The death toll from a tropical storm that swept through the central Philippines before heading toward Vietnam has risen to at least 24 with six people missing, officials said Saturday. Additional reports of casualties were received by the Office of...
The death toll from Typhoon Son-Tinh in the Philippines rose sharply to 24 Saturday as casualty reports from isolated central islands and the far-flung south flooded in, the government said. Drowning and landslides were given as the cause of 11...
Deadly tropical storm Son-Tinh batters Philippines Tropical storm Son-Tinh is forecast to strengthen into a typhoon as it moves towards Vietnam At least 24 people have been killed as a result of tropical storm Son-Tinh in the Philippines, the...
Half of the fatalities were drowning victims of floods that hit the central and southern Philippines, the agency reported. (AP)