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Slideshow: Deadly U.S. tornadoes

Traffic passes on Interstate 40 between destroyed businesses in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014. (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A debris trail, bottom, left when a tornado struck a Vilonia, Ark., neighborhood, leads from the rows of houses Monday, April 28, 2014. (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A storm-damaged convenience store, center, sits among rubble along U.S. Highway 64 in Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday.  (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A Highway Police car patrols a neighborhood in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014. (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A twisted power distribution line tower is crumpled on the ground near Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014 after a tornado struck the town late Sunday.  (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A tornado-damaged home awaits clean up and repairs after a Sunday tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014.  (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A home is covered by debris from a tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014.  (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A home damaged by a tornado stands without a roof in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
Two men stand in front of a destroyed house in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday.  (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
Homes and businesses are wrecked in downton Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014 after a tornado struck the town late Sunday.  (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A tornado's path is seen in an aerial photo made over Baxter Springs, Kan. (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A tornado's path is seen in an aerial photo made over Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A trail of debris, bottom, leads along the path of a tornado-devastated neighborhood in Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday.  (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
John Ward, an automobile and RV dealer, looks at damage to one of his trucks in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday, after a tornado struck. (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A man surveys the scene following a tornado touchdown in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday. A powerful storm system rumbled through the central and southern United States on Sunday, spawning several tornadoes, including one in a small northeastern Oklahoma city and another that carved a path of destruction through several northern suburbs of Little Rock, Ark.  (JAMES BRYANT / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
First responders, volunteers and firemen gather on Main Street in Quapaw, Okla., after a tornado struck the city on Sunday evening. (GARY CROW / TULSA WORLD / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Quapaw, Okla., residents survey the damage in a residential neighbourhood struck by a tornado on Sunday evening. (GARY CROW / TULSA WORLD / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Travel trailers and motor homes are piled on top of each other at Mayflower RV in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday, after a powerful storm system rumbled through the central and southern United States on Sunday, spawning tornadoes.  (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A man walks past a wrecked automobile and RV on Interstate 40 in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday. (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Twisted trees and power lines remain in a residential block near Military Avenue following a tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Sunday. (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A K-9 rescue unit walks along Military Street in Baxter Springs, Kan., as they survey the damage from Sunday's tornado. (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A police officer talks to people at 15th and Military following Sunday's tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan. (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Traffic passes on Interstate 40 between destroyed businesses in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A debris trail, bottom, left when a tornado struck a Vilonia, Ark., neighborhood, leads from the rows of houses Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A storm-damaged convenience store, center, sits among rubble along U.S. Highway 64 in Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A Highway Police car patrols a neighborhood in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A twisted power distribution line tower is crumpled on the ground near Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014 after a tornado struck the town late Sunday. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A tornado-damaged home awaits clean up and repairs after a Sunday tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A home is covered by debris from a tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A home damaged by a tornado stands without a roof in Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
Two men stand in front of a destroyed house in Mayflower, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
Homes and businesses are wrecked in downton Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014 after a tornado struck the town late Sunday. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
A tornado's path is seen in an aerial photo made over Baxter Springs, Kan. - (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A tornado's path is seen in an aerial photo made over Baxter Springs, Kan., Monday, April 28, 2014. - (Orlin Wagner / The Associated Press)
A trail of debris, bottom, leads along the path of a tornado-devastated neighborhood in Vilonia, Ark., Monday, April 28, 2014, after a tornado struck the town late Sunday. - (Danny Johnston / The Associated Press)
John Ward, an automobile and RV dealer, looks at damage to one of his trucks in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday, after a tornado struck. - (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A man surveys the scene following a tornado touchdown in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday. A powerful storm system rumbled through the central and southern United States on Sunday, spawning several tornadoes, including one in a small northeastern Oklahoma city and another that carved a path of destruction through several northern suburbs of Little Rock, Ark. - (JAMES BRYANT / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
First responders, volunteers and firemen gather on Main Street in Quapaw, Okla., after a tornado struck the city on Sunday evening. - (GARY CROW / TULSA WORLD / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Quapaw, Okla., residents survey the damage in a residential neighbourhood struck by a tornado on Sunday evening. - (GARY CROW / TULSA WORLD / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Travel trailers and motor homes are piled on top of each other at Mayflower RV in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday, after a powerful storm system rumbled through the central and southern United States on Sunday, spawning tornadoes. - (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A man walks past a wrecked automobile and RV on Interstate 40 in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday. - (DANNY JOHNSTON / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Twisted trees and power lines remain in a residential block near Military Avenue following a tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan., Sunday. - (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A K-9 rescue unit walks along Military Street in Baxter Springs, Kan., as they survey the damage from Sunday's tornado. - (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
A police officer talks to people at 15th and Military following Sunday's tornado in Baxter Springs, Kan. - (ROGER NOMER / THE JOPLIN GLOBE / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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