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Thursday
Nov082012

Guatemala: Dozens Killed After 7.4 Magnitude Earthquake

JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- At least 48 people have been confirmed dead with about a hundred others missing after a major earthquake in Guatemala.

The magnitude 7.4 quake struck near the Mexico border, and triggered several landslides.

Dozens of buildings have collapsed.

Rescuers are combing through rubble, hoping to find more survivors.

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