Philippines Death Toll From Typhoon Bopha Tops 900

Typhoon Bopha

Typhoon Bopha killed more than 900 people and left almost 80,000 others homeless in the Philippines, the government said Thursday, a week and a half after the storm devastated large parts of the southeast Asian island nation.

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