124 Dead as More Tornadoes Head Towards Joplin, Missouri

The death toll from the monster tornado that struck Joplin, Mo., rose to at least 124 today, even as a new system of deadly storms moved across the Midwest. Two tornadoes passing through Oklahoma this evening left at least four people dead and destroyed dozens of houses, according to state and local officials. News of the storm system gave the search for survivors in Joplin new urgency. The storms are predicted to move into the Joplin area between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. tonight, according to...Full Story
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