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  • A massive sinkhole opened up along a road in Oklahoma City after multiple tornadoes stuck the area on Friday, May 31, 2013.
  • More tornadoes hit the Oklahoma City area Friday, May 31, 2013, a week after the area was ravaged by twisters and storms.
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  • The tropical storm threatening Hawaii is snarling travel plans, cancelling and delaying flights in and out of Hawaii.
  • The tropical storm threatening Hawaii is snarling travel plans, cancelling flights in and out of Hawaii.
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  • A violent weather system that killed 13 people in Oklahoma and Arkansas is trekking toward the East Coast on Sunday.
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  • A violent weather system that killed 13 people in Oklahoma and Arkansas is trekking toward the East Coast on Sunday.
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  • A massive sinkhole opened up along a road in Oklahoma City after multiple tornadoes stuck the area on Friday, May 31, 2013.
  • Oklahoma City emergency officials are surveying damage on Saturday after violent tornadoes overnight killed nine people.
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  • Twin tornadoes rip through Oklahoma on Friday, May 31, 2013.
  • The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a mother and child were killed as tornadoes moved through Oklahoma City.
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  • Twin tornadoes rip through Oklahoma on Friday, May 31, 2013.
  • The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a mother and child were killed as tornadoes moved through Oklahoma City.
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  • President Obama vowed unwavering support for the city of Moore, Oklahoma in the wake of the devastating tornado.
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  • A band of thunderstorms in the Oklahoma City area is slowing cleanup operations over the tornado ravaged suburb.
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  • Rescue crews look at the damage area after a deadly tornado hit Moore, Okla., Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • The medical examiner has released the names of all 24 victims who lost their lives in the tornado that struck Moore, Okla.
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  • Officials say the tornado that battered Moore, Okla., tore through as many as 13,000 homes, multiple schools and a hospital.
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  • ABC7 Weathercaster Garth Kemp poses with two young donors who came out to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena to help the Red Cross raise funds for the victims of the Oklahoma tornado on Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
  • Californians came together in Pasadena and Anaheim to donate funds to the victims of the deadly Oklahoma tornado. See photos.
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  • Rescue crews look at the damage area after a deadly tornado hit Moore, Okla., Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • The search for survivors and the dead is nearly complete in Moore, Okla., a day after a tornado ripped through the suburb.
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  • Rescue crews look at the damage area after a deadly tornado hit Moore, Okla., Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • The search for survivors and the dead is nearly complete in Moore, Okla., a day after a tornado ripped through the suburb.
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  • A member of L.A. City Fires Urban Search-and-Rescue team trains with a canine on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
  • As rescuers in Oklahoma look through rubble and debris, local urban search-and-rescue teams are on standby.
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  • A member of L.A. City Fires Urban Search-and-Rescue team trains with a canine on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
  • As rescuers in Oklahoma look through rubble and debris, local urban search-and-rescue teams are on standby.
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  • A fire broke out following a tornado that struck a neighborhood in Moore, Okla., on Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • A tornado ripped through Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods. At least 51 people have been killed.
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  • Families reunite following a tornado that struck Moore, Okla., on Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • Worried parents reunited with their children following a deadly tornado that hit the city of Moore.
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  • Americas mid-section is bracing for another round of severe weather after dozens of tornadoes ravaged Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
  • America's heartland is bracing for another round of severe weather after dozens of tornadoes ravaged several states.
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  • KFOR helicopter video of the Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Okla.
  • Ten are confirmed dead after a tornado ripped through Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods.
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  • Americas mid-section is bracing for another round of severe weather after dozens of tornadoes ravaged Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
  • America's mid-section is bracing for another round of severe weather after tornadoes ravaged Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa.
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  • A fire broke out following a tornado that struck a neighborhood in Moore, Okla., on Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • Ten are confirmed dead after a tornado ripped through Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods.
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  • A fire broke out following a tornado that struck a neighborhood in Moore, Okla., on Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • A tornado ripped through Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening entire neighborhoods. At least 51 people have been killed.
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  • The massive tornado touches down and rips through the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore on Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • See raw video of the massive tornado that ripped through the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore on Monday.
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  • A survivor is carried out of the damage area after a deadly tornado hit Moore, Okla., Monday, May 20, 2013.
  • Search-and-rescue teams plan to go through the city of Moore, Okla., at least twice for any survivors or victims.
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  • Tornadoes ravaged portions of central Oklahoma on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
  • Tornadoes ravaged portions of central Oklahoma on Sunday, leaving a 79-year-old man dead out in the open.
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  • A string of powerful tornadoes slammed into North Texas on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, destroying hundreds of homes.
  • Crews searched through rubble for possibly trapped victims after tornadoes hit North Texas, killing at least 6 people.
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  • A string of powerful tornadoes slammed into North Texas on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, destroying hundreds of homes.
  • Crews searched through rubble for possibly trapped victims after tornadoes hit North Texas, killing at least 6 people.
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  • At least six people were killed and dozens of others injured when tornadoes slammed into two North Texas towns Wednesday.
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  • At least six people were killed and dozens of others injured when tornadoes slammed into two North Texas towns Wednesday.
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  • Various high-tech items recommended by experts to keep in an emergency kit are seen.
  • While you probably know what goes into a standard emergency kit, technology is taking preparedness to a whole new level.
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  • Various high-tech items recommended by experts to keep in an emergency kit are seen.
  • While you probably know what goes into a standard emergency kit, technology is taking preparedness to a whole new level.
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technology, app, iPhone, iPad, android, earthquake, extreme weather, save money / consumer news
  • Dr. Joel Geiderman, the co-director of emergency department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, talks with ABC7 health specialist Denise Dador in August 2012.
  • E.R. doctors say many people let their guard down in the heat. But when should you head to the E.R.?
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heat, extreme weather, health, healthy living, denise dador
  • The aftermath of the Buck Fire in Riverside County is seen on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012.
  • Firefighters in Riverside County said the Buck Fire burning east of Temecula is 60 percent contained as of Thursday morning.
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  • The aftermath of the Buck Fire in Riverside County is seen on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012.
  • Fire officials determined on Wednesday that the so-called Buck Fire in Riverside County was caused by lightning.
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  • Dr. Joel Geiderman, the co-director of emergency department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, talks with ABC7 health specialist Denise Dador in August 2012.
  • E.R. doctors say many people let their guard down in the heat. But when should you head to the E.R.?
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heat, extreme weather, health, health & food