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  • Why Nepal gets such big earthquakes (+video)

    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake Saturday has leveled Kathmandu and surrounding cities and has killed more than 1,000 people. What’s behind Nepal’s long history of seismic events, and how prepared is its government?

May 5, 2015

Photos of the day 05/05

A suspected member of a gang of kidnappers is taken through a crime scene reconstruction by Hong Kong police at a local market in Hong Kong Tuesday. The suspect is the only one of six people to be arrested after they allegedly kidnapped a heiress to a clothing fortune on April 25, freeing her in exchange for a 28 million Hong...

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