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China Evacuates Thousands Ahead of Typhoon Chan-hom

Chinese authorities have evacuated tens of thousands of people, canceled scores of trains and flights and shuttered seaside resorts as a super-typhoon with wind gusts up to 200 kph (125 mph) heads toward the southeastern coast. China's national weather service said super Typhoon Chan-hom is expected to make landfall by early Saturday at the eastern province of Zhejiang, and has issued its highest-level alert. Zhejiang's Civil Affairs Bureau said nearly 60,000 people were...

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