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Pastors in DeKalb County area prepare messages of faith for Easter

On Sunday morning, as the sun rose it was discovered that Jesus had resurrected from the dead, and that the tomb was empty. The Holy Week is celebrated by Christians who observe Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday prior to Easter Sunday.


Kane Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday

Kane Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday

Hailie Fisher says, "I am totally blind and have been every since birth". Hunt begins at 2:30 p.m. And go they did. "All had candy or prizes in them", Moose Lodge Governor Jim Pierce said. Kids were separated by age and no one left without eggs. "Some of the guests broke the line, and they were jumping over the barricades and the tensions were so high", he said.


Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Utah Representative Rob Bishop spoke staunchly against the designation of Bear Ears National Monument in February. "This is a frightening step toward dismantling the protection of some of America's most important and iconic places: our national parks and monuments", says KierĂ¡n Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity, in a statement .



Australia follows USA over India-leaning visa programme

The US administration has said that with the new reforms to the H1-B visa programme, they will now employ a merit-based vetting system, which will only allow highly-skilled foreign workers to get through. Turnbull, struggling with poor voter approval ratings, rejected suggestions the visa policy change was in response to far-right wing political parties, such as One Nation, demanding more nationalistic policies.



Trump Might Need Democrats' Support For Tax Reform

The White House on Wednesday was to release broad outlines of a tax plan that would cut the top rate for small businesses from 39.6 percent to 15 percent, according to an official with knowledge of the plan. In big families, this tax exemption can add up. That plan would have allowed parents to deduct the cost of child care from their income, which would not have provided much tax savings to lower-income families that don't owe much in income taxes.


Uber plan to introduce flying taxis by 2020

Uber plan to introduce flying taxis by 2020

Uber has plans underway to start offering the flying taxis service in Dallas, three years from now. After changing the face of taxi travelling across the world, Uber is now looking to take on the skies as well with flying taxis. Holden said its initial tests showed the cost per passenger mile will be $1.32, roughly 10 cents more than current UberX rates. There a more than a dozen companies working with Uber in realizing flying taxis for the future.