- At least 26 people are dead and dozens more are hurt after powerful storms and at least one tornado pummeled the southern United States Friday night.
- The confirmed tornado touched down in Mississippi, where the damage and death toll have been most severe. State agencies led the search for victims, and FEMA has arrived to help with the recovery.
- More than 32,000 homes and businesses in Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee were still without power Saturday afternoon, according to PowerOutage.us. Thousands more lost service before crews started making repairs.
- More severe weather, including hail, could be on tap for the region Sunday.
Want to help? Need assistance? Here’s how to give or receive help after the storms.