Video of destruction: Sights and sounds from Japan’s record earthquake

Vince Coglianese Contributor

The Associated Press reports:

A ferocious tsunami spawned by one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded slammed Japan’s eastern coast Friday, killing at least 60 people as it swept away boats, cars and homes while widespread fires burned out of control. Tsunami warnings blanketed the entire Pacific, as far away as South America, Canada, Alaska and the entire U.S. West Coast.

WATCH: AP: Raw video Tsunami slams northeast Japan

WATCH: RT: Giant tsunami eats boat as earthquake hits Japan

WATCH: CNN: The moment the earthquake struck Japan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcvN5QhYg6Q

(Photo credit: Jefferson Santos)

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