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A massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake killed more than 900 people Saturday as it ripped through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu and triggering a deadly avalanche that hit Everest base camp. Officials said at least 876 people are known to have died in Nepal, making it the worst earthquake there in more than 80 years. "The toll from the earthquake has jumped to 876, including 524 from the Kathmandu valley," said police spokesman Kamal Singh Bam. Officials said 10 people were killed when an avalanche buried parts of Mount Everest's base camp in Nepal where hundreds of mountaineers have gathered at the start of the annual climbing season.