• Typhoon survivors queue up to get a chance to board a C-130 military transport plane Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Tacloban, central Philippines.

    Thousands of typhoon survivors in the Philippines swarmed the airport seeking a flight out, but only a few hundred made it, leaving behind a shattered, rain-lashed city short of food and water.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 12, 2013, 2:37 AM EST