New York outbreaks drive US measles count up to 626

That is already the most since 2014, when 667 were reported for the whole year. The most before that was 963 cases in 1994.
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  Easter Sunday bomb blasts kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday blasts.


Police: Vehicle flipped over in parking lot, subjects flee scene

Police search for woman’s stolen truck in Union City, TN

Kennett man sentenced to 16 years in prison on drug, firearm charges

2 student anglers rescue others during fishing tournament

Texas teen seriously hurt after falling from Arkansas bluff

Authorities say a 15-year-old Texas boy was seriously hurt after falling from a bluff in Arkansas' Ozark Mountains, one week after an Iowa college student fell to her death in the same area
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Trump, business organization sue Democratic House chairman to block subpoena of financial records

Rep. Elijah Cummings issued the subpoena earlier this month to Mazars USA, an accountant for the president and Trump Organization.

Parents can trade in unwanted car seats at Target’s annual event

ISP to conduct special patrols, safety checks in southern IL

Kohl’s starts ‘Military Monday’ discount

Deputies searching for suspect in Graves County armed robbery

Monday marks deadline for Kentucky voter registration

Fort Campbell soldier dies in non-combat incident overseas

  Hundreds gather at Bald Knob Cross to attend sunrise service

  Thousands attend Easter services, helicopter egg drop at Jackson church

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Woman carrying gun, infant tackled by parishioners after threatening to blow up San Diego church

Police say the gun the suspect was carrying was not loaded, and no explosives were found on site.


Cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha on 10-day Injured List

MLS announces plans to expand to 30 teams

  St. Louis XFL commissioner announces head coach

  SEMO men’s basketball assistant coach let go from program

Nick Lagroone was hired on as an assistant coach in July 2016.


  KSP investigates inmate’s death and another inmate’s overdose

Woman charged with shooting, injuring multiple people in South Memphis

  Death investigation underway in Weakley County, Tennessee

  American Red Cross, firefighters install smoke detectors in Cape Girardeau

  Olive Branch church celebrates Easter with community event

The Trinity Assembly of God church held an Easter event for children and adults in Olive Branch, IL on Saturday.
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  Video shows elderly woman being dragged by train

The incident was caught on camera. It’s hard to watch, but amazingly, the woman survived the ordeal.

  Northern Kentucky BBQ business getting heat for ‘LGBTQ’ shirts

  Police, safety groups prepare for 4/20 with ‘Drive High, Get a DUI’ campaign

  Reward offered for Parma City Hall arson; fire at former mayor’s home suspicious

  Parma mayor letting go some city employees; says he ‘wants to start fresh’