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Nepal Quake Toll Rises as Aid Operations Continue

The death toll from Saturday's earthquake in Nepal has risen to nearly 5,500 people, officials said Thursday, as teams continued digging through rubble and aid groups worked to get much needed supplies to survivors. U.N. humanitarian chief Valerie Amos was due to arrive in Nepal for a three-day visit to assess relief operations.  The U.N. launched an urgent appeal Wednesday for $415 million dollars to provide shelter for 500,000 people who are sleeping out in the open, as well...

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