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Philippines Typhoon Death Toll Tops 5,000

The death toll from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has risen to more than 5,200, and officials say more than 1,600 people are still missing. The latest figures were released by Philippine officials Friday -- more than two weeks after Haiyan wiped out entire villages.  It was one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall. Officials say the death toll is likely to increase as reports continue coming in from those involved in rescue and retrieval operations. International...

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