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The gathering storm: Tracing the trail of Joplin’s killer tornado

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  • What does Joplin look like five years after the EF5 tornado?

    Joplin was hit by a massive EF5 tornado that killed 161 people, injured 1,000, and destroyed 7,500 homes and business on May 22, 2011.Take a look at what Joplin looks like now -- five years later.