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2 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

Pope Francis, Huge Crowd Joyously Celebrate Easter

Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous day, Pope Francis stood under sunny skies before a flock so numerous they overflowed the flower-bedecked St. Peter's Square.

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2 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Aesthetics-minded Americans decry Paris love locks

A newly wed couple rest on the Pont des Arts in Paris, Wednesday April 16, 2014.

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5 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Royals attend Easter church service

Thousands of well-wishers turned out to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge mark Easter Sunday by attending a traditional church service in Sydney.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Heraldseries.co.uk

Best of England in Hall of Fame

An exhibition showcasing the best of England, from the Beatles to Bakewell pudding, will open on St George's Day.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Inventions, Science / Technology

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Crawfish: Born on the Bayou

In 2011, I was intrigued by the scandal that broke when a visiting New Orleans journalist noted that the shellfish in the lobster salad at the venerable Manhattan gourmet shop Zabar's was actually crawfish.

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Vancouver Sun

Passengers on Vancouver-to-Edmonton flight must watch out for measles, warn health officials

Health officials in Edmonton are warning passengers who arrived in the city on a flight from Vancouver earlier this month that they may have been exposed to measles.

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KHGI

Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?

It's Sunday, and 15,000 people are seated in the enormous arena-like church, fanning themselves against the dusty humid air in Nigeria.

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Related Topix: Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Mali Travel, HIV/AIDS, Health, Nigeria, World News,

KMIZ

Reports: 'Security threat' forces plane to remote airfield

A potential security threat forced a Delta flight to land at a remote airfield in Denver on Friday, Reuters and Fox News reported.

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CNN

FBI questions Delta flight passengers

The FBI questioned passengers from a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Denver on Friday after a potential security threat.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sunherald.com

4 questions about missing Malaysian plane answered

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pray at a hotel conference room in Beijing, China, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, World News, China, China Travel, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, Beijing, China Travel

Canada.com

SARS revisited? Sharp jump in cases, hospital outbreaks raise MERS concerns

For some of the scientists and doctors who helped the world battle the 2003 SARS outbreak, the recent rapid rise in human infections in several Middle Eastern countries caused by a cousin virus is creating a sense of sharp unease.

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Related Topix: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Health, Medicine, Saudi Arabia Travel, United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

WINK-TV Fort Myers

US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely.

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Forth One

Vice-Principal Rescued From Ferry Found Hanged

Kang Min-Kyu, 52, was one of more than 300 teachers and students on board the Sewol ferry and was reported missing on Thursday night.

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Sunherald.com

New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

The half dozen kids - that is, baby goats - that arrived last week at Pine Island Farm were the latest additions to the Vermont Goat Collaborative, a project that brings together new Americans hungry for goat meat with dairy goat farmers who have no need for young male animals.

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MDJonline.com

Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

Cranes wait near the buoys installed to mark the sunken ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea Travel, Asia Travel, Boat Disaster, Education Etc.,

WBOC-TV Salisbury

57-nation group plays key Ukraine monitoring role

A team from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe is going to try to help de-escalate Russian-Ukrainian tensions after the two nations agreed to work on reducing frictions sparked by Moscow's annexation of Crimea.

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KABC-AM Los Angeles

'Horseless E-Carriage' Debuts in Time for NY Auto Show

As New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio tries to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city, an animal advocacy group is pushing an alternative to the tourist attraction with "Horseless eCarriages."

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

EDGE

Obama Ties LBJ's Civil Rights Legacy to LGBT Americans

President Barack Obama embraced Lyndon B. Johnson's civil rights legacy Thursday in a speech that credited the former president with helping to open the doors to equality for countless Americans, including those who are LGBT.

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Greenwich Citizen

Wallenda scouts Chicago sites for tightrope walk

In this Sunday, June 23, 2013 file photo, daredevil Nik Wallenda speaks during a news conference after crossing a tightrope 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River Gorge, on the Navajo reservation outside the boundaries of Grand Canyon National Park.

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, US National Parks, Grand Canyon National Park, us Travel, Entertainment, Television

Star-Telegram.com

Michelle Obama: High school diploma is not enough

It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation.

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