Earthquake rocks Washington area

Associated Press
The Rocca Estense damaged by the quake is seen in San Felice Panaro, northern Italy, Sunday, May 20, 2012. A magnitude-6.0 earthquake shook northern Italy early Sunday. The quake struck at 4:04 a.m. Sunday between Modena and Mantova, about 35 kilometers (22 miles) north-northwest of Bologna at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said. (AP Photo/Marco Vasini)

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A 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered in Virginia shook much of Washington, D.C., and was felt as far north as New York City. (AP)

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