Quake aftermath: Death toll hits 708 as rescue ramps up
Published 03/01/2010, The Jamestown Sun
Heroism and banditry mingled on Chile’s shattered streets Sunday as rescuers braved aftershocks digging for survivors and the government sent soldiers and ordered a nighttime curfew to quell looting. The death toll climbed to 708 in one of the biggest earthquakes in centuries.Word count: 1171
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