A powerful earthquake has rocked Southern Japan with at least two people reported dead and multiple injuries after toppling buildings and disrupting power supplies. Officials fear more people could be trapped under collapsed buildings. About 16,000 homes were left without electricity and 38,000 without natural gas service.

Strong quake kills 2 injures 45 in Japan http://hosted2.ap.org/APDEFAULT/3d281c11a96b4ad082fe88aa0db04305/Article...

BBC News - Deadly earthquake topples houses in southern Japan http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-36045140

6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes Japan http://upi.com/6288335t via @upi

Japan earthquake kills 2, destroys 19 houses @CNN http://cnn.it/22x51xp

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