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38 dead in Italy after hit by 6.2 magnitude Earthquake

38 dead in Italy  after hit by 6.2 magnitude EarthquakeAn apocalyptic earthquake in Italy destroyed a string of medieval towns and villages on Wednesday, trapping people beneath building debris and killing at least 38 persons with several others still missing. The 6.2 magnitude earthquake rattled the region overnight, reducing buildings to rubble and leaving most residents terrified and panicked. The epicentre of the quake was in Norcia in Umbria, about 105 miles north-east of Rome, while the hardest-hit towns reportedly were [...]