May 26, 2011 More Midwest tornadoes cause injuries and damage; the Joplin tornado death toll rises to 125; wanted war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic reportedly arrested in Serbia; President Obama arrives in France
May 25, 2011 At least 13 people died in powerful storms that raked Arkansas, Kansas and Oklahoma yesterday; at least four powerful tornadoes touched down in Oklahoma.
May 24, 2011 Disaster officials in Joplin, Missouri say they've completed the first of four planned searches through wreckage left by Sunday night's tornado. Missouri state officials say the death toll in Jasper County is 117 people.
May 24, 2011 President Obama will visit Joplin, Missouri Sunday; tornado death toll at 116; nuclear fuel meltdown at Fukushima plant but material still contained; Chrysler will repay its debt to the U.S. government; Bob Dylan turns 70
May 23, 2011 St. John's Regional Medical Center evacuated its 183 patients Sunday night and triaged them at an undamaged hospital across the street. Hospital officials say they are still trying to track down patients who had been in the facility.
May 23, 2011 The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Jasper County, Mo, home to devastated Joplin, where at least 89 people perished in a late afternoon tornado yesterday. The Joplin Globe warns the storms could produce winds stronger than 60 miles per hour.