Tornado

‘I Want Them to Answer for This:’ Families of Amazon Workers Killed in Tornado Speak Out Against Company

E-commerce giant Amazon is reportedly facing criticism and scrutiny by the families of workers killed and injured when an Illinois warehouse collapsed during a tornado over its safety policies.  The building collapse killed at least six Amazon employees, with the sister of one casualty saying: “I want them to answer for this, I want this to be a starting point of places taking the lives of their employees seriously and treating them as more than a number.”

The Associated Press

PHOTOS: Texas Tornado Leaves 3 Dead, Dozens Injured

POLK COUNTY, Texas — A killer tornado ripped through the lakefront community of Onalaska Wednesday night, leaving a trail of destruction that stretched for miles. By morning, Polk County officials reported three deaths, dozens of injuries, and the devastation of multiple neighborhoods.

A young boy stares out the window of one of the only rooms left in his home after a deadly tornado tore it apart. (Photo: Lana Shadwick/Breitbart Texas)