Morning headlines: Monday, May 23

Updated

Here’s a look at stories we’re following right now. What are you reading this morning?

Dozens are feared dead after a deadly tornado rips through Joplin, Missouri. (Update: Authorities now say 89 are confirmed dead.)

Mitch Daniels is out, but Pawlenty is all in. Check out the video.

The president is in Ireland. He’ll be celebrating his own Irish roots and hopefully be tipping back a few pints.

If you’re in New York City, and you’re a smoker…you might wanna reconsider smoking in certain areas.

Did Paul Ryan leave the door open for a presidential bid?

Newt dropped by Face the Nation yesterday; he talked about Paul Ryan.

Morning headlines: Monday, May 23

Updated