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Powerful earthquake hit central Italy/ six feared dead

A strong earthquake brought down buildings in mountainous central Italy early this morning, trapping residents and sending others fleeing into the streets, with at least six people believed killed. RTE news reported.

Five facts about the Olympics and Terrorism

Ahead of any Olympic event, there are always security concerns. The last two Summer and Winter Games took place in Britain and Russia, two countries that have been the target of terrorist plots in the past.