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Deadly Storms Tear Through South
Tornadoes tear a path of destruction through six states in the South, leveling buildings, overturning cars and leaving nearly 300 dead.

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April 30, 2011: This is an aerial view of tornado damage as residents in Tuscaloosa, Ala., continue the process of cleaning up.

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April 30, 2011: An aerial view of tornado damage as residents in Tuscaloosa, Ala., continue the process of cleaning up.

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April 29: A tornado rips apart a road in Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: A home is destroyed by a tornado in Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: A home is destroyed by a tornado in Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: Remains of a home are shown after a tornado ripped through Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: A tree was ripped from its roots after a tornado tore through Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: A trailer is destroyed after a tornado touched down in Smithville, Miss.

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April 29: Debris is shown on the ground in Smithville, Miss., after a tornado tore through the town.

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April 28: Chris Hanenburg looks at the ramains of his sister's house in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: Calvin Thomas stands near where he pulled a dead body from the wreckage of a mobile home in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: This aerial photo shows the devastation of the Cedar Crest and Forest Lake neighborhoods in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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April 29: A tornado destroys a home in Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: A highway is littered with debris after a tornado touched down in Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: An overturned trailer is shown after a tornado touched down in Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: A tornado demolishes a home in Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: Bricks are ripped off from a home after a tornado struck Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: A tornado rips trees from the ground in Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: Debris is shown on the side of the road after a tornado tore through Meadowview, Va.

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April 29: A tree is overturned after a tornado roared through Meadowview, Va.

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April 28: Teacher Ginger Graham salvages books from a resource room at Plainview High School in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: Brothers Herschel Kilgore, left, and Norman Kilgore salvage can goods from their sister's home in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: David Martin looks at the wrecked remains of his bedroom in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: A recreational vehicle is overturned and flattened in Rainsville, Ala.

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April 28: Justin Nichols, 16, stands with an American flag recovered from the Church of the Covenant debris in Bartow County, Ga.

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April 28: Mary Abrams sits in what is left of her home in Rosedale Court after a tornado ripped through Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Wednesday. President Barack Obama said he would visit Alabama Friday to view damage and meet with the governor and families devastated by the storms.

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April 28: A resident drives his damaged car away after a tornado hits Tuscaloosa Wednesday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: Montgomery Ala., Fire Lt. Bill Savage looks for a missing child at the Rosedale Courts housing complex after a tornado struck Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Wednesday.

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April 28: An upside down tattered American flag covers a tornado destroyed vehicle in Phil Campbell, Ala. The tornado destroyed much of the small community and caused several deaths.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hits Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham yesterday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: Stephanie Macon finds a family photo while looking for belongings in the wreckage of a mobile home owned by her parents near Eclectic, Ala.

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April 28: An abandoned truck sits on top of wreckage after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham yesterday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hits Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham yesterday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: People walk with their belongings in the Alberta City neighborhood Thursday , 2011, after a Tornado struck Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Wednesday.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hits Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham yesterday afternoon.

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April 28: Billy Hughey sits in what is left of his living room floor which was destroyed by Wednesdays, tornado near Tanner, Ala.

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April 28: Emily Smith sits in front of what used to be her apartment after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham yesterday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: Heather Sanford, a University of Alabama student, looks for her belongings in what used to be the Arlington Square Apartments in the Alberta City neighborhood.

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April 28: John Boxmeyer climbs through the rubble of a home where he was helping friends recover belongings on in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The storm demolished a neighborhood near the University of Alabama campus.

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April 28: Vicki Wood searches through what is left of her daughter's home after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday afternoon.

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April 28: Mandy Coolidge collects photos from the debris after a tornado the day before hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham, Ala.

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April 28: Devastation is left after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove, Ala., just west of downtown Birmingham Wednesday afternoon.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday afternoon.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday afternoon.

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April 28: Tiffany Wood walks through her backyard looking for belongings after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove just west of downtown Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday afternoon.

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April 28: Residents search through what is left of their homes after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove, Ala.

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April 28: Tiffany Wood stands on the doorstep of what is left of her home after a tornado hit a day earlier in Pleasant Grove, Ala.

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April 28: A vehicle sits damaged after a tornado hit Pleasant Grove, Ala.

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April 28: A tornado flattened Pleasant Grove, Ala., a subdivision of Mountain Grove.

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April 27: Judy Cook, who lost her Masters Drive home, is comforted by Chase Spradlin in Concord, Ala.

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April 27: Residents survey the damage to a home near Bond, Miss.

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April 27: Concrete steps lead to remains of a tornado demolished mobile home in Preston, Miss.

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April 27: John Segars' Heating and Air was destroyed in Concord, Ala. after a tornado ripped through parts of the town.

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April 27: A car lies overturned and buildings destroyed in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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April 27: The remains of Hill's Carpet Center in Concord Ala., are seen after a tornado ripped through parts of the town.

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April 27: Willie Hyde holds his granddaughter, 2-year-old Sierra Goldsmith, near where their house stood in Concord Ala.

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April 27: An injured person is removed from the Masters Drive area of Concord, Ala., after a tornado ripped through parts of the town.

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April 27: Michael Dunn is hugged by his mother Patricia Dunn as they stand in the road that lead to his house which was completely destroyed after a tornado touched down in Concord, Ala.

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April 27: Extensive damage is seen after a tornado ripped through parts of Concord, Ala.

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April 27: A tornado moves through Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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April 27: The Forest Lake neighborhood is completely destroyed in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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April 27: The East Webster High School in Cumberland, Miss., was partially destroyed by a tornado.

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April 27: Students view the storm damage at the East Webster High School in Cumberland, Miss.

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April 27: Debris is seen lying after a tornado hit the East Webster High School in Cumberland, Miss.

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April 27: A tornado damages the East Webster High School in Cumberland, Miss.

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April 27: Tornado damage is shown in Cumberland, Miss.

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April 27: Tornado damage is shown in Cumberland, Miss.

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Deadly Storms Tear Through South

Tornadoes tear a path of destruction through six states in the South, leveling buildings, overturning cars and leaving nearly 300 dead.

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