Official death toll reaches 1,744 in Philippines
Submerged cars sit in flood waters in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan on November 10, 2013 in Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The death toll following last Friday's devastating typhoon in the eastern Philippines stands at more than 1,700 people, but officials say more than 10,000 could be dead.
A few hundred people in the hardest-hit city of Tacloban have made it out of the area on two Philippine Air Force C-130s.
But those left behind are having to search for food, water and shelter.
The United Nations has released $25 million in emergency funds.