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Toronto Sun

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
Fox News
Dec. 14, 1999: Actor Denzel Wahington (L), star of the film "The Hurricane," based on the true story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter (C), an innocent man who fought for 20 years for justice, poses at the film's premiere party in Los Angeles with boxing champion ...
Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned ...New York Times
Boxer Hurricane Carter Dies of Cancer at 76Voice of America
Biggest news you missed this weekendUSA TODAY
CTV News -Toronto Star -Irish Times
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NDTV

Search Ends for Everest Missing as Sherpas Call for Shutdown
NBCNews.com
KATHMANDU — Rescuers have given up searching for three sherpa guides missing two days after the deadliest ever accident on Nepal's Mount Everest killed at least 13 and shocked the mountaineering world. Snow and huge chunks of ice swept down the ...
'He's a perfect example of the selfless Sherpa people': American climber praises ...Daily Mail
Survivors recall chaos, fear in Everest avalancheWashington Post
Stranded Sherpas need new routeNew Zealand Herald
Reuters Canada -Straits Times -Economic Times
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CNN

In Colorado, a Pot Holiday Tries to Go Mainstream
Boston.com
DENVER (AP) — Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed ...
With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver's 420 weekend to new highsCNN
420 festival: How far and fast could legal marijuana spread?Christian Science Monitor
Marijuana fans pack 4/20 events in Colorado, Washington stateReuters
Telegraph.co.uk -The Cannabist
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Economic Times

Hollande: Syria still using gas
The Times (subscription)
The Assad regime is still using chemical weapons in Syria despite international accords to give them up, President Hollande said yesterday. Mr Hollande spoke of credible but unconfirmed reports that Syrian forces were using gas, as he welcomed four ...
Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized villageWashington Post
Assad takes Easter trip to Christian town in rare public outingFinancial Times
Assad visits recaptured Christian town of MaaloulaTehran Times
Telegraph.co.uk -The Independent
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Montreal Gazette

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
Chron.com
A large crowd is seen in St. Peter's Square from the Bernini colonnade during Pope Francis' Easter Mass, at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Even before Mass began, a crowd of more than 100,000 was overflowing from the cobblestoned square, and ...
Raw: Pope greets Easter tourists on popemobileUSA TODAY
Pope Prays for Peace on Easter SundayABC News
Compassion that ChangesThe Times (subscription)
CBS News -New York Daily News -Huffington Post
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Indian Express

Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 to make emergency landing
CBC.ca
A Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore with 166 people on board is going to make an emergency landing shortly due to a landing gear malfunction, the airline has confirmed. More to come. With files from Reuters. Report Typo.
Bangalore-bound Malaysian plane lands safely after landing gear scareReuters India
Malaysia Airlines flight makes emergency landingCNBC.com

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Chron.com

Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service
Buffalo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama may have expected a quiet Easter, but his presence rallied a congregation eager to greet him and his family to the front of the church. Obama, wife Michelle and their daughters sat in the second row at ...
Obama attends Easter services at personally important Baptist churchCNN (blog)

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Washington Post

Governor: Marathon Will Balance Security with Festivity
Boston.com
Gov. Deval Patrick is assuring Bostonians that tomorrow's 118th Boston Marathon will strike the right balance between enhanced security and maintaining the festivity's “family feel”. It will be “very safe,” he told CBS's “Face the Nation” Sunday: “Somebody said ...
No specific threats detected for Marathon, Patrick saysBoston Globe
Officials say security tight for Boston MarathonWEAR
Boston Marathon: A year after bombing, massive security in placeSportingNews.com

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New York Daily News

4-year-old half siblings die in overnight NYC fire
seattlepi.com
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say 4-year-old half siblings have died in an overnight fire at a home in New York City, and the twin of one of the children has survived. The New York Police Department says officers responded to the home in Queens shortly before ...
4-year-old half siblings die in accidental NY fireWashington Post
FDNY: Queens Fire That Killed Two 4-Year-Olds Ruled AccidentalNY1
Child playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, fire officials sayNewsday
New York Daily News -The Star-Ledger -Wall Street Journal
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Onislam.net

Easter messages include prayers for Boston Marathon
Detroit Free Press
Marathon runner Joe Warfield of Oklahoma City participates in an Easter service at the Old South Church on Sunday in Boston. Runners received a blessing one day before the the 118th Boston Marathon. / Robert F. Bukaty AP. USA Today ...
Runners blessed at Boston church on marathon's eveseattlepi.com
Minnesota runners head to Boston in unity, tributeWQOW TV News 18
Looking to Celebrate? Here are 26 Bars Along the Boston Marathon CourseBostInno

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