KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An American climber says he fell into a crevasse on a mountain in Nepal but managed to crawl to his tent despite broken ribs and an arm before being rescued the next morning. Western Kentucky University professor John All said Thursday he thought he was going to die after falling some...
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Family members, mountaineers and government officials gathered in Nepal's capital for a memorial service for the 16 Nepalese Sherpa guides killed in avalanche on Mount Everest....
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepalese authorities say they are meeting with Sherpa mountain guides in an attempt to avert a climbing strike after the deadliest avalanche ever recorded on Mount Everest. Sherpas have threatened to boycott the climbing season after an avalanche ripped through the mountain Friday, killing at least 13 Sherpa guides. ...
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepalese officials say the government plans to minimize the congestion of climbers near the 8,850-meter (29,035-foot) summit of Mount Everest, which is clogged with scores of climbers during the short window of good weather....
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