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Update on Nepal’s Devastating Earthquake

by LINDSEY FEINGOLD

On April 25, a shattering earthquake hit Nepal, with the epicenter located near Kathmandu Valley. The magnitude was recorded as being 7.8 in the United States, although other countries reported it to be 7.9. It was one of the most destructive earthquakes in Nepal’s history.

As of Saturday, “the death toll is 7,250 and the number of people injured by the earthquake is 14,122,” CNN quoted from the National Emergency Operation Center. Continue reading Update on Nepal’s Devastating Earthquake

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