The death toll from Wednesday's destructive earthquake continued rising today in Italy. At last count, more than 240 people died in the powerful quake that hit Central Italy, according to USA Today. Striking images of the rubble now filling many towns made front pages around the world. Here's a collection, via Kiosko, Il Post and Newseum.

Italy:

ITA_LS (1)

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tirreno.750

unita.750 (2)

Austria:

AUT_KZK (2)

Brazil:

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Canada:

CAN_NP (5)

Netherlands:

NET_TROUW (1)

NET_AD2 (1)

Singapore:

SING_LZ

Spain:

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Sweden:

SWE_DN

United Kingdom:

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United States:

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DC_WP (6)

Venezuela:

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