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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- 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....
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Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation

JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- The South Korean ferry that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing, a radio transcript released Sunday showed, suggesting the chaotic situation may have added to a death toll that could eventually exceed 300....
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Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck?...
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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- 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....
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Pa. hawk sanctuary has different kind of egg hunt

DREHERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A wild bird sanctuary in eastern Pennsylvania offers children a different kind of egg hunt for Easter, offering as prizes realistic looking wooden replicas of raptor eggs....
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Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom....
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Missing Pa. boater's search enters recovery stage

BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- Searchers trying to find a suburban Philadelphia man who fell from his boat into the Delaware River say they now consider it a recovery mission....
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Authorities examine body of woman in NE Pa. pond

CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in northeastern Pennsylvania plan a forensic examination of the remains of a woman's body discovered in a private pond....
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Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly....
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State College expands surveillance cameras network

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- State College is expanding its system of downtown surveillance, adding 71 cameras to a network that's been in place for about a decade....
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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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'Most wanted' offender faces bail jumping charge

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) -- A sex offender who was captured by New Jersey authorities earlier this month after being on the run for more than two decades has been charged with bail jumping....
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