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China Quake Kills Thousands, Students Buried

Article: China Quake Kills Thousands, Students Buried

BEIJING, China, May 12, 2008 (ENS) – A massive earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 shook Wenchuan County in southwest China’s Sichuan Province at 2:28 pm Monday, said the State Seismological Bureau. More than 300 aftershocks were registered after the quake, which rocked skyscrapers in Shanghai, hundreds of miles away. The shocks were reported as…