NEW YORK (AP) -- The bonnets appeared on Fifth Avenue for the annual Easter Parade - outlandish 21st century headpieces that were hardly bonnets, featuring everything from bunnies and butterflies to grassy, egg-dotted lawns and even a tall ship on the high seas.
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- In an Easter peace wish, Pope Francis on Sunday praised the framework nuclear agreement with Iran as an opportunity to make the world safer, while expressing deep worry about bloodshed in Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.
President Barack Obama went 1-for-3 shooting basketballs at the White House Easter Egg Roll, an improvement over his 2013 performance, as he and first lady Michelle Obama applied a health and activity theme to the colorful annual springtime South Lawn ritual.
When I was a kid I had plenty of pictures taken with Santa Claus. Once I even had Santa visit me at my house. Magical times. Good memories. Never, not once, did my parents make the mistake of trying to have me take a picture with the Easter Bunny.