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  • Avalanche sweeps Everest; 4-5 believed buried

    KATMANDU, Nepal — About five climbers are feared buried by an avalanche that swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday and hit a route used to ascent the world's highest peak, officials said. The avalanche hit the area just below Camp 2 around 6:30 a.m. Friday, said Nepal Tourism Ministry official Madhu Sudan Burlakoti. Rescuers and...

  • Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

    MOKPO, South Korea — Koo Bon-hee could see the exit. For half an hour, as the doomed ferry filled with water and listed severely on its side, the crew told passengers to wait for rescuers. With their breathing room disappearing, the 36-year-old businessman and some of the other passengers floated to an exit and swam to a nearby fishing...

  • NCAA committee approves expanded meal allowance for athletes

    INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA's Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes. The move occurred eight days after Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier complained during the Final Four that he sometimes went to bed "starving" because he couldn't afford food. The proposal would allow Division I schools to...

  • Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

    BOSTON — Survivors, first responders and family members of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack. "This day will always be hard, but this place will always be strong,"...

  • Suspicious backpacks discovered near Boston Marathon finish line

    BOSTON —The Boston Police Department evacuated the area around the finish line of the Boston Marathon Tuesday night after the discovery of two suspicious backpacks, WCVB reported. Boston police said one man was in custody in connection to the incident. The bomb squad was also investigating the bags at the scene in the area of Boylston...

  • BLM abruptly ends cattle roundup in Nevada

    Federal land managers abruptly ended a roundup of cattle on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority, citing a "serious concern" for the safety of employees and the public. New Bureau of Land Management chief Neil Kornze made the announcement Saturday morning at the same time militia members...

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