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VIDEO: House collapses after earthquake strikes northern Italy

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A week after a deadly earthquake, northern Italy was struck again by a quake killing at least 16 people. Yesterday’s 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck at 9 a.m. local time. It has been reported that more than 40 aftershocks were felt during the night.¬†The earthquake that hit the region near the city of Bologna on May [...]

Six die in building collapse in southern Russia

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MOSCOW – Officials say at least six people have been killed and 12 were injured after a section of a nine-story apartment building in southern Russia collapsed following a natural gas explosion.¬†Anzhelika Barinova of Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry says another five people are missing after Monday’s explosion in Astrakhan, 1,300 kilometers (800 miles) southeast of [...]