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False Quake Alarm Terrifies Traumatized Coastal Residents in India

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False Quake Alarm Terrifies Traumatized Coastal Residents in India

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False Quake Alarm Terrifies Traumatized Coastal Residents in India

False Quake Alarm Terrifies Traumatized Coastal Residents in India

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Thousands of people along the tsunami-ravaged southeastern coast of India fled for higher ground when the Indian government warned that another tsunami might be on the way. It turned out to be a false alarm. Laura Womack reports.