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Baby boy found alive in rubble of collapsed Russian apartment

Jan 02, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Labouring through subfreezing temperatures, Russian rescue workers were digging into a sprawling heap of jagged rubble from a collapsed apartment building when one heard the faintest sound.

It was the sound of life.

On Tuesday, to everyone's relief and surprise, they pulled a baby boy out of the rubble, alive, nearly 36 hours after the disaster that blew apart his home.

The building collapse in the Russian city of Magnitogorsk before dawn on Monday has killed at least nine peop...