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Storm leaves 120 dead, 160 missing in southern Philippines

ZAMBOANGA, Philippines /December 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  A tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that swept away people and houses and set off landslides, reportedly leaving more than 120 people dead and 160 others missing, officials said. Most of the deaths from Tropical Storm Tembin were in the hard-hit provinces of Lanao … Continue reading Storm leaves 120 dead, 160 missing in southern Philippines

Storm leaves 75 dead, dozens missing in southern Philippines

ZAMBOANGA, Philippines  /December 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  A tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that swept away people and houses and set off landslides, leaving at least 75 people dead and 58 others missing, officials said Saturday. Most of the deaths from Tropical Storm Tembin were in the hard-hit provinces of Lanao … Continue reading Storm leaves 75 dead, dozens missing in southern Philippines