Tornadoes and hail threaten St. Louis, Minneapolis, Little Rock and other cities
By the CNN Wire Staff A house is left damaged after an aparent tornado hit on Saturday, April 14, in Thurman, Iowa. The National Weather Service received more than 88 reports by late Saturday of possible tornado touchdowns in Oklahoma, Kansas,
Baseball-sized hail was breaking windows and tearing siding off homes in northeast Nebraska, while tornadoes were spotted in Kansas and Oklahoma on Saturday as forecasters warned residents across the nation's midsection to brace for “life threatening”
Updated at 1:50 a.m. Sunday ET: A disaster emergency has been declared in Kansas are a severe storm system moving through the state spawned a number of strong tornadoes, causing damage in multiple counties.
Residents survey the damage Sunday morning Apr. 15, 2012, following a tornado that swept through the Oaklawn neighborhood in south Wichita overnight Saturday, Apr. 14, 2012. A tornado swept through south Wichita on Saturday, causing significant damage
Updated at 7:06 a.m. Sunday ET: At least five people have been killed in Oklahoma and a disaster emergency has been declared in Kansas after a severe storm system moving through the Midwest spawned a number of