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Illinois tornado survivors dig out from the wreckage
Illinois tornado survivors dig out from the wreckage

WASHINGTON, Ill. — The tornado that leveled Beth and Dennis Doolans' home scattered their belongings like trash, a fate shared by many residents in the twisters' path. Sometime later and some 80 miles away, a photograph fluttered into a yard. It was one of the Doolans' favorites, taken on their 40th anniversary. A friend spotted it on a Facebook page for lost possessions and contacted the Doolans' daughter Monday. "There were tears of joy when I told them," said their daughter, Lisa Hoffman. The Doolans were among the survivors of a spate of twisters and thunderstorms that pummeled a broad swath of the Midwest on Sunday. Eight people were...

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