2013: Year in Focus
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A general view of a tornado ravaged neighborhood ahead of a U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to the area on May 26, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. The tornado of EF5 strength and two miles wide touched down May 20 killing at least 24 people and leaving behind extensive damage to homes and businesses. U.S. President Barack Obama promised federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts.