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20 Killed in Philippines Earthquake

A strong earthquake has hit a popular tourist area in the central Philippines, killing at least 20 people and tearing down several historic buildings. The 7.2-magnitude quake struck early Tuesday, sending frightened residents and visitors rushing out of their homes and businesses. Sian Maynard , a freelance coordinator in Cebu City, tells VOA she was awoken by temblor, which was the strongest she has experienced. "I was sleeping in, and I felt my room shake and I saw that the books on ...

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