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Severe Weather Ill

A young boy takes a break from helping comb the rubble of Curt Zehr's home just outside Washington, Ill., on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. Zehr's wife and adult son took shelter in their basement as a tornado destroyed their farm house they were not injured. The tornado cut a path of destruction th…

November 17, 2013 10:04 pm
Severe Weather Ill

Severe Weather Ill

A news cameraman shoots video of the rubble of an auto parts store destroyed by a tornado in Washington, Ill., on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. Illinois State Police says everal people were inside at the time the tornado hit but all escaped uninjured. The tornado cut a path of destruction through W…

November 17, 2013 10:05 pm
Patrick Finley: Vacation becomes vocation for Dorados

Patrick Finley: Vacation becomes vocation for Dorados

Jim Luckow couldn't get the images of destruction out of his head.

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Pima County residents give cash, goods to Oklahoma tornado victims

Pima County residents contributed $7,500 in cash and filled four Sun Tran buses with more than 14,000 pounds of food, clothing, supplies and toys to help tornado victims in Moore, Okla.

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Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

A child calls to his father after being pulled from the rubble of Plaza Towers Elementary School after a tornado Monday in Moore, Okla.

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Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

A tornado roared through Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening neighborhoods, setting buildings on fire and landing a direct blow on an elementary school.

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Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Teachers carry children from Briarwood Elementary School after a tornado with winds of up to 200 mph damaged the school in south Oklahoma City.

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Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

An aerial photo of Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Okla., after a tornado destroyed the school, which had kindergarten through fourth grade.

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Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Parents become rescuers at flattened elementary school

Darkness fell on an Oklahoma City suburb gripped by a frantic search for pupils, teachers and staff members in an elementary school flattened by a tornado.

May 21, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson monsoon: Can tornadoes form in the desert?

Tucson monsoon: Can tornadoes form in the desert?

Do tornadoes occur in the desert? It may sound like a trick question, but the answer is yes. According to the Storm Prediction Center, Arizona has recorded more than 230 tornadoes since 1952. That means the state averages about four reported tornadoes each year.

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Study to assess impact of D-M program that hosts out-of-state and foreign jets

An Air National Guard program that brings foreign and out-of-state fighter jets to Tucson for combat training will be under a microscope in coming months as consultants review its impact on city neighborhoods.

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Heenes are ideal for TV, if parents don't go to jail

Heenes are ideal for TV, if parents don't go to jail

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October 21, 2009 12:00 am
'Zombieland' writers eye sequel, TV series

'Zombieland' writers eye sequel, TV series

A couple of Arizona-raised screenwriters are responsible for the flesh-eating flick, "Zombieland."

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EarthWeek: A diary of the planet

Greenhouse evidence

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Wind farms can trigger false weather warnings

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Wind farms have been blamed for disrupting the lives of birds, bats and, most recently, the land-bound sage grouse.

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