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  • People walk past a damaged house after a 7.4-magnitude earthquake, San Marcos, Guatemala, November 8, 2012.
  • Relatives attend a funeral service for the Vazquez family in San Cristobal Cucho, Guatemala, November 8, 2012.
  • Two men walk past damaged houses after a 7.4-magnitude earthquake on the streets of San Marcos, Guatemala, November 8, 2012.
  • Aurelia Lopez, right, comforts her 12-year-old son Alex Fuentes, in the emergency room of a public hospital in San Marcos, Guatemala, November 7, 2012.
  • Rescuers carry the body of one of the victims killed in a landslide after a 7.4-magnitude earthquake in El Recreo,Guatemala, November 7, 2012.

Guatemala Earthquake Kills Dozens

Published November 08, 2012

The death toll in Guatemala rose Wednesday as rescuers found more victims from a power earthquake.


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