Chinese state media say a series of earthquakes in southwestern China has killed at least 43 people and injured scores of others.
The official Xinhua news agency says the 5.7-magnitude quake and several subsequent tremors hit Yunnan and Guizhou provinces Friday, damaging about 40,000 homes in the area. At least 16 aftershocks have been reported.
Source: Voice of America . Read full article. (link)