| Jul 30, 2012
| 5:59 PM
A Carmel company is accused of taking advantage of Joplin, Mo., tornado victims.
Bradley White and his company, Four Seasons Roofing, have been sued over contracts made with several tornado victims.
The lawsuit claims that Four Seasons promised to...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 2:16 PM
JOPLIN, Mo -- It's been more than a year since a tornado devastated the community of Joplin. It left many without a home. Some residents still don't have a home.
Habitat for Humanity is trying to change that, and they are getting a little help from...
| Apr 14, 2012
The 2012 Fermilab/WGN-TV Tornado and Severe Weather Seminar takes place Saturday, April 14, at noon and repeats in its entirety at 6 p.m.
Here are the list of speakers:
Building on the Ongoing Revolution in Weather Forecasting: Taking Prediction of...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Woodward, Oklahoma -- The death toll from a weekend tornado in Woodward, Oklahoma rose to six Monday with the death of a critically injured man in the hospital, a city official said.
The man, whose name has not been released, died at a hospital in...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 7:49 AM
WICHITA, Kansas (CNN) -- Three states face the most danger of possible tornadoes Sunday, as parts of the Midwest assess the damage from storms that left at least five people dead in Oklahoma.
The National Weather Service received 121 reports of...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:07 PM
As people all over Kansas sift through whatever's left of their property after Saturday's tornado outbreak, they're discovering their photographs - many of them wet, stuck together or damaged.
But Operation Photo Rescue knows, the most precious things...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The National Weather Service has developed a new way to warn you of severe weather approaching.
We all remember what happened almost 2 years ago in Joplin. 158 people we killed when an EF-5 tornado struck the town - making it the deadliest since...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 10:34 AM
The National Weather Service wants to make it even easier for you to understand severe weather with a new system.
At the National Weather Service in Springfield, when storms are on radar, meteorologists monitor them closely to let you know whether or...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:30 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — Shootings and other traumatic events involving children are not rare events, but there's a startling lack of scientific evidence on the best ways to help young survivors and witnesses heal, a government-funded analysis found....
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:06 AM
A team of golden retrievers made an 800-mile journey from the Chicago area to Newtown, Conn., over the weekend to comfort those affected by the recent school massacre.
Lutheran Church Charities deployed about 10 of the canines Saturday evening for...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 8:26 AM
A group of specially trained comfort dogs from the Chicago area are in Newtown, Connecticut helping residents cope with the school shootings tragedy.
The dogs vistied a makeshift memorial and a church on Sunday.
They will be at after school activities...