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Joplin Tornado (2011)

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  • Do people fail to respond to tornado warnings?

    Do people fail to respond to tornado warnings?
    The violent tornado that ravaged Joplin, Mo., killing at least 117, had hospital employees rushing to transport patients to safety at the last few minutes and forced others into refrigerators for shelter. There was 20 minutes of advance warning provided...
  • Is Homeland Security spending paying off?

    Is Homeland Security spending paying off?
    On the edge of the Nebraska sand hills is Lake McConaughy, a 22-mile-long reservoir that in summer becomes a magnet for Winnebagos, fishermen and kite sailors. But officials here in Keith County, population 8,370, imagined this scene: an Al Qaeda...
  • Home monitoring business adds home inventory to its services

    Home monitoring business adds home inventory to its services
    Few South Floridians who lose their homes in natural disasters are really prepared to make insurance claims after the fires, floods or storms are passed. One Deerfield Beach inspector is working to join a handful of people in Florida to be a certified by...
  • ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’ series to end Jan. 13

     
    The two-hour finale will be the show's "biggest-ever build" and will air at 8 p.m. Jan. 13. The last stop will be Joplin, Mo., where the team will build homes for seven tornado victims. That episode will be No. 200 for the series....
  • This week: ‘One Life to Live,’ ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’ end; ‘30 Rock,’ ‘One Tree Hill’ return

     
    The broadcast networks this week serve up more series premieres and bring back several favorites. But the biggest news  could be in daytime. “One Life to Life” leaves the ABC schedule, and CBS revamps its morning news once more. Here are the...
  • Friday’s Highlights: 'A Gifted Man' on CBS

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 8 - 14 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Jan. 8 - 14 in PDF format are also available at latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv Weekly TV Listings and more......
  • This weekend: Tim Tebow, Golden Globes, end of ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’

     
    Jason Biggs plays Alicia's new client on "The Good Wife" at 9 p.m. Sunday on CBS. The scene-stealing Carrie Preston is back as unconventional lawyer Elsbeth Tascioni. Anika Noni Rose (as Wendy Scott-Carr) and Bob Balaban are other guest stars in the...
  • Kobe Bryant appears on Extreme Makeover Home Edition

     
    Kobe Bryant appears on Extreme Makeover Home Edition...
  • Tornado Outbreaks Will Only Get Worse

     
    This weekend saw the largest tornado outbreak for the month of March on record with 279 tornado warnings issued and at least 38 people killed. Entire towns were ripped out of the ground across Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Alabama, and Georgia following...
  • Joplin tornadoes may have stirred up buried lead

     
    Joplin tornado: The tornado that struck Joplin, Mo., in May appears to have stirred up lead that now contaminates many sites; Joplin is, after all, an old lead-mining town....
  • California's prisons: A disaster in the making

     
    Well, we're still here. No Judgment Day after all. Then again, who needs stupid predictions when we have so much of the real thing happening every day? For example, try telling the people of tornado-devastated Joplin, Mo., that we escaped......