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Typhoon Haiyan Death Toll

Typhoon Death Toll Rises Above 5,000

AP | OLIVER TEVES | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The death toll from one of the strongest typhoons on record has risen above 5,000 and is likely to climb further, althoug...

The Latest On Deaths, Damage After Typhoon Haiyan

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | World

Here are the latest casualty figures and damage reports from the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan, according to the national crisis management agency....

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...

Philippines President Under Pressure As U.S. Aircraft Carrier Arives

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Stuart Grudgings and Andrew R.C. Marshall TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Philippine President Benigno Aquino was under g...

After Disasters, Death Toll Difficult To Calculate

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In the chaos of natural disaster, tallying an accurate death toll is often difficult and sometimes not a priority. The a...

8 Crushed To Death In Post-Typhoon Scramble For Food

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Andrew R.C. Marshall and Stuart Grudgings TACLOBAN, Philippines, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Desperation gripped Philippine islands devastat...

2 Americans Died In Typhoon Haiyan

AP | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says two Americans have died in the typhoon tragedy in the Philippines. Spokeswoman Jen Psaki (SAH'-kee) say...

Death Toll After Typhoon Haiyan May Be Lower Than Feared

Posted 11.13.2013 | World

The president of the Philippines has said on Tuesday that the death toll from last week's killer typhoon may be lower than feared. Calling the wid...

LOOK: Aerial Photos Reveal Devastation In The Philippines

Posted 11.12.2013 | World

Thousands of images capturing the heartache and destruction of Typhoon Haiyan have poured out of the Philippines in the last five days, but few have c...

Snapshots From Philippines Typhoon Disaster Zone

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.12.2013 | World

-- Four days after Typhoon Haiyan devastated islands in the central Philippines, survivors are desperate for food and clamoring to be evacuated. Here...

Typhoon Response Highlights Philippines' Weak Infrastructure

AP | KELVIN CHAN and TERESA CEROJANO | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Under a reforming president, the Philippines emerged as a rising economic star in Asia but the trail of death and destruc...

LOOK: Typhoon Haiyan Devastation Continues (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Posted 11.12.2013 | World

Though Typhoon Haiyan has passed through the Philippines, the horrors are by no means over. Photos from the storm's aftermath depict an apocalyptic sc...

Typhoon Haiyan Death Toll Hits 942

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

TACLOBAN, Philippines — TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military says it has confirmed 942 people have died in the aftermath of Ty...

Red Cross: More Than 1,000 Feared Dead In Super Typhoon Haiyan

Reuters | Rosemarie Francisco and Jason Szep | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

MANILA, Nov 9 (Reuters) - The Philippine Red Cross estimated that more than 1,000 people were killed in the coastal city of Tacloban and at least 200 ...