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WJLA, May 22, 2012

Joplin tornado: One year later

It was a year ago Tuesday that Joplin, Mo. was the site of one of the most devastating tornadoes in American history. The twister, which reports say stretched nearly a mile wide, killed 161 people.

Joplin Tornado

The EF-5 tornado bears down on Joplin about 6PM CDT May 22, 2011