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Forecasters: Tornado hit Baltimore Amazon center, killing 2 (access required)

Officials confirm it was a tornado that ripped apart some of an Amazon distribution warehouse in Baltimore, killing two men who worked for outside employers. The National Weather Service reports the tornado Friday night packed winds peaking at around 105 mph  and ...

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No further injuries found after tornado hits Eastern Shore (access required)

STEVENSVILLE — Officials say they’ve completed house-to-house searches after a tornado touched down on Maryland’s Eastern Shore and didn’t find anyone trapped or in danger. Queen Anne’s County spokeswoman Elizabeth Malasky said by telephone Tuesday morning that officials didn’t find ...

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Weather service to survey Md., Del. storm damage

The National Weather Service crews will inspect damage around Maryland and Delaware after severe storms blew through the region. Meteorologist Brandon Peloquin says storm survey crews will visit several locations in central and southern Maryland on Tuesday to determine whether ...

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White House: Irene’s federal cost $1.5 billion

WASHINGTON — The White House estimated on Monday that Hurricane Irene will cost federal taxpayers $1.5 billion in disaster relief, further ballooning a government account that was already the focus of fresh partisan friction between President Barack Obama and Congress. ...

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Tornado leaves Joplin law office in shambles (access required)

You think you had a bad day at the office? From our sister paper, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, comes this photo of what used to be the law offices of Brad Barton in Joplin, Mo. Kudos to photographer Karen Elshout, who used her ...

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Red Cross to serve meals to Baltimore area tornado victims

BALTIMORE — The Red Cross will serve Thanksgiving meals to families affected by the tornado that hit northeast Baltimore and parts of Baltimore County last week. Volunteers will serve meals Thursday afternoon at Reginald F. Lewis High School, which is ...

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