A series of tornadoes in the southern US, killing at least 342 people, according to Associated Press. Rescuers continue to extract from the rubble dead bodies. Previously reported 318 dead.
unleashed on US hurricane was the most destructive to the country since 1932. During a trip to the affected States, President Barack Obama acknowledged that "never seen a larger disaster." The disaster occurred in the states of Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia, Virginia and Kentucky. Residents in many areas are still without electricity.