Facebook: apne.ws Associated Press on Twitter: apne.ws Associated Press on Google+: bit.ly

Raw Video: Indiana Picks Up Pieces After Storm

Emergency crews desperately search for survivors Saturday after a violent wave of Midwest and Southern storms flattened some rural communities and left behind a trail of destruction. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated Press on Facebook: apne.ws Associated Press on Twitter: apne.ws Associated [Read more...]

Indiana Gov.: We Will Get You Back on Your Feet

The governor of Indiana toured one of the communities hardest hit by the severe weather that ripped across the region Friday. He vowed the state will do all it can to get everyone back on their feet. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download AP Mobile: www.ap.org Associated [Read more...]

First Person: Images, Voices of the Storm

A string of violent storms demolished small towns in Indiana and cut off rural communities in Kentucky as an early season tornado outbreak killed more than 30 people, and the death toll rose as daylight broke on Saturday’s search for survivors. (March 3) Subscribe to the Associated Press: bit.ly Download [Read more...]