JOPLIN, Mo.— The city of Joplin has sued a Texas- based company that it hired to help in recovery efforts from the devastating 2011 tornado, accusing it of fraud and seeking at least $1.5 million in damages. The lawsuit was filed Wednesday in Jasper County Circuit Court against Wallace Bajjali Development Partners and the company's two partners, one of whom filed...» Read More
The death toll is expected to rise, reports The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore, as the search continues for survivors after yesterday's devastating twister swept across the Midwest.
Our focus is on the urgent work of rescue, said President Obama commenting on efforts to provide relief for Oklahoma after a devastating Tornado destroyed neighborhoods, and left at least 51 people dead, 20 of them children. And, CNBC's John Harwood, reports on the clean-up efforts.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including an update on a deadly tornado to hit Oklahoma; the future of Jamie Dimon's role at JPMorgan; and Tim Cook's tax testimony on Capitol Hill.
The deadly twister stayed on the ground for nearly an hour yesterday, and now emergency teams are searching for survivors and working through miles of debris, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Gov. Mary Fallin, (R-OK), talks with CNBC's Jane Wells, about the ongoing efforts to find victims in the aftermath of yesterday's deadly tornado that left 51 people dead.
After yesterday's tornado activity, more are expected on Tuesday in Texas and Arkansas, reports Alex Wallace, The Weather Channel.
A monstrous storm flattened entire neighborhoods in the suburbs of Oklahoma City, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. And, Chuck Watson, Kinetic Analysis, provides early analysis on the damage.
The city of Moore, Oklahoma is in recovery mode after a deadly tornado left 51 people dead in its aftermath, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Rep. James Lankford, R-Okla., provides details of the damage and devastation left in the wake of a deadly tornado that ripped through his home state.
Forecasters are warning additional "large and devastating" tornadoes are possible today, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
At least 51 people have been killed by a tornado near Oklahoma city. Alex Wallis from the weather centre has the latest on its path.
Violent tornadoes are moving through Oklahoma, and there is widespread damage, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.
A massive F4, and possibly an F5, tornado cut through Oklahoma this afternoon, destroying schools and homes, and causing millions of dollars worth of damage.
There was little sign of spring across a large swath of the U.S. Midwest on Sunday as a powerful storm dumped heavy snow across a widespread area.
Baseball-sized hail was reported in northern Florida, along with possible tornadoes, while heavy snow in Colorado and Kansas delayed flights and shut down part of Interstate-70. A crash involving up to 50 vehicles closed part of Interstate-25 near Loveland, Colorado, north of Denver.
The Weather Channel's David Malkoff reports a monster winter storm is causing big problems for airports and travelers across the country.
The Weather Channel's Dave Malkoff reports from Indianapolis on a huge storm in the Midwest that's dumping snow and sleet as it makes its way towards the Northeast. (1:49)
A key Boeing supplier suffered damage from this weekend's tornado outbreak, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Flight cancellations at American Airlines continued Wednesday as the airline recovers from devastating tornadoes that swept through the Dallas area Tuesday. I reveal what's in my carry-on emergency travel kit for times I get stranded overnight without my luggage.
As many as a dozen twisters touched down in a wrecking-ball swath of violent weather that stretched across Dallas and Fort Worth Wednesday.