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5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Peru, damages homes; no casualties

Peru lies on the so-called "Ring of Fire" -- an arc of fault lines that circles the Pacific Basin and is prone to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

Peru quake destroys 134 homes, injures dozens

Peruvian authorities said that 134
homes were destroyed and 103 people
injured during a 6.9-magnitude quake.