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Apartment Collapse in Turkey Kills 14

Twelve people were found alive Tuesday in the rubble of an 11-story apartment building that collapsed in central Turkey, killing at least 14 people. Eighteen people were found alived Monday. Officials say between 40 and 100 people may still be buried in the debris, a pile of concrete roughly two stories high. Rescuers called for silence over loudspeakers as they listened for signs of survivors. Gov. Ahmet Kayhan said voices were still being heard. “Therefore there is still hope of rescuing people,” Kayhan said. “Our friends are doing their best to rescue them.” Emergency workers and some officials suggested that poor construction was to blame for Monday’s disaster. The cause remains under investigation. Full Story

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