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Bishop remembers missing jet tragedy in his Easter message

THE head of the Church of England in Dudley has focused on the missing Malaysian airliner for his Easter message.


Related Topix: Life, Easter

5 hrs ago | The Marion Star

Holy days converge in packed Old City Jerusalem

Palm fronds and wooden crosses clutched in their hands, throngs of Christians have spent Holy Week retracing the last steps Jesus took before his death and resurrection in the ancient Old City of Jerusalem, while hundreds of thousands of Jews have made their own pilgrimages for the eight-day holiday of Passover.


Related Topix: Travel, Israel Travel, Jerusalem, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Life, Passover, Israel, World News, Middle East

9 hrs ago | News Herald

Colorful Easter tradition eggs-asperates daughter

My daughter thinks I'm strange. Well, OK, she's 13 and I'm her mother. Of course she thinks I'm strange, in a general sense.


Related Topix: Life, Easter

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Earth Day Beauty from Clarins and Mugler

Earth Day is around the corner and what a better way to celebrate it by using an eco-friendly product beauty product.


Related Topix: Life, Earth Day


Pope presides at Vatican mass leading Catholics into Easter

Pope Francis on Saturday led Easter rites commemorating what Christians believe was Jesus' resurrection from the dead, and urged people to rediscover direction in their lives.


Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Ash Wednesday, Life

Kenilworth Weekly News

Leamington Rainbows bring Easter cheer to unwell children

Vic Minette joins girls and guiders from the 10th Leamington St Mark s Rainbows unit with their Easter eggs donations at the McGregor children s ward at Warwick Hospital.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Hobbies, Origami

JAM! Showbiz

5 great Easter eggs hidden in famous movies

Sunday is Easter, which for many of us means two things: hunting for brightly coloured eggs, and a long weekend spent watching a whole lot of movies.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Family, Drama Movies, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Science Fiction Movies, Horror Movies, The Shining, Thriller, Man of Steel, Watchmen


President Obama's Address: Sending Easter and Passover Greetings

President Obama's weekly address leaves behind politics and focuses on the spirit of the season and the meaning of the holiday.


Related Topix: Life, Passover

Local NEWS 8

Best Easter egg hunts around the world

Searching living rooms and closets for your eggs may be fun the first six times, but if the novelty's wearing thinner than a chocolate eggs' foil wrapping, there are more adventurous egg trails out there.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

NBC San Diego

10 Great Easter Movies to Watch This Weekend

This publicity image released by History shows Diogo Morcaldo as Jesus, center, being baptized by Daniel Percival, as John, in a scene from "The Bible," premiering Sunday, March 3 at 8 p.m. EST on History.


Related Topix: The Bible, Entertainment, Television, Life, Christmas, Chorus, The Robe, Drama Movies, Easter Parade, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fred Astaire, Jazz

ABC News

Cyrus Ill, Postpones US Tour, Resumes in August

Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.


Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life, Uniondale, NY, Entertainment

CBS Local

Governor Brown Issues 63 Pardons On Good Friday

Gov. Jerry Brown is keeping with his tradition of offering pardons to convicted offenders on Christian holidays, announcing on Good Friday that he issued 63 pardons.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jerry Brown, Life, Good Friday

Easter on 4/20, pot holy day; pastors reach out

Pot-smokers have long celebrated on the date by lighting up for reasons not quite clear.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Drugs, Marijuana

KFAX-AM Fremont

Share the Real Meaning of Easter with Children and Grandchildren

Easter is almost here and many traditions surround this glorious day. If you have little ones, there's Easter egg coloring for the egg hunt and Easter baskets full of candy and treats.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Breakfast, Family, Kids


Pope Francis to lead Good Friday Mass

Pope Francis will lead a special Mass at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican to mark Good Friday, the most solemn day in the Christian calendar.


Related Topix: Life, Good Friday, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI

This is Oxfordshire

From egg hunts to chocolate treats, the Easter spirit is all around

Buy this photo Penny Hambridge, left, of Oxford Children's Hospital, receives the Easter eggs from Alicia Medlicott and Alice Clarke, of recruitment firm Reed.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Norwalk Citizen News

Filipino devotees re-enact crucifixion of Christ

Devotees in northern Philippine villages had themselves nailed to wooded crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ as thousands of local and foreign spectators watched the bloody annual rites to mark Good Friday in Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation.


Related Topix: Life, Good Friday

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Worcester News

Cancer volunteers get Easter surprise

Bromsgrove company AFH Financial Group donated Easter eggs to people giving up thier time at the Macmillan Information and Support Centres at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch's Alexandra Hospital in recognition of their hard work all year round.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Worcestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Holder: Hate crimes 'an affront to who we are'

All Americans stand with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday, adding that hate crimes are "an affront" to the nation.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Kansas City, MO, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Life, Passover


Great Easter hotels for chocoholics

Easter is upon us and, like clockwork, hordes of brightly wrapped chocolate bunnies and eggs have begun their domination of supermarket aisles.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Easter, Hershey, PA, Travel