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Toll from deadly weather increases to 16 in three states
Toll from deadly weather increases to 16 in three states

VILONIA, Arkansas -- Rescuers continued to move through parts of Arkansas on Monday seeking survivors of a deadly tornado that tore through the region, killing at least 16 in three states and injuring dozens. [Updated, 10:27 a.m. PDT April 28: The hardest-hit area was in Vilonia, outside of Little Rock, where houses were destroyed and vehicles upended. Arkansas officials initially estimated that 16 people had been killed, but revised that number to 14.  At least one person was killed in Oklahoma and officials in Iowa reported one person had died because of the weather, bringing the region's death toll to 16.] “I wouldn’t be surprised if it is one of the most...

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