Mark Rohr

Neighborhoods are flattened and buildings are on fire after a mile-wide tornado moved through the Oklahoma City area Monday, May 20, 2013. (Credit: CBS News)

Joplin Police, Firefighters Head to Oklahoma

The team consists of about a dozen police and firefighters. It will conduct a needs assessment and help determine areas in which Moore needs further assistance.

05/21/2013

2010 BamaJam Music & Arts Festival - Day 2

Travis Tritt Pulls Out Of Joplin Concert Amid Controversy

Tritt’s withdrawal followed an outpouring of anger after a Joplin Globe story reported money from a disaster relief fund was being used as seed money to pay the costs of the concert.

09/12/2011

Getty/Benjamin Krain

Joplin Death Toll Overstated

City official says number is 139, not 142.

05/28/2011

Pallbearers carry the casket of Raymond Chew, Sr, 66, during his funeral after he died from injuries sustained in the May 22 tornado that hit Joplin, MO.  May 28, 2011 in Seneca, Missouri (Getty/Joe Raedle)

Deadliest Year for Tornadoes Since 1950

Joplin’s was deadliest single U.S. twister in more than six decades.

05/28/2011

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