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Philippines Typhoon 2013

A Year After Typhoon Haiyan, 3,000 People Are Still Homeless

Associated Press | Posted 11.11.2014 | Impact

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Four months after she lost her husband and home to Typhoon Haiyan's fury, Agnes Bacsal gave birth to their sixth child ...

After Typhoon Haiyan, a Story of Devastation and Resilience in the Philippines

Hunter Biden | Posted 02.19.2014 | Impact
Hunter Biden

The people of the Philippines are not defeated. During our trip, we learned a Filipino word -- Bayanihan -- that perfectly encapsulates what we witnessed among typhoon survivors. The word means a spirit of communal effort.

Philippine Police Banned From Making 'Selfies' In Typhoon Area

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.07.2014 | World

Philippine policemen taking part in relief operations after Super Typhoon Haiyan have been banned from posting "selfies" taken in the disaster zone, a...

WATCH: Mother And Daughter Reunite After Philippines Typhoon

Posted 12.03.2013 | World

Ines Olivier waited for nearly a week for news of her mother after her family's village in the Philippines was hit by Typhoon Haiyan. The storm th...

Return To Tacloban After Typhoon Haiyan Filled With Terror, Dread And A Little Hope

Kristina Carlota | Posted 01.26.2014 | World
Kristina Carlota

I spent my growing years in Tacloban City, my hometown by the sea. Part of me has always remained there, even after I left for college in the capital ...

Just 3 Pathologists Struggle To Identify Typhoon's Dead

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Maxim Duncan TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Three pathologists struggled on Monday to identify dozens of fast-decomposin...

Typhoon Relief Efforts Pick Up

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Stuart Grudgings and Aubrey Belford TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 15 (Reuters) - The death toll from one of the world's most powerful ...

Report That Typhoon Death Toll Nearly Doubled Was Incorrect

Posted 01.23.2014 | World

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. Th...

Here's Proof That Climate Change Is Unfair, Doesn't Care Who's At Fault

Posted 11.15.2013 | World

Six days after it was struck by one of the largest storms ever recorded, the Philippines is scrambling to get aid to hundreds of thousands of typhoon ...

Was The Philippines Ill-Prepared For A Monster Typhoon?

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Andrew R.C. Marshall TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Dead bodies clog the basement of the Tacloban City Convention Centre...

Before And After Photos Show Exactly Why The Philippines Needs Your Help After Haiyan

Posted 11.13.2013 | World

Aid continues to trickle into the Philippines as the island nation reels in the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan. Officials said Tuesday more than 1,700 ...

This Is How Big Typhoon Haiyan Really Was

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.12.2013 | World

Just how big was Typhoon Haiyan? On Monday, a map by the American Red Cross that claimed Typhoon Haiyan would've almost covered the entire contine...

U.S. And Britain Send Warships To Philippines

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Andrew R.C. Marshall and Manuel Mogato TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 12 (Reuters) - A U.S. aircraft carrier set sail for the Philippin...

Here's A Terrifying Glimpse Into Typhoon Haiyan

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.11.2013 | World

The devastating power of Typhoon Haiyan and the sheer horror felt by the people who lost so much in the disaster cannot be understated. This fright...

Typhoon Survivors Beg For Help

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Manuel Mogato and Roli Ng TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 11 (Reuters) - Dazed survivors begged for help and scavenged for food, water a...