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School board member Brian Huffman walks the halls surveying the damage to Louis County High school after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake in Mineral, Virginia Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Alexa Welch)

Earthquake rocks Washington area

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered in Virginia shook much of Washington, D.C., and was felt as far north as New York City. (AP)