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Jade Bird Debuts Self-Titled Album

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British musician Jade Bird is out with her debut self-titled album, Jade Bird. She talks with NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer about how she expresses herself through songwriting.

Parisians and visitors from around the world mark Easter days after part of the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral burned.

It's National Poetry Month, and for our series #NPRPoetry, NPR's Sacha Pfeiffer speaks with poet Alberto Rios, who combed Twitter for his favorite original poems.

Christians around the world gathered on Sunday to mark the end of Holy Week and celebrate Easter.

Festivities took on many forms. While some worshipers reenacted the Passion of the Christ, others gathered for candle-lit services or colorful processions.


At least 200 people have been killed and hundreds more wounded in eight blasts across Sri Lanka. The coordinated bombings targeted luxury hotels and churches in the country. Joining us now to discuss the latest news is journalist Lisa Fuller, who joins us from Colombo. Lisa, what have you seen there on the ground?