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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

NEW YORK — Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working.

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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

FILE - This Feb. 24, 2014 file photo shows Liam Neeson in Los Angeles. Animal-rights activists demonstrated outside Neeson's New York home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 to protest Neeson’s public stance that New York's carriage horses should keep working. Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to ba…

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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Dressed as a horse, Lisa Jablow, center, a member of NYCLASS which opposes use of carriage horses in New York City, joins other animal rights activists outside actor Liam Neeson's home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 to protest his stance on the continued use of carriage horses in Central Park a…

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad, right, holds a broken religious mosaic during his visit to the Christian village of Maaloula, near Damascus, Syria, Sunday April, 20, 2014. Assad toured a historic Christian village his forces rece…

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad, right, tours the Christian village of Maaloula, near Damascus, Syria, Sunday April, 20, 2014. Assad visited a historic Christian village his forces recently captured from rebels, state media said, …

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

BEIRUT — Syria's embattled president marked Easter with a tour Sunday of an ancient Christian village recently recaptured by his forces, an important symbolic prize for his government ahead of coming presidential elections he appears poised to contest.

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

In this photo released on the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency, Syrian President Bashar Assad checks a broken religious icon during his visit to the Christian village of Maaloula, near Damascus, Syria, Sunday April, 20, 2014. Assad toured a historic Christian village his force…

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

This photo provided by the anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC), which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens passing in front of buildings that were damaged by Syrian government forces airstrikes, in Aleppo, Syria, Sund…

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

This photo provided by the anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC), which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens looking up to the sky as they follow a government forces warplane, in Aleppo, Syria, Sunday April 20, 2014. (A…

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Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad, center, tours the Christian village of Maaloula, near Damascus, Syria, Sunday April, 20, 2014. Assad visited a historic Christian village his forces recently captured from rebels, state media said,…

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Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, file photo, Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri attends the NCAA college basketball game between Syracuse and North Carolina State in Syracuse, N.Y. A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Davuluri to prom during a question and answer…

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Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

YORK, Pa. — Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

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 many more Romans, tourists and pilgrims …

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, center, arrives to celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014. Francis is celebrating Christianity's most joyous day, Easter Sunday, under sunny skies and before a flock of faithful who brimmed over from a flower-bedecked St. Pet…

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis spreads incense as he celebrates an Easter Mass in St. Peter's Square at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Francis is celebrating Christianity's most joyous day, Easter Sunday, under sunny skies in St. Peter's. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

A woman reads the booklet of the Mass ahead of Pope Francis' Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014. Even before Mass began in late morning, more than 100,000 tourist, Romans and pilgrims, young and old, had turned out for the celebration. Easter Sunda…

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis incenses the faithful as he arrives to celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

A nun holds a rosary as she prays prior to the arrival of Pope Francis to celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Even before Mass began, a crowd of more than 100,000 was overflowing from the cobblestoned square. Many more Romans, tourist…

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, center, arrives to celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis receives the offertory as he celebrates an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014. Easter Sunday is the culmination of Holy Week, and the day which marks the Christian belief that Jesus rose from the dead after his crucifixion. (AP Photo/A…

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