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Strong 4.3 Magnitude Aftershock Hits Central Italy

Already suffering from the earthquake that shook the area Wednesday, a strong 4.3 magnitude aftershock hit the town of Amatrice in central Italy. The aftershock caused more damage to buildings and sent up plumes of smoke, instilling panic in the town.   Meanwhile, civil protection officials have revised the death toll from Wednesday’s 6.2-magnitude earthquake to 241, with 184 in Amatrice, 46 in Arqueta and 11 in Accumoli, the three hardest-hit towns, which are largely ruined....

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