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People stand in front of earthquake-damaged buildings Sunday in Pelluhue, about 200 miles southwest of Santiago. An 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck early Saturday in central Chile. (AP Photo/Roberto Candia)

Chile quake death toll tops 700

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CONCEPCION, Chile -- Heroism and banditry mingled on Chile's shattered streets Sunday as rescuers braved aftershocks digging for survivors and the government sent soldiers and ordered a nighttime curfew to quell looting. The death toll climbed to 708 in one of the biggest earthquakes in centuries.


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