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Philippines: Manila US Embassy reopens after Typhoon Ruby

Philippines: Manila US Embassy reopens after Typhoon Ruby

By Tue, Dec 09, 2014 9:07AM UTC Comments Off Philippines: Manila US Embassy reopens after Typhoon Ruby

The Embassy of the United States in the Philippines announced it was reopening its offices Tuesday, a day after a weakened Typhoon Ruby hit Metro Manila....

Typhoon Ruby slams into eastern Philippines

By Sun, Dec 07, 2014 2:53PM UTC Comments Off Typhoon Ruby slams into eastern Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Hagupit has slammed into the eastern Philippines, where more than 650,000 people have fled to safety....

Philippines braces as Typhoon Ruby intensifies

By Fri, Dec 05, 2014 8:07AM UTC Comments Off Philippines braces as Typhoon Ruby intensifies

Typhoon Ruby, known internationally as Hagupit, has intensified as it entered the Philippine area of responsibility Thursday and is now packing maximum sustained winds of up to 280 kilometers per hour....

Approaching Philippines storm reawakens Haiyan nightmare

By Thu, Dec 04, 2014 4:37PM UTC Comments Off Approaching Philippines storm reawakens Haiyan nightmare

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Government forecasters say a powerful storm will likely slam into the same central Philippine region smothered by Typhoon Haiyan last year, prompting villagers to flee from coastal homes and sparking panic-buying of food, water and gasoline....

Philippines: Yolanda (Haiyan) victims brace for another big typhoon

By Thu, Dec 04, 2014 5:47AM UTC Comments Off Philippines: Yolanda (Haiyan) victims brace for another big typhoon

Fresh memories of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) are driving residents in central Philippines to the nearest grocery and convenience stores as they stock up ahead of another major typhoon following the destructive path of last year’s tragedy that killed more than 10,000 people....