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Scenes of 'Total Devastation' Reported After Philippines Super Typhoon

The Philippine Red Cross says a super typhoon that plowed through the center of the country on Friday may have killed more than 1,200 people.   The official death toll released by the Philippine government on Saturday was 138, but President Benigno Aquino said he believes "there will be substantially more casualties."   Philippine Red Cross secretary general Gwendolyn Pang said her organization estimates that at least 1,000 people were killed on Leyte island with...

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