Death toll in Italy now at 247
AMATRICE, Italy - Italy's civil protection agency says the death toll from Wednesday's pre-dawn earthquake has climbed to 247.
Searchers continue to go through piles of rock and sand that were once buildings.
Three towns were hard hit, including one where travelers had come for a pasta festival.
Crews have been using bull dozers and even their hands to go through debris.
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