Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
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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Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town
Over the past two weeks, a piece of East Gros Ventre Butte has slowly collapsed toward the west side of Jackson — shearing one hillside home in half, threatening to devour several others and looming ever more ominously over a cluster of businesses below.
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In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream
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.

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Grim work for families as more bodies identified from sunken ferry
There are no names listed as relatives huddle around signboards to identify bodies from a sunken ferry. Just the slimmest of clues about mostly young lives now lost. Many favored hoodies and track pants. One girl painted her fingernails red and toenails black. Another had braces on her teeth.
NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies
John Houbolt, NASA engineer vital to 1969 moon landing success, dies at age 95
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4-year-old half siblings die in overnight NYC fire
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.
Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado
Revelers toast joints, pipes in Colorado celebration of pot holiday that's now mainstream
Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado
Revelers toast joints, pipes in Colorado celebration of pot holiday that's now mainstream
Grim work for families as more bodies discovered
Grim work for families of South Korean ferry passengers as divers find many more new corpses
Grim work for families as more bodies discovered
Grim work for families of South Korean ferry passengers as divers find many more new corpses
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help; another plane makes emergency landing
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help
Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help; another plane makes emergency landing
Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, prizefighter who became symbol of racial injustice, dies at 76
Sleeping girl killed after car drives into home
Officials: Sleeping California teen killed after drunken driver crashes SUV into her home
On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security
On eve of Boston Marathon, festivities and tight security as visitors are reminded of attacks
On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security
On eve of Boston Marathon, festivities and tight security as visitors are reminded of attacks
Celebrating Easter _ and creativity _ in New York
Celebrating Easter _ and creativity_ in New York with festive hats and whimsical costumes
Boston race makes room for those affected by bombs
'Profoundly impacted' by Boston bombings, and pleading for a spot in marathon: 'I need to run'
Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs beat Mavs 90-85
Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs rally to beat Mavericks 90-85 in Game 1
APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants
APNewsBreak: Land grabs in 1 of Africa's last elephant bastions puts herds in poachers' sights
Tuna brand plans Omaha stop and donation
Easter Sunday temperatures climb into 80s in Omaha area
Mavericks complete sweep of Bradley
Chasers get wild walk-off vs. Sounds
Grim work for families as more bodies identified from sunken ferry
Still plenty of spring in Hastings coach’s step
Face-lift for a venerable Duncan Field
Four Huskers earn All-America honors
Former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter dies at 76
Chatelain: Smiles and scowls: How to reconcile the two Bos
Notes: Elk tag the prize at Big Game banquet
Late flurry from Burroughs clinches third U.S. Open title
Omaha police investigate two nonfatal shootings
Nevada, Iowa, driver killed in I-80 crash near Paxton, Neb.
Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at 43
From fashion to baskets, a guide to the latest Easter trends
City Council to vote on adding Bluffs pedestrian safety lights
Sole big donor to Beau McCoy says he expects nothing in return
Kelly: 70 years after a deadly D-Day rehearsal, Omahan, WWII vet will return to Europe
Healthcare.gov flagged in Heartbleed review: Change your password
Midlands runners ready for Boston Marathon
Families from area shelters treated to meal at Old Chicago
Debate still simmers over Field of Dreams site
UNL report casts doubt on use of corn-crop leftovers for ethanol
Iowa inmate escapes from work release facility
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