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DISASTER IN THE PHILIPPINES: Still Waiting For More Aid

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TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) - It's apparently just as tough getting into the hardest hit areas in the Philippines in the wake of the killer typhoon as it is to get out.
    
There are medical supplies, pallets of water and food waiting to be delivered, but of the millions of victims, few have gotten any help yet. And of thousands who mobbed the airport in Tacloban, only a few hundred were able to board outbound planes.
    
Most residents of the hardest hit city of Tacloban  spent the night under pouring rain - either in the ruins of their homes or in the open along roadsides and damaged trees.
 

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    BENTON, Ky. (AP) - Police have released the names of the two students killed in a shooting at a Kentucky high school.    Kentucky State Police Commissioner Richard Sanders on Tuesday evening identified the dead students as Bailey Nicole Holt and Preston Ryan Cope. Both were 15 years old. 

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    KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - Thirty-eight-year-old John Wayne Holley is on his way to the Kootenai County Jail... again. Holley, of Hayden, Idaho was arrested Tuesday for driving a stolen vehicle out of Bonner County. This will be Holley's 34th time in the slammer since 2004. Deputies were alerted to Holley when they noticed a stolen black Subaru Outback in the parking lot of Holiday Gas Station on Prairie Ave. at Hwy 95.

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    Tuesday, January 23 2018 8:09 PM EST2018-01-24 01:09:22 GMT

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