5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts

A powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, generating a nearly 16-foot wave, prompting the evacuation of about 1 million people and triggering tsunami advisories as far away as California. Authorities reported at least five deaths. The quake hit Wednesday night with its epicenter 46 kilometers (29 miles) west of Illapel, according to the U.S. Geological Survey… Read More 5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts