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Earthquake Rattles Southwest China

The United States Geological Survey says that a magnitude 5.5 earthquake on the Richter Scale struck 32 miles from Dali City in the Yunnan province of southwest China at a depth of 20 miles.

Hundreds of homes collapsed, thousands were damaged and more than 20 people were injured, including three seriously.

The earthquake occurred 1:41 Sunday afternoon, local time.