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Divers pull bodies from sunken ferry; toll tops 50

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a dozen bodies in what almost certainly is just the beginning of a massive and grim recovery effort....
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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted so many Christians....
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Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 1 dead

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- The Ukrainian and Russian governments are reporting a shootout at a checkpoint set up by pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine that has left one person dead and others hospitalized with gunshot wounds....
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Divers pull bodies from sunken ferry; toll tops 50

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a dozen bodies in what almost certainly is just the beginning of a massive and grim recovery effort....
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Classes canceled after Danville teachers strike

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Parents, students and others say they're hoping for a resolution of the teacher strike that began this week in the Danville Area School District....
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Yorkers ask city to legalize raising chickens

YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A group of York City residents is asking the local government to make it legal for them to raise chickens....
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Easter Bunny train sparks New Jersey brush fires

POHATCONG TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- A train carrying the Easter Bunny in northwestern New Jersey has ignited several small brush fires....
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Bicyclist seriously injured in crash with tractor

AKRON, Pa. (AP) -- A bicyclist is being treated for significant injuries after crashing head-on into a tractor during a race on a country road in south-central Pennsylvania....
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Amid budget woes, gas drilling tax turns GOP heads

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Slapping Pennsylvania's booming natural gas industry with a new tax has long been the currency of Democrats, and now an increasingly grim budget picture is turning Republican heads in the GOP-controlled state Legislature....
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Exhibit recreates Warhol's 1964 World's Fair mural

NEW YORK (AP) -- Even for a 1964 New York World's Fair that celebrated "The World of Tomorrow," Andy Warhol may have been ahead of his time....
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Girl rescued after chase ends with car in Pa. pond

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a 16-year-old passenger needed medical treatment after being rescued from a vehicle that landed upside-down in a pond after a police chase....
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Pa. philanthropist helps waitress become nurse

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A chance encounter with a customer who's a major Harrisburg philanthropist is paying for the education of a waitress who now works as nurse in a hospital facility that bears the man's name....
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Falling concrete limits Scranton parking garage

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A thin section of concrete that fell from the underside of an exit ramp is closing most parts of the Linden Street Garage in Scranton....
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Western Pa. woman texts searchers she is safe

RECTOR, Pa. (AP) -- The search for a 34-year-old woman in a western Pennsylvania park ended after she texted emergency responders to assure them she was fine....
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Should UPMC foot the bill for employees' subscription to LifeLock in the wake of a data breach?

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