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Everest climbing season in disarray after deaths
Everest climbing season in disarray after deaths

KATMANDU, Nepal - Nepal's attempts to salvage the Mount Everest climbing season fell flat Thursday as major expedition companies cancelled their climbs and many Sherpas quit the mountain after an avalanche killed 16 of their fellow guides last week.

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