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South Dakota Town Recovering From Tornado Damage

TOWN OF BURKE, S.D. — As a small town in southern South Dakota recovers from a tornado that caused extensive damage and destroyed its civic center, some residents are asking why the community’s warning siren didn’t sound. The EF-1 tornado …

Thunderstorm Causes Damage, Injuries in Virginia Beach

A severe thunderstorm blew through southeast Virginia on Thursday, injuring 10 people near the oceanfront in Virginia Beach and causing extensive damage in the city. Virginia Beach Fire Department Battalion Chief Amy Valdez said two of the injured were taken …

Severe Weekend Storms Damage Homes in Michigan, Iowa

A severe thunderstorm packing winds estimated at more than 80 mph injured several people and caused significant damage to homes in western Michigan, prompting flooding Monday, and storms that spawned tornadoes damaged some homes in Iowa. A Michigan thunderstorm intensified …