UPDATE: St. Louis airport reopens for some arriving flights

Saturday, April 23, 2011 | 12:40 p.m. CDT; updated 6:57 p.m. CDT, Saturday, April 23, 2011

ST. LOUIS — Debris from splintered homes covered the ground in neighborhoods around St. Louis, while toppled trees and overturned cars littered lawns and driveways. From the air, one home looked like a dollhouse that had had its roof lifted off. Looking down, the dining room table and other contents could be seen, damp in lingering rain.