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World's worst natural disasters

Published On: Aug 27 2011 10:11:27 PM CDT   Updated On: Nov 11 2013 09:05:15 AM CST

With up to 10,000 feared dead from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, take a look at some of the world's worst natural disasters.

Indian Ocean tsunami 2004
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On Dec. 26, 2004, when many tourists were celebrating the holidays, an undersea earthquake in the Indian Ocean triggered a series of devastating tsunamis that killed about 187,000 people. It is the worst tsunami on record.

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