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At Least 21 Dead in Philippines Typhoon

The Philippine Red Cross said at least 21 people have been killed since a powerful typhoon hit the island nation. Red Cross Secretary-General Gwendolyn Pang said Monday that at least 18 of the victims died on the eastern island of Samar where Typhoon Hagupit made landfall late Saturday. The latest death toll came as the capital, Manila, braced for the arrival of the storm Tuesday as it continues to slowly move through the Philippines. Schools have been suspended, the stock market is...

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