Reuters FYI: Floods in Philippines, massacre in Myanmar

January 23, 2014

Victims are pulled on inflatable tubes as they are evacuated from heavy flooding in the southern Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

Gallery: Brutal floods hit Philippines

Residents evacuated the island of Mindanao amid intense rain and flooding.

 

Washington town passes on puffs

Despite state-wide pot legalization, Olympia, Washington, has no love for the ganja.

 

Clear eyes, full hearts… can lose?

A television show that puts young kids through gridiron football drills is drawing controversy.

 

Smile! Fluoride helps white spots

Wearing braces is a bummer – but high-fluoride paste may help with some side effects.

 

Berlusconi: Back in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons

The former Italian prime minster is accused of corrupting witnesses in an underage sex trial.

 

More Muslim massacre claims in Myanmar

Rights groups say security forces killed 40 Rohingya Muslims, despite government claims to the contrary.

Ethnic Rohingya refugees from Myanmar are transported to a temporary shelter in Krueng Raya in Aceh Besar April 8, 2013. REUTERS/Junaidi Hanafiah

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