- Oldest US cathedral celebrates Easter in Baltimore Updated: Apr-20-14 3:50 pm
- Police: 6 people injured in Easter party shooting Updated: Apr-20-14 2:55 pm
- Festive hats, pastels abound at NYC Easter parade Updated: Apr-20-14 2:49 pm
- Egypt: Ex-army chief, leftist to run for president Updated: Apr-20-14 2:01 pm
- Pa. hawk sanctuary has different kind of egg hunt Updated: Apr-20-14 1:59 pm
- Easter service marks Colorado massacre centennial Updated: Apr-20-14 1:18 pm
- 1 dead, others hurt in SC beach home blaze Updated: Apr-20-14 12:49 pm
- Gretna may get truck-float parade for Mardi Gras Updated: Apr-20-14 11:13 am
- Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter Updated: Apr-20-14 10:55 am
- Handmade quilt stores W.Va. family's memories Updated: Apr-20-14 9:31 am
- Thousands celebrate Easter in Holy Land Updated: Apr-20-14 8:10 am
- Nigerians mark Easter amid mourning and fear Updated: Apr-20-14 6:58 am
- Governor's mansion hosts Easter egg hunt Updated: Apr-20-14 5:19 am
- Easter Bunny train sparks New Jersey brush fires Updated: Apr-19-14 5:17 pm
- Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth" Updated: Apr-19-14 4:56 pm
- 2,500 homeless fed in Miami over Easter weekend Updated: Apr-19-14 3:11 pm
- Farm allows families to rent Easter chicks Updated: Apr-19-14 2:13 pm
- Woman finds body while hunting for Easter eggs Updated: Apr-18-14 4:35 pm
- Nevada retailers expect $235 million Easter sales Updated: Apr-18-14 3:31 pm
- Easter on 4/20, pot holy day; pastors reach out Updated: Apr-18-14 2:56 pm
- Police: Girl, 4, finds pill inside Easter egg Updated: Apr-18-14 12:08 pm
- Philadelphia chocolate store: Tax issue resolved Updated: Apr-18-14 11:25 am
- SD family recognized for conservation efforts Updated: Apr-18-14 5:37 am
- Humane Society discourages Easter rabbit adoptions Updated: Apr-18-14 5:06 am
- Celtics' boss Ainge faces 2nd rebuilding offseason Updated: Apr-17-14 8:06 pm
BALTIMORE - Baltimore's archdiocese is celebrating its 225th Easter in the nation's oldest cathedral.
MONTGOMERY, Illinois - Authorities say six people were injured in a shooting at an Easter party in suburban Chicago.
NEW YORK - Most New Yorkers showed their best colors in the annual Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, but a few may have dusted off their Halloween outfits.
CAIRO - Egypt's election commission said Sunday only two presidential hopefuls, one of them the powerful former military chief who nine months ago ousted the country's first democratically elected leader, have submitted their papers to run in next month's polls.
DREHERSVILLE, Pennsylvania - 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.
TRINIDAD, Colorado - Descendants of striking miners and their families killed during a battle and fire in southern Colorado a century ago are gathering for a traditional Greek Orthodox Easter service on Sunday to mark the anniversary of a tragedy that became a rallying cry for unions.
GARDEN CITY, South Carolina - One person is dead and several others needed hospital treatment after a blaze at a three-story house in a South Carolina beach town.
GRETNA, Louisiana - The Krewe of Gretna has formally asked for permission to parade on Mardi Gras behind the Krewe of Grela, returning a truck parade to the Jefferson Parish city for the first time in 14 years.
VATICAN CITY - 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.
CORE, West Virginia - Marie Jones was a minute or so into the history of the handmade quilt she was showing a visitor when her daughter, Lois Dittman, made a discovery.
JERUSALEM - Thousands of pilgrims from around the world are celebrating Easter in the Holy Land, commemorating the day when according to Christian tradition Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem two millennia ago.
LAGOS, Nigeria - With little to celebrate, Nigerians marked Easter Sunday with heightened security against a spreading Islamic uprising, mourning the deaths of at least 75 bomb blast victims and fearful of the fate of 85 abducted schoolgirls.
PIERRE, South Dakota - There's an Easter egg hunt Sunday afternoon at the South Dakota governor's mansion.
POHATCONG TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - A train carrying the Easter Bunny in northwestern New Jersey has ignited several small brush fires.
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith "to the ends of the Earth" as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica.
MIAMI - The Miami Rescue Mission is making Easter brighter for some families.
CANAVERAL GROVES, Florida - One Canaveral Groves farm is allowing families to enjoy baby Easter chicks without committing to their long-term care.
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee woman says she made a grisly discovery while hunting for Easter eggs in her back yard with her 3-year-old son: a dead body.
RENO, Nevada - The Retail Association of Nevada says it expects the Easter holiday will equate to higher spending in stores.
LOS ANGELES - Social media has been buzzing for weeks with jokes about how, this year, Easter Sunday shares the calendar with the pot-lover's highest holiday: April 20, or 420 in stoner lingo. Pot-smokers have long celebrated on the date by lighting up for reasons not quite clear.
ROSEVILLE, Michigan - Police say a suburban Detroit pre-school student opened a plastic Easter egg following a school party and found a pill used to treat anxiety and other problems.
PHILADELPHIA - A Philadelphia chocolate maker and candy store says it has resolved a tax issue that threatened to shutter the establishment days before Easter.
PIERRE, South Dakota - Gov. Dennis Daugaard has recognized a South Dakota family for its conservation efforts.
SALT LAKE CITY - The Humane Society of Utah is discouraging people from adopting rabbits as pets for Easter.
BOSTON - The third-worst season in Boston Celtics history is over, leaving Danny Ainge with plenty of problems as he continues to rebuild the team.