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Death Toll In Philippines Now 4,460
The confirmed death toll in the Philippines from Typhoon Haiyan has taken a major jump. The U.N. says the Philippines' disaster agency now puts it at 4,460 confirmed dead.
President Obama calls the typhoon a ``heartbreaking reminder'' of the fragile nature of life.
Americans Killed In The Philippines Typhoon
The U.S. State Department is confirming at least two Americans are among hundreds killed in the Philippines typhoon. 
The Philippines' government count of the dead stood at over 17-hundred as of Tuesday but that number is expected to grow.