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With Philippine authorities expecting a 'very high number' of deaths, the typhoon has hit close to home for Filipinos living in Southern California.
Officials said the "uneventful landing" happened shortly after an explosion. The balloon crashed at the corner of Vino Way and Calle Cabernet at about 7:44 a.m.
The number of children skipping vaccines has been rising, raising concerns about outbreaks of measles and other infections diseases.
They're asking the network to suspend or fire late-night talk host Jimmy Kimmel after he aired a skit they found offensive. In the skit, one boy says "kill everyone in China."
Presenters include Julia Roberts, Sean Penn, Sigourney Weaver and Chiwetel Ejiofor. The show will air on BBC America Sunday.
On his website, Emmerson released a statement that said "it's time for me to move on." He was set to be termed out in 2016.
Tacloban City, the hardest hit city, faced a 40-foot storm surge and gusts of wind at 200 mph. Cadavers lined the streets and scores of buildings were flattened.