A Look Centuries-Old Misconceptions About Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene has been characterized as a prostitute for hundreds of years — which has no basis in the Biblical text. Washington Post columnist Petula Dvorak explains why the myth has persisted.

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Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter

Easter is one of the few times the 3-year-old war in Eastern Ukraine takes a hiatus. The overnight curfew lifted on Saturday so residents could pray and play all night into Easter Sunday.

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Cleveland Police On Manhunt For Suspect Who Killed A Man On Facebook Live

A man named Steve Stephens is reportedly on the run in Cleveland, Ohio after shooting an elderly man to death on the street — and broadcasting the killing on Facebook Live.

Stephens, who is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached, appears to have killed the older man on the street — who was completely unknown to him — for absolutely no reason.

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Now, police are worried that Stephens has killed other people, or that he may soon kill more people unless he’s caught.

Social media is buzzing right now because of this story, and we’ll have further updates as they become available. We will not share the video of the murder itself which has been captured on Facebook earlier; it’s far too disturbing and inappropriate.

For now, here’s the latest from Twitter on Stephens’ identity and more (below):