40 Tornados Hit Nine States Over Weekend Causing Multiple Deaths

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Historic tornados swarmed through the South and Midwest between Friday night and Saturday morning, killing at least 78. Deaths were reported in Illinois, Arkansas, Missouri, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Kentucky was the worst-hit state with at least 64 confirmed fatalities. Biden declared a state of emergency in Kentucky, ordering federal assistance to support the local response efforts.