THE WORLDPOST
11/14/2013 02:00 pm ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

CORRECTION: Report That Typhoon Haiyan Death Toll Rose To 4,460 Was Incorrect, AP Says

ASSOCIATED PRESS

On Thursday, the Associated Press corrected a report that had claimed the official death toll of Typhoon Haiyan had nearly doubled to 4,460 people. The news agency clarified that the 4,460 figure released by the U.N. referred to evacuation centers instead of fatalities.

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