This aerial photo shows the historical part of the town of Amatrice, central Italy, after an earthquake, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The magnitude 6 quake struck was felt across a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome where residents of the capital felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks.
This aerial photo shows the historical part of the town of Amatrice, central Italy, after an earthquake, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The magnitude 6 quake struck was felt across a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome where residents of the capital felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks. Gregorio Borgia AP
This aerial photo shows the historical part of the town of Amatrice, central Italy, after an earthquake, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The magnitude 6 quake struck was felt across a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome where residents of the capital felt a long swaying followed by aftershocks. Gregorio Borgia AP
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August 24, 2016 08:23 AM

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