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Typhoon Bopha Philippines

Typhoon Bopha: Families Struggle to Recover

Caroline Gluck | Posted 02.18.2013 | World
Caroline Gluck

More than a thousand people have been killed in the destruction left by Typhoon Bopha in Mindanao, the southern island of the Philippines.

Typhoon Bopha -- Death Toll Rises

Caroline Gluck | Posted 02.12.2013 | World
Caroline Gluck

The death toll from Typhoon Bopha in the Philippines continues to rise; 906 people are now confirmed dead; with more than 900 missing.

Huge Challenges Lie Ahead for Typhoon-affected Communities in the Philippines

Caroline Gluck | Posted 02.10.2013 | World
Caroline Gluck

"Our main concern is livelihoods and how we are going to feed ourselves. I'm also very worried about how my children will be able to continue their education, as we have no money now."

Announcer Offends By Comparing Pacquiao KO to Tsunami

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.30.2013 | Sports

Boxing announcer Jim Lampley has been widely criticized after making an insensitive analogy in which he compared Juan Manuel Marquez's decisive punch ...

Experiencing Typhoon Bopha

Caroline Gluck | Posted 02.08.2013 | World
Caroline Gluck

"Everything that we worked to build up has been destroyed. If the village captain hadn't gathered everyone together during the typhoon, we probably wouldn't be here right now. Our homes have almost all been destroyed or washed away, except for a very few."

Death Toll From Philippine Typhoon Climbs Past 500

AP | BULLIT MARQUEZ | Posted 02.06.2013 | World

NEW BATAAN, Philippines — Rescuers were digging through mud and debris Friday to retrieve more bodies strewn across a farming valley in the sout...

Typhoon Claims More Than 350 Lives In Philippines

AP | BULLIT MARQUEZ | Posted 02.03.2013 | World

NEW BATAAN, Philippines -- A powerful typhoon that washed away emergency shelters, a military camp and possibly entire families in the southern Philip...

Typhoon Claims More Than 100 Lives In Philippines

AP | JIM GOMEZ | Posted 02.03.2013 | World

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The death toll from Typhoon Bhopa climbed to more than 100 people Wednesday, while scores of others remain missing in the ...