- More severe storms, tornadoes expected in central U.S. Reuters - 39 minutes ago
- Powerful tornadoes strike in four central U.S. states Reuters - 44 minutes ago
- Tornadoes slam Plains, Midwest; 1 dead in Okla. AP - 51 minutes ago
SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — When Lindsay Carter heard on the radio that a violent storm was approaching her rural Oklahoma neighborhood, she gathered her belongings and fled. When she returned, there was little left of the community Carter had called home.
Spring sprung early in 2012, breaking records across the lower 48 states, a new study finds.