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More than 40 dead as Kenya dam bursts after rains

More than 40 dead as Kenya dam bursts after rains

At least 41 people died after a dam burst in central Kenya, police said on Thursday, as residents described muddy waters ripping through their homes in what one survivor called "hell on earth".

Typhoon eases; Philippines braces for floods, mudslides

Typhoon eases; Philippines braces for floods, mudslides

A typhoon weakened as it cut across the Philippines on Monday after bringing down trees and power lines, and authorities warned of flash floods and mudslides although casualties were few with police reporting only two deaths.