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Typhoon Aid

Philippines May Need Over $5 Billion To Rebuild

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

MANILA, Nov 19 (Reuters) - The cost of rebuilding houses, schools, roads and bridges in typhoon-devastated central Philippines could reach 250 billi...

Tragic Photo Shows Plight Of Hungry Typhoon Survivors

Posted 11.18.2013 | World

More than a week after Typhoon Haiyan hit Asia, the Philippines is struggling to count and identify its dead, rebuild homes and cities and address sur...

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 ...

Typhoon Or No, China's Hospital Ship Is Staying Home

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Greg Torode HONG KONG, Nov 15 (Reuters) - While the navies of the United States and its allies rushed to the aid of the typhoon-hit...

LOOK: Tacloban Astrodome Proved Fickle Refuge For Typhoon Victims

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 11.14.2013 | World

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Close your eyes and hold your breath, and you could imagine you are in a normal sports stadium. You hear a ball bouncin...

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...

Is This The Best Humanity Can Do For The Philippines?

www.theatlantic.com | Posted 11.12.2013 | Impact

Now that a storm, perhaps the most powerful in recorded history, has struck the Philippines, with winds gusting to 170 mph, a storm surge exceeding 20...

Typhoon Haiyan Aid Trickles In As Survivors Plead For Help

AP | JIM GOMEZ and TODD PITMAN | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact

TACLOBAN, Philippines -- TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon-ravaged Philippine islands faced a daunting relief effort that had barely begun Monday...

NBA, NBPA Donate $250,000 To Typhoon Relief Efforts

AP | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA and NBA Players Association are donating $250,000 to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF in support of UNICEF's emergency r...

Air Drops Bring Aid To Typhoon-Isolated Japanese

AP | By ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 11.06.2011 | Impact

By ERIC TALMADGE, Associated Press TOKYO -- Helicopters ferried supplies Tuesday to thousands of people still cut off by Japan's worst storm in 28 ...