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Sun May 29, 2011
Around the Nation

Obama Visits Storm-Devastated Joplin, Mo.

On Sunday, President Barack Obama visits the tornado-ravaged city of Joplin, Mo. The death toll from last Sunday's tornado stands at 139, the deadliest tornado to hit the U.S. in more than 60 years. Host Liane Hansen talks with NPR's national political correspondent Mara Liasson.