Taiwan Typhoon

August 23, 2012 - 8:38 PM
Strong waves batter breakwaters from approaching Typhoon Tembin in the coastal village of Ilan, Taiwan, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. More than 1,000 residents were evacuated from mountainous areas of Taiwan as the typhoon approaches the island, threatening to dump rains that could unleash deadly landslides. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)