Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Will Join the First Lady at State of the Union Speech

Two Boston Marathon bombing survivors will be joining First Lady Michelle Obama in her viewing box during the President’s State of the Union Speech on Tuesday.

Tim Samaras's Inspiration to Become a Storm Chaser: The Wizard of Oz

The deadly tornado that swept through Oklahoma Friday night – the second such disaster to strike the state in two weeks – claimed among its 13 victims three veteran storm chasers: Storm Chasers star Tim Samaras, 54, his son Paul Samaras, 24, and their colleague, Carl Young, 45.

Cat Rescued After Spending Six Days Under the Rubble in Oklahoma

Thanks to the efforts of a 13-year-old Boy Scout, what once was lost is now found in Moore, Okla.

Justin Hulme Rangel, who accompanied his Boy Scout troop from Texas to the site ravaged by a tornado on May 20, proved to be a savior for a couple whose cat Egor was presumed dead.

Rangel was searching through the remains of Geoff and Jo Humann’s home on May 26 when he came upon a litter box, and correctly guessed Egor may have hidden in it.

Miranda Lambert Breaks Down and Cries at Oklahoma Benefit Concert

The raw emotion in the wake of the deadly Oklahoma tornadoes was palpable Wednesday at a benefit concert in Oklahoma City, as Miranda Lambert broke down in tears and struggled to finish her song, “The House That Built Me.” (Watch her performance below.)

The singer, 29, halted several times and wiped away tears as she performed the poignant Grammy-winning track, dedicated the night of the event to the animals affected by the tornadoes.

Stories You're Talking About: The 5 Best Animal Rescue Photos from the Oklahoma Tornado

Amid the heartbreak, there was hope – thanks to some furry friends, and a few big-hearted humans.

Despite the devastation in Oklahoma Monday after a deadly tornado tore through the state, readers found joy in the heartfelt images of shell-shocked residents reuniting with their beloved pets, and shared the heartwarming pictures in droves. (See them all here.)

Carrie Underwood, Other Stars Give to Oklahoma Relief Efforts

Oklahoma’s star contingent is showing its love for the victims of the recent deadly tornado that killed 24 people and injured 240.

Among the many generous showbiz names is Carrie Underwood, who on Thursday announced a $1 million donation to the Red Cross from her “Blown Away” tour’s concert receipts.

The 5 Best Animal Rescue Photos from Oklahoma

Amid the death and destruction facing families left displaced by the tornado that struck several suburbs of Oklahoma on Monday, a handful of residents have been fortunate to return to the sites of their homes and come face-to-face with their furry friends.

Earlier in the week, Barbara Garcia was reunited with her missing dog during an on-camera interview, in which a member of the CBS News crew spotted her pup struggling to escape the debris.

Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Honor Oklahoma Disaster Victims on The Voice

Oklahoma native Blake Shelton drew on the comfort of his wife Miranda Lambert on The Voice Tuesday night as the couple opened the results show with a touching duet tribute to those affected by Monday’s devastating tornadoes.

Oklahoma Tornado Survivor Reunites with Missing Dog On-Camera

Amid all the rubble and wreckage caused by the Oklahoma tornado, Barbara Garcia stumbled upon a ray of hope.

Toby Keith: 'Moore is Strong and We Will Preserve' & More Reactions to Oklahoma Tornado

On Monday, a massive and devastating tornado ripped through the Oklahoma City suburbs, flattening neighborhoods and destroying buildings, including an elementary school. At least 24 lives were lost and the death toll is expected to rise.

As those affected by the tornado grieve and focus on rebuilding, social media sites were flooded with messages of support and ways for people to help.

Here’s what you had to say about the tragedy in Oklahoma: