Experts: Man, nature share typhoon tragedy blame

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nature and man together cooked up the disaster in the Philippines. “You end up with these kind of urban time bombs, where cities have doubled, tripled, quadrupled in size in 50 years” without good building standards, said Richard Olson, director of the Extreme Events Institute at Florida International University.

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