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    Parents of children killed when a tornado struck a Moore elementary school a year ago have filed tort claims against both the city and Moore Public Schools.

  • Jennifer Rogers, right, holds her baby Jack Nicolas Rogers as her husband, Nyle Rogers, left, works in his home office at their home in Edmond, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. Jack Nicolas Rogers was born Dec. 21, 2013. Jennifer Rogers is formerly Jennifer Doan, a Plaza Towers schoolteacher who was the subject of what became an iconic photograph of the Moore, Okla. tornado as firefighters are shown freeing a debris-covered Doan from the rubble of a collapsed wall. Doan was pregnant with Jack Nicolas at the time. Jack's middle name, Nicolas, is in memory of one of her students, who died in the tornado. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

    Teacher names son after student killed in tornado

    The school's wall collapsed onto Jennifer Doan Rogers as she desperately tried to protect her third-grade students as a tornado ripped through their Oklahoma community. The young teacher had laid one of her hands on Nicolas McCabe, a 9-year-old with an infectious grin.

  • Marvin Dixon, the grandfather of 8-year-old tornado victim Kyle Davis, glances down at a photo of his grandson while sitting for a portrait in the lobby of a funeral home where his grandson awaits burial, in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, May 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Youngest Oklahoma tornado victims remembered by kin

    Nine-year-old Sydney Angle was "everywhere at once" when she was out on the softball field. Kyle Davis, 8, was nicknamed "The Wall" because of his size and presence on the soccer field. JaNae Hornsby, also 9, was the life of the party.

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