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Rescuers continued a desperate hunt for any signs of life in the twisted rubble in the city of Christchurch, as New Zealand Prime Minister John Key declared the quake a national disaster and analysts estimated its cost at up to $12 billion.
Office workers trapped under their collapsed buildings sent messages to the outside as rescuers with dogs scrambled to save them and dozens of others following a powerful earthquake that killed at least 65 in one of New Zealand's largest cities.