Tuesday, December 23, 2014   

Chile jolt ignites fires
(04-02 14:10)

Some houses in Iquique in Chile were on fire after an 8.2 magnitude offshore earthquake rattled the northern region. At least five are dead.
The quake struck at 8:46 pm local time at a depth of 10 kilometers from Iquique on Chile's northern coast, the United States Geological Survey said. The Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a warning.
   
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