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China earthquake: Toll nears 600 amid flood fears

Rescue workers walk past debris of houses at an earthquake zone in Ludian county, Zhaotong, Yunnan province, on 5 August 2014. China earthquake: Toll nears 600 amid flood fears Almost 600 people are now known to have died in the earthquake that hit Yunnan province on Sunday, officials say. The 6.1-magnitude quake struck a mountainous area, destroying thousands of houses and triggering landslides. A total of 589 people were killed and nine were missing, China's Ministry of Civil Affairs said.

this brings back sad memories, my husband was hit in the head from an armoire that fell over during this quake and our neighbors cat was killed, ...northridge-earthquake-1994

The Newcastle Workers Club was hit hard in the 1989 earthquake. (Credit: City of Newcastle, N.S.W., Australia)