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Toll climbs after powerful quake hits Nepal: Things to Know

The death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response….

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World offers help after Nepal quake, but few know scope yet

LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities try to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated parts of tiny, mountainous Nepal, they are preparing emergency aid for the survivors but worrying how to make sure it gets there….

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Aid starts coming to Nepal after quake kills nearly 2,000

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Planeloads of aid material, doctors and relief workers from neighboring countries began arriving Sunday in Nepal, a poor Himalayan nation reeling from a powerful earthquake that killed more than 1,900 people and destroyed infrastructure, homes and historical buildings….

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Avalanche sweeps Everest base camp, killing 17, injuring 61

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche triggered by Nepal’s massive earthquake slammed into a section of the Mount Everest mountaineering base camp, killing at least 17, injuring 61 and leaving an unknown number of climbers and guides unaccounted for on other routes, an official said Sunday….

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Experts gathered in Nepal a week ago to ready for earthquake

Nepal’s devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming….

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9 mins ago

Toll climbs after powerful quake hits Nepal: Things to Know

The death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response….

KDWN

9 mins ago

World offers help after Nepal quake, but few know scope yet

LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities try to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated parts of tiny, mountainous Nepal, they are preparing emergency aid for the survivors but worrying how to make sure it gets there….

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Aid starts coming to Nepal after quake kills nearly 2,000

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Tens of thousands of Nepalese who spent the night under a chilly sky were jolted awake by strong aftershocks Sunday, while rescuers aided by international teams cleared rubble in search of survivors after a powerful earthquake killed nearly 2,000 people….

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9 mins ago

Avalanche sweeps Everest base camp, killing 17, injuring 61

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche triggered by Nepal’s massive earthquake slammed into a section of the Mount Everest mountaineering base camp, killing at least 17, injuring 61 and leaving an unknown number of climbers and guides unaccounted for on other routes, an official said Sunday….

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9 mins ago

Experts gathered in Nepal a week ago to ready for earthquake

Nepal’s devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming….