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Philippines Prepares for Typhoon, Evacuation

Authorities in the northern Philippines province of Aurora prepared to evacuate thousands of residents Friday, telling tourists to head home or bunker down before a typhoon hits northeastern coastal areas sometime over the Easter weekend. Typhoon Maysak was losing strength as it approached Aurora but was still expected to bring strong winds and dump heavy rains when it crosses northern areas of the main Luzon island on Sunday, the weather bureau said. About 10,000 foreign and Filipino...

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