The Newcott Scoop: Easter is hopping at the retirement home

In comparison to a large bearded man who has spent a large part of the past few hundred years putting his elves to use in the North Pole to mine coal — all under the sole purpose to punish disobedient children — you would think that a big fluffy bunny …
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Easter in the trenches for Ukrainian troops

Ukrainian troops in Eastern Ukraine slice into traditional Easter cake to celebrate the Eastern Orthodox holiday on the battlefield, despite a shaky ceasefire. Gavino Garay reports. For these Ukrainian soldiers in the country’s east — it’s Easter in the …
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Stunning Holy Fire Ritual Lights Up Orthodox Easter In Jerusalem (VIDEO)

Orthodox Christians with candles and cell phones in hand crowded into Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre on the Saturday before Orthodox Easter Sunday, which this year is celebrated one week after Christianity in the West. The devout waited for …
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Orthodox Christians hold Easter procession in Jerusalem

Orthodox Christians hold Easter Procession through the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed to be the place of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion and burial. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Hundreds of Orthodox …
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Michelle Obama upstages Easter bunny with ‘Uptown Funk’ dance

Call her the First Lady of Dance. If Jackie Kennedy was known for her iconic Camelot style, Betty Ford for raising awareness about addiction, and Laura Bush for promoting libraries and literacy, Michelle Obama may be remembered as the coolest First Lady …
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Church egg hunts planned for Easter eve and Easter

First Baptist Church of Edmond, communitywide Easter egg hunt, 5 p.m., Mitch Park, Covell Road between Kelly Avenue and Santa Fe Avenue, Edmond. Egg hunt with more than 15,000 eggs, face painting, food trucks, walk-thru Roman Road. www.fbcedmond.org.
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