Cities throughout world go dark for 'Earth Hour'

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March 24, 2013, 7:55 am
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(NECN/NBC News: Frances Kuo) - Part of the world went dark Saturday to shed a light on a growing worldwide problem.

It was all to mark 'Earth Hour' to raise awareness about the impact of climate change.

NBC's Frances Kuo has more on the story.

Tags: Earth, World, climate, change, Earth Hour
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