Photos: Tornado Damage in Joplin, Missouri

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A massive tornado -- now believed to be the fourth deadliest on record -- ripped though Joplin, Missouri, on Sunday afternoon. At least 89 people have been reported dead in the storm's six-mile-long wake.

Our sister newspaper, the Dallas Observer, had a photographer on the scene, who returned with some astonishing images. For more photos, visit the Observer's complete slideshow: Tornado Damage at Joplin, Missouri.

For more photos, visit the complete slideshow: Tornado Damage at Joplin, Missouri.


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