Thu February 24, 2011
The Two-Way

'Hopes Are Fading' For Those Still Missing After New Zealand's Earthquake

The confirmed number of deaths from Tuesday's 6.3 magnitude earthquake in New Zealand is now 98, but The New Zealand Herald cautions that the number of missing stands at 226 and "hopes of finding survivors in the rubble of quake-ravaged Christchurch are fading."

The Associated Press makes the same point in this video report: Copyright 2011 National Public Radio. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.