Survivors assess damage from storms that killed 12

Yazoo City, Miss., residents remove debris from a tornado damaged home, Sunday, April 25, 2010. Many residents spent the better part of the day cleaning up and trying to salvage possessions in the homes and businesses damaged by the killer tornado. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

April 26, 2010 6:04:17 PM PDT
Some Mississippi residents cracked jokes Monday to keep from crying while they looked for salvageable items among the rubble left by severe storms that killed 12 people over the weekend.