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Modified: December 10, 2012 at 5:54 am •
Published: December 10, 2012
In this photo taken on Sunday Dec. 9, 2012, small-scale miners pan for gold by the riverside of Guijo River at Mawab township, Compostela Valley in southern Philippines.
The miners rushed to the river three days after Typhoon Bopha slammed Compostela Valley, a mining province. The number of people missing after a typhoon devastated the Philippines jumped to nearly 900 as nearly 400,000 people, mostly from Compostela Valley and nearby Davao Oriental province, have lost their homes. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)