Tuesday, May 21 2013 9:20 PM EDT2013-05-22 01:20:17 GMT
Residents in tornado-stricken Moore, OK, await news on missing love ones Tuesday, a day after a massive tornado devastated the city, killing at least 51. Rescuers worked all night, with particular attentionMore >>
The tornado, with winds up to 200 mph, cut a 20-mile stretch as wide as two miles through the Oklahoma City metro area. The medical examiner's office reported 24 people died, including nine children. More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:36 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:36:49 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
Dozens of people have died after a second day of tornadoes twisted through Oklahoma, this time taking aim at the town of Moore, south of Oklahoma City.More >>
Friends and family said
goodbye Friday night to a member of the 180th Fighter Wing, Staff
Sergeant Krista Meeks-Jones.
Jones was an airman,
mother, and native of Whitehouse, Ohio. Those who knew her remember her as a
woman who was always happy and smiling.
There is still confusion
regarding Jones' death. She was found shot, dead insider her Fort Knox home.
Her husband, Army Specialist Christopher Meeks-Jones died from a gunshot wound,
as well. Authorities said the incident appears to have stemmed from a domestic
"Still can't believe that
this happened," said Jones' uncle Mark Dukett. "She's going to be well-missed
This was the first murder
on the Fort Knox base since 1993. Jones' two children were in the house at the
time of the shooting, but both were unharmed.
The news has been shocking
to the community, as well.
"I think it's very
difficult when a life is taken so abrupt we don't have a chance to actually
feel the entire impact," said Staff Sergeant Dayna Ellis, who knew Jones. "It'll
take time for everyone, I feel, to kind of move on."
Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield has taken to tweeting pictures of the cities of the world from the International Space Station. Can you name the city in each picture?More >>
Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield has taken to tweeting pictures of the cities of the world from the International Space Station. Can you name the city in each picture? Click to the next photo for each answer.More >>