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Sri Lankan police spokesman says 207 dead, 450 injured in series of Easter Sunday blastsSri Lankan police spokesman says 207 dead, 450 injured in series of Easter Sunday blasts
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
A relative of a blast victim grieves outside a morgue in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sunday, April 21, 2019.  More than hundred were killed and hundreds more hospitalized with injuries from eight blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka's capital on Easter Sunday, officials said, the worst violence to hit the South Asian country since its civil war ended a decade ago. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
The Latest: Chinese, Portuguese citizens killed in Sri LankaThe Latest: Chinese, Portuguese citizens killed in Sri Lanka attacks
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Sri Lankan army soldiers secure the area around St. Anthony's Shrine after a blast in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sunday, April 21, 2019. More than hundred people were killed and hundreds more hospitalized from injuries in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, a security official told The Associated Press, in the biggest violence in the South Asian country since its civil war ended a decade ago. (AP Photo/ Rohan Karunarathne )
A look at Sri Lanka's troubled recent history marked by warA look at Sri Lanka's troubled recent history marked by war as deadly violence explodes again
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
Sri Lankan authorities impose 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew after series of blasts that killed at least 190Sri Lankan authorities impose 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew after series of blasts that killed at least 190
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sri Lanka's defense minister says seven suspects have been arrested following series of blasts that killed at least 190Sri Lanka's defense minister says seven suspects have been arrested following series of blasts that killed at least 190
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sri Lanka's deputy transport minister says 190 dead in series of Easter Sunday blastsSri Lanka's deputy transport minister says 190 dead in series of Easter Sunday blasts
The Associated Press1 hour ago
ADDS DETAIL OF THE PLACE - This image made from video provided by Hiru TV shows damage inside St. Anthony's Shrine after a blast in Colombo, Sunday, April 21, 2019. Near simultaneous blasts rocked three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. (Hiru TV via AP)
Explosions kill at least 140 in Sri Lanka on Easter SundayAt least 140 people have been killed and nearly 500 wounded in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sri Lanka military spokesman: 2 more blasts in outskirts of capital, hours after 6 blasts rock churches and hotelsSri Lanka military spokesman: 2 more blasts in outskirts of capital, hours after 6 blasts rock churches and hotels
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Sri Lanka state-run newspaper reports 129 dead in Easter Sunday blasts targeting 3 churches and 3 hotelsSri Lanka state-run newspaper reports 129 dead in Easter Sunday blasts targeting 3 churches and 3 hotels
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Sri Lanka hospital spokesman: Easter Sunday blasts kill 30, wound 283 othersSri Lanka hospital spokesman: Easter Sunday blasts kill 30, wound 283 others
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Sri Lanka security official says 6 near simultaneous blasts hit 3 churches and 3 hotels frequented by touristsSri Lanka security official says 6 near simultaneous blasts hit 3 churches and 3 hotels frequented by tourists
The Associated Press7 hours ago
A second explosion rocks St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo in Sri Lanka, north of capital ColomboA second explosion rocks St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo in Sri Lanka, north of capital Colombo
The Associated Press8 hours ago
An explosion hits church in Sri Lanka's a capital on Easter Sunday, causing casualties among worshippersAn explosion hits church in Sri Lanka's a capital on Easter Sunday, causing casualties among worshippers
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Texas cancer center ousts 3 over Chinese data theft concernsA prominent cancer center in Houston says it has ousted three scientists whom federal authorities suggested are involved in Chinese efforts to steal American research
The Associated Press17 hours ago
India's chief justice accused of sexual harassmentA former employee of India's Supreme Court has accused the country's chief justice of sexual harassment, an accusation that was vehemently denied by the judge
The Associated Press20 hours ago
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