Massive Earthquake Strikes Chile

The quake, measuring 8.3 on the Richter scale, results in 1 million people evacuated following a tsunami warning.
1:59 | 09/17/15

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We turn to that massive earthquake that struck Chile. 8.3 on the Richter scale triggering assume warning and 1 million people forced to evacuate and the death toll is climbing and ginger with the latest. The epicenter of this major earthquake is about 142 miles north-northwest of Santiago. It sends energy through the ocean. That's why we have tsunami advisories for not only the hawaiian islands but also parts of the southern California coast from ragged point, California, to about 45 miles southeast of Los Angeles. [ Sirens [. Reporter: This morning millions on edge in northern Chile, a powerful 8.3 magnitude earthquake rocking that nation killing at least eight. Tsunami advisories reaching as far as the U.S. Rescuers searching for those who might still be trapped. The quake rumbling off the country's northern coast, setting off panic, sending people running through the streets. Transformers igniting. Santiago's main airport evacuated. People gathering in groups outside afraid more structures could collapse. The quake throwing groceries from store shelves, swimming pools trump, in the conversation on foreign policy,nnedod. Even owaway question what the $1bill,he S owned it but Marco Rubio stood out becau he talked foreign policy with substance. This was one of his key moments. Becau yseou better be able to lead our country on the first our president could confront a national security dries cyst. Marco Rubio used his time to tell his story first and foremost. It's hard to figure out who a loser is when you have 11 people on the stage. What do you think? I think the loser was Donald Trump. He looked like a silent film star doing a the course of this debate.

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