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5.5 magnitude earthquake rattles central Italy, shaking historic palazzi in Rome

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 rattled a broad swath of central Italy, including Rome, on Wednesday, just two months after a powerful temblor toppled villages, killing nearly 300 people.

8.7-magnitude earthquake off Sumatra

An 8.7-magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia 434 km southwest of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia.