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  • A year later, Mexico pauses to remember deadly quake: 'I dreaded even thinking of this day'

    1 month ago - By LA Times

    Olga Matamoros recalls running out of her swaying apartment building, certain that the six-story structure would collapse before she reached safety. “When I got outside I saw a disaster: Dust everywhere, the building in ruins, and I unable to move,” said Matamoros, 65, sobbing at the recollection...
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  • Mexico commemorates victims of deadly quakes

    1 month ago - By LA Times

    Mexico on Wednesday commemorated victims of two deadly Sept. 19 earthquakes, one in 1985 that left at least 9,500 dead and another just last year that killed more than 360. Victims' relatives gathered at the site of a seven-story downtown office building that collapsed in last year's magnitude...
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