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Solemn, stupefied families stare at quake obliteration 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:46:59 EDT 
    The mad rush of the chaotic hours following the 7.8-magnitude earthquake near Nepal's capital Kathmandu has died down. Now, families sit, camped out, silent but for now abandoned. | PHOTOS | HOW TO HELP

Nearly 4,000 dead, fears remote villages entirely leveled 
  Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:01:44 EDT 

    Inside Kathmandu: A first-person account 
      Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:05:18 EDT 
      We came on a commercial flight to Kathmandu. Blue tarps were visible from the sky for people to hide under -- signs that there was something wrong.

    CNN's Sumnima Udas reports from crumbled capital 
      Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:14:46 EDT 
      CNN's Sumnima Udas reports from the historic Durbar Square in Kathmandu where temples have been destroyed by the earthquake.

    CNN's Ivan Watson lands at Kathmandu Airport 
      Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:11:49 EDT 
      As the death toll rises in Nepal, aid and supplies begins to pour into the airport. CNN's Ivan Watson reports.

    Part of India slid up to 10 feet northwards 
      Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:07:02 EDT 
      In a tragic echo of the catastrophic events in Haiti in 2010, a powerful earthquake struck one of the poorest nations on Earth today. The latest estimates from seismologists put the magnitude at 7.9, which would actually makes it about 40% larger than the 7.8 currently being reported. That's less than half the size of the previous major event nearby in 1934, which killed around 10,000 people.

    Video captures avalanche engulfing base camp 
      Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:59:39 EDT 

      Relief as helicopters reach climbers 
        Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:59:12 EDT 

        Nepal: A country without graveyards 
          Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:36:51 EDT 
          Jack Tiwari, president of the America Nepal Society, begins most mornings with a short prayer to the dozen or so Hindu deities who sit atop the altar at his home in Northern Virginia. He thanks the gods for giving him another day, offers them some sweets and asks for good health and happiness.

        Survivor's map of city's devastation 
          Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:52:29 EDT 
          Local journalist Sunir Pandey was visiting relatives on the outskirts of Nepal's capital when the ground shook: "My grandfather could not comprehend what was happening and, instead of seeking cover, drifted towards the window."

        Locals knew big quake was coming 
          Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:13:46 EDT 
          A 7.8 magnitude earthquake has shattered Nepal's largest city, killing thousands. CNN's Sumnimas Udas reports from New Delhi, India.

        Landmarks crumble: Before and after 
          Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:26 EDT 
          When the earthquake hit, many of Nepal's most renowned pagodas in and around Kathmandu crumbled into rubble-covered stumps. Others were smothered under splintered hand-carved wooden beams or multi-level rooftops.

        'Bali 9' inmate spends last hours painting 
          Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:11:24 EDT 

          Indonesian executions: 72-hour warning 
            Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:14:28 EDT 

            Israeli airstrikes target Syria border 
              Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:39:43 EDT 
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