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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

A Nepalese Sherpa Dawa Tashi, who was injured during an avalanche gets treatment at a hospital in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 18, 2014. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest di…

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

FILE - in this May 18, 2013 file photo released by mountain guide Adrian Ballinger of Alpenglow Expeditions, a climber pauses on the way to the summit of Mount Everest, in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, April …

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

FILE - In this Sunday, May 18, 2003 file photo, mountaineers pass through the treacherous Khumbu Icefall on their way to Mount Everest near Everest Base camp, Nepal. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three …

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

FILE - In this Saturday May 17, 2003 file photo, a view of the Kumbhu icefall, the first hurdle in the ascent to Everest from base camp, is seen from Everest Base camp, where 12 Nepalese guides were killed, Nepal. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killin…

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2011 file photo, the last light of the day sets on Mount Everest as it rises behind Mount Nuptse as seen from Tengboche, in the Himalaya's Khumbu region, Nepal. An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday, April 18, 2014, along a route used to ascend the …

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

FILE - In this May 18, 2013 file photo released by mountain guide Adrian Ballinger of Alpenglow Expeditions, climbers make their way to the summit of Mount Everest, in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, April 18, …

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Hospital staff get ready to receive the injured from an avalanche, on helipad of Grandy hospital, in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 18, 2014. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest…

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

KATMANDU, Nepal — An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world’s highest peak. Several more were injured.

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

A Nepalese Sherpa Dawa Tashi, who was injured during an avalanche, gets treatment at a hospital in Katmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 18, 2014. An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaste…

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D-backs off to worst start in franchise history

D-backs off to worst start in franchise history

PHOENIX — The pitching staff has struggled, at the front end this time instead of the back.

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Ex-NFL quarterback McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

Ex-NFL quarterback McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

MESA — Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year.

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Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

The execution of an Iranian convicted of murder was halted at the very last minute in a dramatic scene this week when the mother of his victim forgave him as he stood on the gallows with the noose around his neck, according to Iranian media.

April 17, 2014 1:59 pm Photos

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Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

This picture provided by ISNA, a semi-official news agency, taken on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 shows Samereh Alinejad, right, and her husband Abdolghani, left, removing the noose from the neck of blindfolded Bilal who was convicted of murdering their son Abdollah in the northern city of Nour, …

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Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

This picture provided by ISNA, a semi-official news agency, taken on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 shows Kobra, left, whose son Bilal was convicted of murdering a man, embracing Samereh Alinejad, mother of the victim, after she pardoned the murderer before his execution in public in the northern c…

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Boston Marathon: Amputee runner looks to finish race that was halted by explosions

Boston Marathon: Amputee runner looks to finish race that was halted by explosions

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Just one tiny misstep at mile 15 of the Boston Marathon last spring ruined any chance of amputee runner Jeff Glasbrenner breaking four hours.

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“Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice”

April 13, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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College athletes have lots of company in disputes over status of workers

What do exotic dancers, Sleepy’s mattress deliverymen, graduate assistants, FedEx drivers, cleaning contractors, student interns, carpenters and college football players have in common?

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This book cover image released by Dutton shows “Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice,” by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell. (AP Photo/Dutton)

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‘Draft Day’ is decent enough, but plays like a late-round pick

‘Draft Day’ is decent enough, but plays like a late-round pick

“Draft Day” is a “ticking clock” thriller built around the NFL draft, a movie that counts down to the fateful decision that one embattled general manager (Kevin Costner) makes with his team’s first-round pick.

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for April 6

My boyfriend participates in the Renaissance Faire. He enjoys this greatly. However, what this means for me is that from October to April, his life is pretty much that. 

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