MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Rescuers in the central Philippines are using picks and shovels to try to dig out dozens of people trapped under homes collapsed by a 6.8-magnitude quake that also set off landslides.
At least 13 people have been killed and 40 are believed missing, mostly in a mountain village in Negros Oriental province. Some of the dead were students at a college and an elementary school.
Others died in a town market that collapsed. Some 100 people were injured.
Army troops and police have been sent to the area to help in the rescue.