Philippine floods death toll jumps to nearly 1,500

The death toll from flash floods that swept away entire villages in the southern Philippines climbed to nearly 1,500 on Tuesday.

1,000 missing in Philippine floods: Government

More than 1,000 people remain missing in the Philippines after devastating floods.

Philippine floods: President visits disaster zone

Philippines President Benigno Aquino is visiting parts of the country which have been devastated by deadly storms.

More than 700 dead in Philippine floods: Red Cross

The Philippine Red Cross raised
the death toll to more than 700
as ravaged cities prepared for mass burials.

Philippine floods: Schools reopen, homeless remain

Students carrying mud-stained books returned to some schools on Monday for the first time since deadly floods submerged the Philippine capital, but survivors lingered in hallways with nowhere else to go.