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Quake hits southern Chile, a year after huge one

A strong quake of 6.0 magnitude struck on Sunday about 23 miles south of Concepcion, Chile, at a depth of 10.4 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Full story

Chile earthquake shifted city 10 feet

   New GPS measurements show that the town of Concepcion, Chile, near the epicenter of last week's earthquake, shifted 10 feet to the West. The capital city of Santiago moved almost a foot. NBC's Brian Williams reports.

Chile military begins aid deliveries

Four days after a deadly earthquake, Chile's military finally launches a massive effort  to deliver food and other aid supplies to survivors. Full story

Lots of anger, some aid, in Chile disaster

Facing angry survivors who had little or no warning of the quake-triggered tsunami, Chile's government uses helicopters and boats to step up food aid as the death toll rose to nearly 800. Full story

Scramble to save trapped quake victims

   Three days after an 8.8-magnitude earthquake devastated the city of Concepcion, Chile, the race is on to rescue survivors trapped under rubble. TODAY’s Ann Curry reports.

Searches continue for survivors in Chile

   An 8.8 magnitude earthquake rocks Chile’s second-largest city, Concepcion, burying thousands of people alive. TODAY’s Ann Curry reports.

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  ‘Desperation is on the rise’ in hard-hit city

Amaro Gomez-Pablos of Chile’s TVN television network tells NBC’s Lester Holt what the conditions are like in Concepcion, just 56 miles southwest of the quake’s epicenter.

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Military personnel unload aid from a helicopter in Concepcion, Chile, on March 4, 2010. Chile said Thursday it was reviewing the official death toll of Saturday's massive quake and tsunami, which currently stands at 802, because in some places the missing were counted as dead. Reconstruction in Chil

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People sleep in front of their damaged home in Concepcion, Chile, Friday, March 5, 2010. Many survivors of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Chile's central coastal region last Feb. 27 are living on the open because their homes were damaged or for fear of aftershocks.