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Nepal earthquake death toll tops 3,600
Nepal earthquake death toll tops 3,600

Terrifying aftershocks continued to roil Nepal on Sunday, sending people screaming into the driving rain and complicating efforts to rescue survivors after a massive earthquake killed more than 3,600 people in the impoverished mountain nation and surrounding countries. In Katmandu, Nepal’s capital, just 50 miles from the epicenter of Saturday’s 7.8 quake, thousands were camped out in the streets, in parks and on sports fields, afraid that the aftershocks could bring buildings down on them. Rescue workers dug through piles of rubble, trying to reach survivors. On Mt. Everest, helicopter teams evacuated dozens of climbers who were critically injured when an avalanche triggered by...

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