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Typhoon Veers Toward Vietnam, China, After Wrecking Central Philippines

One of the fiercest typhoons ever recorded has devastated the central Philippines, leaving entire cities and towns in ruins and as many as 10,000 people dead. By early Monday, Typhoon Haiyan had veered to the northwest into the South China Sea, where it stalked northern Vietnam and southern China. The fast-moving storm slammed into Leyte Island from the east on Friday. By Sunday, as the scale of the destruction became clear, Philippine authorities said it is near certain the death toll...

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