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Volunteers Chris Braitsch, left, Karina Ayubi unload blankets donated by the American Red Cross as a Nor'easter approaches in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Little Ferry, N.J., a town that was flooded during the storm and where some residents were still without power. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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** FILE ** A religious statue stands in the fire-scorched landscape of Breezy Point after a Nor'easter snowstorm on Nov. 8, 2012, in New York. The beachfront neighborhood was devastated during Superstorm Sandy when a fire pushed by the raging winds destroyed many homes. (Associated Press)

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Damon Rasinya carts debris Nov. 8, 2012, from his family home past the fire-scorched landscape of Breezy Point in New York after a Nor'easter snowstorm. The beachfront neighborhood was devastated during Superstorm Sandy when a fire pushed by the raging winds destroyed many homes. (Associated Press)

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Bill Klipp of Florida works on cleaning out his father's flood-damaged home on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Brick, N.J. The city is ordering mandatory evacuations in advance of an approaching nor'easter and in the wake of superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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Bill Klipp of Florida works on cleaning out his father's flood-damaged home on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Brick, N.J. The city is ordering mandatory evacuations in advance of an approaching nor'easter and in the wake of superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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Umbrellas were everywhere in New York's Times Square on Sunday as a spring nor'easter brought consistent rain to a rain-starved East Coast. (Associated Press)

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Umbrellas were everywhere in New York's Times Square on Sunday as a spring nor'easter brought consistent rain to a rain-starved East Coast. (Associated Press)

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Jacob England, 19, (left) and Alvin Watts, 32, were arraigned Monday in an Easter weekend shooting spree that in Tulsa, Okla., that left three black men dead and two wounded. (Tulsa, Okla. Police Department via The Tulsa World)

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Art Menendez (left) and Javern Carothers, of Costa Mesa, Calif., raise their hands in prayer during the Surf City Alive Easter sunrise service in Huntington Beach, Calif. (Orange County Register via Associated Press)

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Pope Benedict XVI, holding a tall, lit, white candle, enters a hushed and darkened St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican Saturday, April 7, 2012, to begin the Vatican's Easter vigil service. Except for the twinkle of camera flashes, the basilica was almost pitch-black as the thousands of faithful in pews awaited Benedict's arrival Saturday night. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito)

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Pope Benedict XVI, holding a tall, lit, white candle, enters a hushed and darkened St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican Saturday, April 7, 2012, to begin the Vatican's Easter vigil service. Except for the twinkle of camera flashes, the basilica was almost pitch-black as the thousands of faithful in pews awaited Benedict's arrival Saturday night. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito)

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The National Retail Federation has found that the 82 percent of Americans who celebrate Easter will spend a total of $16.8 billion on food, decorations and apparel this year. (Orange County Register via Associated Press)

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A creamy frittata with asparagus and ham can be a low-fat substitute for the beloved quiche on the Easter brunch table. (Associated Press)

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A creamy frittata with asparagus and ham can be a low-fat substitute for the beloved quiche on the Easter brunch table. (Associated Press)

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Anastas Karaj (right), a shepherd from the village of Selta in central Albania, and close friend Arif Hoxhollari, a shepherd from the neighboring Muslim village, sit side by side at the table for an Easter meal in Selta. Singing together is a welcome part of the meal. (Eckehard Pistrick/Special to The Washington Times)

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Anastas Karaj, a shepherd from the village of Selta in central Albania, encourages the old women to sing at Easter service. Orthodox women of Shpati traditionally wear white headscarves. (Eckehard Pistrick/Special to The Washington Times)

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Every family in the small mountain village of Selta in central Albania prepares freshly baked Easter bread in their home oven in the yard. (Eckehard Pistrick/Special to The Washington Times)

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The village photographer in Selta, Albania, poses with a basket of colored Easter eggs — a tradition that was strictly forbidden under the communist regime. (Eckehard Pistrick /Special to The Washington Times)

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Orthodox Christian and Muslim shepherds share an Easter meal in front of the house of shephard Anastas Karaj in the village of Selta in central Albania. Easter bread, fresh olives, puff pastry and goat meat are all part of the traditional Easter meal. (Eckehard Pistrick/Special to The Washington Times)

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President Obama speaks during the Easter prayer breakfast in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Wednesday, April 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)