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May 24th, 2013
10:27 AM ET

The race is on to turn Jersey Shore into a summer paradise – CNN's Poppy Harlow reports

Memorial day brings the unofficial start to summer and many businesses on the sandy-battered east coast are still recovering.

In a new triple-a poll, 79% of travelers say the storm has not changed their summer plans.

69% say they'll spend the same or more time at the Jersey Shore.

– CNN's Poppy Harlow reports

Filed under: Hurricane Sandy • Weather
May 21st, 2013
10:30 AM ET

Storm chasers capture haunting footage from Tornado that hit Moore, Oklahoma

Basehunters Chasing captures haunting video from the Tornado that caused mass destruction in the town of Moore, Oklahoma. Storm chasers Colt Forney and Lauren Hill are on 'Early Start' talking with Chris Cuomo about this devastating tornado they captured on video.

Filed under: Oklahoma • storm • Tornado • Weather
May 21st, 2013
09:49 AM ET

Tornado hits in Moore, Oklahoma: Dozens killed, rescue and recovery efforts underway CNN's George Howell Reports

 CNN's George Howell with the latest on the dozens killed and the rescue and recovery efforts that are underway.


READ MORE: 51 killed in mammoth Oklahoma tornado; 40 more bodies expected

Filed under: Oklahoma • storm • Weather
May 21st, 2013
09:44 AM ET

Students unaccounted for after tornado hits 2 elementary schools: CNN's Pamela Brown reports

CNN's Pamela Brown reports on the two elementary schools hit by a devastating tornado in Moore, Oklahoma. The school in the direct path of the storm was Plaza Towers Elementary School. About 75 students and staff members were hunkered down in Plaza Towers when the tornado struck.

READ MORE: 51 killed in mammoth Oklahoma tornado; 40 more bodies expected

Filed under: Oklahoma • storm • Tornado • Weather
May 21st, 2013
09:32 AM ET

Tornado hits Moore Medical Center: CNN's Nick Valencia Reports

CNN's Nick Valencia discusses the Moore Medical Center which was 'reduced to rubble,' following the deadly tornado that tore through the town of Moore, Oklahoma on Monday evening.  All patients and hospital staff were moved to the basement of the building, and no tornado related injuries occurred.

READ MORE: 51 killed in mammoth Oklahoma tornado; 40 more bodies expected

Filed under: Oklahoma • storm • Tornado • Weather
May 20th, 2013
12:05 PM ET

Storm Chasers Brandon Sullivan and Brett Wright shot terrifying footage of tornadoes in Oklahoma

Brandon Sullivan and Brett Wright are storm chasers from TornadoTitans.com. The pair shot terrifying footage of tornados in central Oklahoma.

Brandon and Brett share their footage with John Berman and Zoraida Sambolin on 'Early Start.'


Filed under: Tornado • Weather
May 20th, 2013
10:07 AM ET

Tornadoes Devastate Midwest: At least 4 Tornadoes touchdown in Kansas

Randy Duncan is talking with Zoraida Sambolin on 'Early Start'. He is the director of emergency management for Sedwick County in Kansas. Sedgwick County faced at least 4 tornadoes.

Duncan reports that the county saw 'no fatalities,' and no major injuries. He reports that about 22 structures were damaged.

Filed under: Tornado • Weather
May 17th, 2013
09:30 AM ET

National Weather Service says at least 16 tornadoes touched down in Texas – Victor Blackwell reports

People in the neighborhoods hardest hit by tornadoes in Texas are not being allowed back to survey the damage this morning. Resident Ronna Cotten said she was told that she can't re-enter her subdivision to "check to see if we have any belongings left" for at least two days, maybe as many as seven.

The National Weather Service says at least 16 tornadoes touched down and those who have seen the scope of the damage firsthand say it is surreal and extensive. This morning Victor Blackwell has the latest on the aftermath and the missing from Granbury, Texas.

READ MORE: 7 still missing from deadly Texas tornadoes

Filed under: Tornado • Weather
May 16th, 2013
09:56 AM ET

At Least 10 Tornadoes touch down in Texas: CNN's Victor Blackwell Reports

Wednesday evening at least 10 tornadoes touched down in North Texas.  Six people are reported dead, and dozens more are injured.  It is estimated that about 120 homes were damaged.

Read More: Tornadoes hit North Texas; 6 dead, dozens injured

Filed under: Tornado • Weather
March 28th, 2013
06:14 AM ET

Massive landslide threatens homes on Whidbey Island in Washington state – Dan Simon reports


A massive landslide in Washington has destroyed one home and threatens more than a dozen others, an official and CNN affiliates in the Seattle area reported Wednesday.

One home has only about 10 feet of its backyard left after the slide on Whidbey Island, north of Seattle, CNN affiliate KIRO reported. That home's resident was able to escape, said Ed Hartin, fire chief at Central Whidbey Island Fire and Rescue.

No injuries have been reported.

The landslide cut access to 17 homes, and residents have been taken out by boat, Hartin said. Others area homes also were evacuated.

READ MORE: Massive landslide threatens Washington state homes

Filed under: Landslide • Weather
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