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  • Death toll in Nepal earthquake rises to more than 4,000

    KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countryside, it was worse, though how much worse was only...

  • Avalanche sweeps Everest base camp, killing 17, injuring 61

      KATHMANDU, Nepal — 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. The Denver Post reported that eight Colorado...

  • Eight Colorado climbers on Everest are safe following earthquake

    A Colorado man who co-authored a book about a mountain-climbing accident that killed his climbing partner was at base camp on Mount Everest when a 7.9 magnitude earthquake killed at least 906 people in Nepal and triggered an avalanche on the mountain slope. "We are above the icefall and safe at camp 1 at 19800 ft!" Jim Davidson Tweeted...

  • Powerful earthquake strikes Nepal: Things to Know

    A powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region on Saturday, causing widespread casualties and triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest. The key information known at this time: ___ HOW BAD IS THE DAMAGE? It's too early to tell, but early indications suggest the early figure of 1,180 people killed in four countries is likely to rise...

  • Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'

    NEW YORK — In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs. Jenner let his hair down — literally...

  • As theater shooting trial opens, gun debate dwindles

    DENVER (AP) — When a gunman opened fire inside a packed movie theater in July 2012, killing 12 and injuring 70, it did more than spread fear and heartbreak across the Denver suburbs. It helped revive the national debate over gun control. That argument gained intensity in the state five months later when a gunman killed 20 children and 6...

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