Typhoon-struck Philippine city holds first mass burial

Nov 14, 2013

Typhoon-struck Philippine city holds first mass burial

Workers in this typhoon-shattered city buried 100 of its thousands of dead in a hillside mass burial Thursday as desperately needed aid began to reach some of the half-million people displaced by the disaster. Dozens more bodies were lined up in bags outside Tacloban ...

Deadly crush as Filipinos try to flee typhoon nightmare

Nov 13, 2013

Deadly crush as Filipinos try to flee typhoon nightmare

Thousands of people jostled and begged for seats Wednesday on scarce flights out of a Philippine city demolished by a super typhoon, as authorities struggled to dispose of bodies and faced anger at the slow arrival of aid turned deadly. Corpses putrefying in the ...