Week in Photos: Bear vs. Moose, L.A. Fires, Oodles of Nudes, More

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Greensburg, Kansas, May 8, 2007—Judy Smith embraces her cat, Pawsh, which she found under the rubble of her home in Greensburg, Kansas, on May 8.

A furious F-5 tornado—which hit speeds of 205 miles (329 kilometers) an hour and stretched 1.5 miles (about 2.4 kilometers) wide—all but obliterated the farm town of 1,400. At least 11 people died in the disaster.

F5 tornados cause the most damage of any recorded twisters and can reach speeds of up to 318 miles (511 kilometers) an hour—strong enough to lift and carry entire houses.

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—Photograph by Charlie Riedel/AP Photo
 
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