Devastation in Oklahoma | NBC Southern California

Coverage of the deadly tornado that demolished homes and schools in Oklahoma on May 20.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 07:34 PM PDT

Okla. Victims Start Picking Up The Pieces After Deadly Tornado

Okla. Victims Start Picking Up The Pieces After Deadly Tornado

Devastated by Monday's massive tornado, the city of Moore, Okla., turned its focus to the cleanup process Wednesday. Volunteers from around the country, including Southern California, are helping those who lost...

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 01:30 PM PDT

Oklahoma Tornado Cleanup, Cost Tabulation Begins

Oklahoma Tornado Cleanup, Cost Tabulation Begins

Nearly 13,000 homes were damaged or destroyed in the Oklahoma tornado, officials said Wednesday as cleanup efforts began. NBC4's John Cadiz Klemack reports from Moore, OK.

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 05:17 AM PDT

Up to 13,000 Homes Damaged as Okla. Turns to Recovery

Up to 13,000 Homes Damaged as Okla. Turns to Recovery

The tornado that zeroed in on Moore, Okla., decimating two elementary schools and the local hospital also destroyed or damaged 12,000 to 13,000 homes, Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett said at a Wednesday...

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 09:15 AM PDT

Tornado Victims Face Wreckage as Cleanup Gets Underway

Tornado Victims Face Wreckage as Cleanup Gets Underway

As the scope of devastation becomes clear, residents of Moore, Oklahoma, are beginning to sort through the wreckage of their homes for any belongings they can salvage.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 12:12 PM PDT

Youngest Victims of Tornado Were 4 and 7 Months Old

Youngest Victims of Tornado Were 4 and 7 Months Old

The youngest victims of the tornado that leveled the Oklahoma City suburbs on Monday were two infant girls, four-month-old Case Futrell and seven-month-old Sydnee Vargys. old, according to the Okla.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 06:16 AM PDT

Courage Amid Chaos as Tornado Destroys School

Courage Amid Chaos as Tornado Destroys School

The powerful tornado that tore through Moore, Okla., on Monday hit hard Plaza Towers Elementary School, where children sheltered inside from the roaring gusts, even as the building began to come apart around...

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