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Super Typhoon Haiyan Slams Into Philippines, Setting Off Landslides And Killing 4

"MANILA, Philippines -- MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The strongest typhoon this year slammed into the Philippines on Friday, setting off landslides, knocking out power in several province and cutting communications in the country's central region of island provinces...

Close to 720,000 people had been evacuated from towns and villages in the typhoon's path across the central Philippines, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said. Among them were thousands of residents of Bohol who had been camped in tents and other makeshift shelters after a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit the island province last month..." http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/07/super-typhoon-haiya...

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First headline I click on

And there is a note to me in it. Thank you for posting this and thanks for your concerns. I missed this by not even a full week. Crazy. I was just at some of those places a few days ago..... I did make it back to Shanghai safely and soundly and I was all in love with the Philippines thinking I would move there next.... Idk, maybe I'll stay a bit more inland though.

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