Typhoon Haiyan: Two days after typhoon Haiyan, one of the world's most powerful typhoons, slammed into the Philippines, as many as 10,000 people are believed to have died in a single city.
Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan, the strongest storm of the year, is forcing millions to evacuate, cutting power and phone lines, and grounding air and sea transport in the central Philippines.
Typhoon Haiyan is strengthening as it approaches the Philippines, with wind gusts of 162 mph, the equivalent of a Cat. 5 hurricane. Typhoon Haiyan is the strongest tropical cyclone in the world this year.
A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck off the Philippines coast, causing one fatality. The earthquake knocked out power in some towns, but only triggered a small tsunami.
A 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the Philippines Friday destroying roads and bridges. A tsunami alert for Asia and Hawaii has been scaled back to just the Philippines and Indonesia.