PBS NewsHour

Thursday, April 28, 2011

04/28/2011 | 53m 57s

Over 280 people were killed in six states on Thursday when severe storms and tornadoes blasted through the south. Jeffrey Brown talks to Birmingham, Alabama Chief of Police A.C. Roper about the clean-up and rescue efforts. Also, President Obama shuffles his national security team and Rep. Gabriell Giffords travels to Florida in preparation for NASA's space shuttle launch./

Aired: 04/28/11

Expired: 05/28/11

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. …