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4/20/2014 7:04 AM
Pope Francis, huge crowd celebrate Easter
VATICAN CITY — 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.

4/20/2014 12:00 AM
The Bottom Line: Deal or Dud?
So you’ve got your eye on a new cleaning product that promises to rid your home of all things gross or a new nail polish that pledges to make your fingernails as tough as, well, nails. The pitch is perfect.

4/20/2014 12:00 AM
Pressure on chocolate supply mounts
EAST GREENVILLE, Pa. — That chocolate Easter bunny you’re eating — or that artisanal dark chocolate, that chocolate milk, or that chocolate chip cookie — chances are that, no matter what it is, no matter whose name is on it, Blommer Chocolate Co. was involved.

4/20/2014 12:00 AM
Is spring the time to list a home?
WASHINGTON — It’s common knowledge verging on holy writ in real estate: Spring is the absolute best time of the year to sell a house.

4/20/2014 12:00 AM
Business Notebook: 4-20

4/20/2014 12:00 AM
Teens become traders in deals for sneakers
NEW YORK — With sneakers slung around their shoulders and pockets full of cash, young boys huddle in hotel ballrooms and high school gyms, shouting and bartering as though they belong on a trading-room floor.

4/19/2014 8:15 AM
3 people dead after collision in Monroe County
MAYBEE, Mich. — Three people were killed and one injured Friday night when a motorcycle and a dirt bike collided on a rural road northeast of Maybee in Exeter Township.

4/19/2014 8:53 PM
More bodies found in sunken ferry
MOKPO, South Korea  — 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.

4/19/2014 12:00 AM
Pastor: 'Easter is ‘Super Bowl’
For Christians, Christmas is a big holiday, but their faith centers on Easter, when in the spring they celebrate their belief in Jesus’ resurrection on Sunday after Jesus’ Friday execution.