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Earthquake In New Zealand Damages Giant Eagle Sculpture From "The Hobbit"

There reportedly haven't been any serious injuries or major damages.

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A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit New Zealand's North Island on Monday afternoon, and caused one of the giant eagle sculptures that was suspended from Wellington Airport's ceiling to promote The Hobbit trilogy to fall.

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