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Earthquake survivor Eileen Rose Carabana cradles her two-day-old baby, James Lyndon, outside a hospital in Calape, Bohol province, central Philippines Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. Carabana, 19, and her mother were in their mountain village house when the 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippine island of Bohol. Moments later, she felt an unmistakable intense pain in her abdomen —Carabana was about to go into labor. She was one of five young mothers who have delivered in the town since the quake hit Bohol Island. (AP Photo/Kiko Rosario)

Giving birth in Philippine quake: ‘Push and pray’

CALAPE, Philippines (AP) — Eileen Rose Carabana and her mother were in their mountain village house when the 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippine island of Bohol. Moments later, she felt an unmistakable intense pain […]

10/17/2013

A private guard stands near the damaged Basilica of the Holy Child following a 7.2-magnitude earthquake that hit Cebu city in central Philippines and toppled the bell tower of the Philippines' oldest church Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. The tremor collapsed buildings, cracked roads and toppled the bell tower of the church Tuesday morning, causing multiple deaths across the central region and sending terrified residents into deadly stampedes. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Death toll in Philippines quake rising

CEBU, Philippines (AP) — The death toll from a 7.2-magnitude earthquake that struck the central Philippine island of Bohol on Tuesday rose to 93, as rescuers struggled to reach patients in a collapsed hospital. Centuries-old […]

10/15/2013