Air Force Maj. Charles A. Ransom Died April 27, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 31, of Midlothian, Va., assigned to 83rd Network Operations Squadron, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va.; died April 27 in Kabul, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from gunfire from an Afghan military trainee.
Air Force MSgt Tara R. Brown, 33, of Deltona, Florida. Died April 27, 2011, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to Air Force Office of Special Investigations, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. Died of wounds sustained from small-arms fire when an Afghan military trainee turned his weapon on U.S. soldiers in a so-called Green-on-Blue incident in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Marine Cpl. Adam D. Jones Died April 27, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 29, of Germantown, Ohio; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died April 27 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
Video of four violent wedge tornadoes from different supercells in eastern Mississippi into Alabama, including the EF-5 that occurred near Philadelphia, Mississippi, as well as the birth of the Tuscaloosa tornado
Air Force Lt. Col. Frank D. Bryant Jr. Died April 27, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 37, of Knoxville, Tenn., assigned to 56th Operations Group, Luke Air Force Base, Ariz.; died April 27 in Kabul, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from gunfire from an Afghan military trainee.
Army Spc. Andrew E. Lara Died April 27, 2011 Serving During Operation New Dawn, 25, of Albany, Ore.; assigned to F Company, 145th Brigade Support Battalion, Oregon National Guard, based in Baker City, Ore.; died April 27 in Almahawil, Iraq, of wounds received in a noncombat incident.
Queen Sofia of Spain and King Juan Carlos I of Spain bid farewell to the Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani and Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser at El Pardo Palace on April 27, 2011 in Madrid, Spain.