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December 21, 2018 12:56 AM Tornado damages 80 mobile homes in central Florida

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. – A tornado damaged 80 homes in a mobile home park and a 90-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after a roof fell on her head after a day of wild weather in central Florida Thursday. Officials in Pasco County, north of Tampa, said 5 homes were deemed unsafe due to major damage, 20 homes have moderate to major damage and 55 homes 107

December 20, 2018 7:12 PM The Latest: Woman injured when roof collapses in storm

A 90-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after a roof fell on her during a heavy rainstorm in central Florida. The Lakeland Ledger reports that Marie Weddle was hit on the head when part of her condominium's roof collapsed Thursday morning. A neighbor told the paper that Weddle was taken to Lakeland Regional Medical Center as a precautionary measure 105

December 6, 2018 8:08 PM In-N-Out Burger confirms 'Here Soon' banner in Tulsa is a prank

A banner popped up in a vacant lot in Tulsa advertising for the cult fast-food chain of the west this month — but it appears to just be a hoax. A spokesperson for In-N-Out said the burger restaurant has no plans to make it out to the Sooner State. "We just became aware of the rumors about In-N-Out Burger coming to Tulsa and unfortunately they are not true," said Carl Arena 117

December 1, 2018 8:12 PM 1 killed in southwestern Missouri as storms sweep area

AURORA, Mo. – Authorities in southwestern Missouri say strong storms that swept the region have left one person dead. Aurora Fire Chief Robert Ward tells television station KYTV that one person inside an Aurora motel just off Highway 39 was killed as a storm passed through. Authorities have not released the person's name or details of how the death occurred 61

November 4, 2018 7:26 PM Forecasters: Tornado hit Baltimore Amazon center, killing 2

Emergency personnel look over damage, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, after a weather-related building collapse at an Amazon distribution warehouse on Baltimore's southeast side Friday night. Chief Roman Clark tells the Sun that a 50-foot wall collapsed late Friday at the Amazon Fulfillment Center as a storm hit the area. (Ulysses Munoz/The Baltimore Sun via AP) BALTIMORE 51

October 8, 2018 5:33 PM 6 tornadoes hit Texas and Oklahoma, officials say

Six small tornadoes ripped through Texas and Oklahoma Sunday night that forced a state highway in northeastern Oklahoma to close for more than six hours, the National Weather Service reported. Four tornadoes hit Oklahoma while two made landfall in Texas. The tornadoes were from a single storm system. Highway 18 was closed until early Monday after a tornado 81

September 18, 2018 2:00 PM Terrifying 'fire tornado' sucks firehose 200 feet into the sky, then melts it in midair

Canadian firefighters caught a rare, terrifying phenomenon on video last month when a 200-foot-tall fire tornado sucked their firehose into the sky and melted it. “Fire destroyed our line,” Instagram user M.C. Schidlowsky, who was part of the fire crew in British Columbia, wrote. “It threw burning logs across our guard for 45 minutes and pulled our hose 100 plus ft. in the air before 100

July 31, 2018 9:29 PM California 'fire tornado' forced residents to flee in chaos

REDDING, Calif. (Reuters) - The “fire tornado” that ripped through Northern California last week forced residents to flee their homes chaotically, many with their pets and little else, people sheltering in Red Cross evacuation centers said. The blaze, the seventh most destructive in California history, roared suddenly into Redding and adjacent communities 70

July 30, 2018 4:40 AM California fire: Deadly blazes continues to grow

California's deadliest current wildfire is getting larger, officials warn, despite thousands of firefighters battling it. "Erratic winds" and dry conditions have caused the Carr fire to grow early on Sunday, firefighters said. The fire, in the Shasta County in northern California, has killed six people so far, including two children and their great-grandmother 67

July 11, 2018 8:14 PM The Latest: Officials: Sirens sounded near ravaged RV park

Authorities say all eight outdoor warning sirens in a North Dakota oil patch city were sounded before a deadly tornado ravaged an RV park, but park residents and others say they didn't hear them. A newborn baby was killed and dozens were injured when the storm moved through Watford City shortly after midnight Tuesday. More than 120 structures were destroyed 58