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August 7th, 2012
At Least 14 Killed as Manila Suffers Worst Flood in Three Years

At least 14 people were killed as floodwaters swept across the main Philippine island of Luzon, paralyzing Manila and forcing 130,000 to flee their homes. Floods caused by torrential rains spread across about 50 percent of metro Manila, an area half the size of Los Angeles, Jean Navarez from the state weather bureau said today. Civil defense chief Benito Ramos said the storm may cause as much damage as Typhoon Ketsana, which killed more than 400 people when it flooded Manila and parts of Luzon in 2009. Read More