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Empire State Building Lights Up For Philippines

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(KCEN) --- In support for those affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan, the Empire State Building has lit up in the Philippine national colors.

The iconic skyscraper displayed red, blue, yellow and white on both Friday and Saturday nights, to raise awareness of the need for donations and aid for the victims of the storm.

Over 10,000 people were initially feared killed by Haiyan, more than 3,000 have been confirmed dead by Philippine officials as of Friday. Hundreds of thousands more are displaced or without food, water or electricity.

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