• DEVASTATING: NBC weatherman Al Roker tweeted this aerial photo of Joplin, Mo., on Tuesday. A tornado swept through Joplin on Sunday killing at least 118 people, making it the deadliest single tornado since 1953, according to the National Weather Service. People can text the word "REDCROSS" to 90999 to make a $10 donation to the American Red Cross' relief efforts.


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