Tornadoes

Perfect Storm: Why Oklahoma Is the Capitol of Federal Disaster Aid

Perfect Storm: Why Oklahoma Is the Capitol of Federal Disaster Aid
Many states get hit frequently with tornadoes and other natural catastrophes, but Oklahoma is Disaster Central. The twister that devastated Moore, Okla., was the 74th presidential disaster declared in the Sooner state in the past 60 years.
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Seth Borenstein
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Sequester in AL: We'll Just Shoot the Tornadoes! Who Needs the National Weather Service?

Sequester in AL: We'll Just Shoot the Tornadoes! Who Needs the National Weather Service?
If Brooks isn't interested in his own district's well being, why should anyone else in Washington care? It's not a stretch to think that cutbacks in all areas might begin first in the districts represented by congressmen/women who support these budget cuts.
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Storms Rattle the US with Multiple Tornado Sightings

Storms Rattle the US with Multiple Tornado Sightings
A strong cold front that is currently moving through the Central Plains states will act as the proverbial spark in the powder keg Wednesday afternoon, firing off severe thunderstorms across parts of the southern United States.
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