Typhoon Utor slams China

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A Filipino man pedals his pedicab during a brief rainfall at Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. Powerful Typhoon Utor battered the northern Philippines on Monday, toppling power lines and dumping heavy rains across mountains, cities and food-growing plain. The storm killed at least one man in a landslide and left 45 fishermen missing. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

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Tens of thousands of people were evacuated as powerful Typhoon Utor thundered into southern China on Wednesday after shutting down the bustling Asian financial center of Hong Kong and sinking a cargo ship. (AP)

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