Joplin-Two Weeks Later

Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, neighborhoods remain in ruins in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, neighborhoods remain in ruins in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, curious onlookers get a closer look at a smashed car near the destroyed St. Johns Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.      UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, curious onlookers get a closer look at a smashed car near the destroyed St. Johns Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people,  a tractor trailer remains wrapped around a tree in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.     UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, a tractor trailer remains wrapped around a tree in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, machinery clears a destroyed home in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, machinery clears a destroyed home in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Two weeks after a devastating tornado that destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, cars are put to the curb with other debris for pick up in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado that destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, cars are put to the curb with other debris for pick up in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, neighborhoods remain in ruins in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt
Joplin, Missouri Two weeks after a devastating tornado destroyed thousands of homes and businesses and killed 145 people, neighborhoods remain in ruins in Joplin, Missouri on June 8, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt
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