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Earthquake Shakes Central Italy

6.6. magnitude earthquake rocks central Italy, bringing down buildings in numerous places across the area.
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Firefighters inspect cracks in a road in Norcia, central Italy, after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck central Italy, Oct. 30, 2016. Central Italy was hit by another powerful earthquake, toppling buildings that had recently withstood other major quakes and sending panicked residents back into the streets, but causing no immediate loss of life. 
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Firefighters inspect cracks in a road in Norcia, central Italy, after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck central Italy, Oct. 30, 2016. Central Italy was hit by another powerful earthquake, toppling buildings that had recently withstood other major quakes and sending panicked residents back into the streets, but causing no immediate loss of life. 

This handout TV grab released by Italian broadcast Sky Tg24 shows the destroyed basilica of Norcia after an 6.6 magnitude earthquake, Oct. 30, 2016.
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This handout TV grab released by Italian broadcast Sky Tg24 shows the destroyed basilica of Norcia after an 6.6 magnitude earthquake, Oct. 30, 2016.

A crack on the facade of the Papal basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura (Basilica of St. Paul outside the Walls) in Rome, Italy, Oct. 30, 2016. The basilica is closed to the public for security reasons,  fter a 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Norcia, 170km from Rome.
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A crack on the facade of the Papal basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura (Basilica of St. Paul outside the Walls) in Rome, Italy, Oct. 30, 2016. The basilica is closed to the public for security reasons,  fter a 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Norcia, 170km from Rome.

Firefighters and rescuers carry a woman on a wheelchair after the earthquake in Norcia, Oct. 30, 2016.
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Firefighters and rescuers carry a woman on a wheelchair after the earthquake in Norcia, Oct. 30, 2016.

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