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  1. About 250 people are still missing after the ferry sank Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCTV5

    Survivors of Mount Everest's deadliest avalanche recalled scenes of panic and chaos, describing Sunday how they dug through snow with their hands and ice axes in hopes of finding their friends alive.


  2. Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marshfield News-Herald

    Pope Francis greats the crowd after the Easter mass on April 20, 2014 at St Peter's square in Vatican.


  3. Royal couple join cathedral's Easter Sunday worshippersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, meet a Koala at Taronga Zoo in Sydney.


  4. Chinese spies keep eye on leading universitiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    China is building large covert spy networks inside Australia's leading universities, prompting Australia to strengthen its counter-intelligence capabilities.


  5. Syria's Assad visits recaptured Christian villageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad, right, tours the Christian village of Maaloula, near Damascus, Syria, Sunday April, 20, 2014.


  6. New Jersey woman sues to get '8THEIST' on her license plateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Whittier Daily News

    A New Jersey woman who says she was denied a license plate referencing atheism filed suit this week, claiming her online application was rejected because it was deemed potentially offensive.


  7. The Pope's Easter MassRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the hungry and neediest close to home.


  8. Pope makes Easter plea for Ukraine peace...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Pope Francis urged the international community to "prevent violence" in Ukraine in his Easter Sunday message after pro-Russian insurgents in the east of the country reported four people killed in a gunbattle.


  9. Deadly Shootout in UkraineBy Jamie DettmerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Beast

    A pre-dawn firefight has left at least one, and possibly as many as four pro-Russian activists dead.


  10. Syria's Assad Pays Easter Visit to Recaptured Christian TownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday visited an ancient Christian town recaptured from rebels last week, state media said, as he seeks to persuade minorities that the government is their best protection against hardline Islamists.


  11. Jerusalem Inspectors Shut Down Old City Bread CartsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Jerusalem city inspectors in recent days have closed down dozens of food carts in the area of the Old City's Jaffa Gate where chametz bread and other leavened products were being sold.


  12. Conservative Movement: Confiscation of Chametz "Racist"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Executive Director Yizhar Hess of the Masorati Jewish movement in Israel protested, Sunday, the seizure of chametz in Jerusalem's Old City , initiated by Jerusalem City Councilman Aryeh King under a law that bans the marketing of chametz during Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread.


  13. We must confront thechallenge of IslamismRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    At least six Birmingham schools accused of harbouring a Trojan horse plot run by Muslim fundamentalists will be placed under special measures by Ofsted. 1 comment

  14. Franciscan order leaving area after 80 yearsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    CARLSBAD >> After 80 years of service to Carlsbad and its surrounding Catholic community the Franciscan brotherhood is withdrawing from the area leaving the placement of new priests to the Diocese of Las Cruces.


  15. Justin Welby: Same sex ceremonies a balancing act for Church of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    Archbishop of Canterbury says all of world's 77 million Anglicans wishes need to be respected on the issue of same sex ceremonies Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.


  16. Easter sermon: Anglican leader praises persecuted Christians : April 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LONDON Justin Welby, the leader of the world's Anglicans, was to praise the resilience of persecuted Christian minorities around the world in his Easter sermon on Sunday.


  17. Happy Easter! -- Big D.C. Presence at Boston Marathon tomorrow --...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Politico

    SALLY QUINN "On Faith" , "A season of gratitude, no matter what you believe ": "I recently discovered that I have Jewish ancestors.


  18. Thousands Celebrate Easter in the Holy Land, RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KKTV

    Thousands of pilgrims from around the world are celebrating Easter in the Holy Land, commemorating the day when according to Christian tradition Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem two millennia ago.


  19. Mariachi Mass, or Misa Panamericana, a tradition at Houston churchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    It's the final Mass on Palm Sunday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, and although the rows of hard oak pews already are packed, an insistent throng pushes through the door.


  20. Story of Two Football TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    ... together, ate together and studied together. We loved each other just like brothers. Then we did not know what was religion. I left my state in 1979 because I got a job in another state in India. After joining duty I used to visit my native place ...