A view of St. Sebastian’s Church damaged in a blast Sunday in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. At least 290 people were killed and hundreds more hospitalized with injuries from nine blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka’s capital on Easter Sunday, officials said. (AP Photo/Chamila Karunarathne)

A view of St. Sebastian’s Church damaged in a blast Sunday in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. At least 290 people were killed and hundreds more hospitalized with injuries from nine blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka’s capital on Easter Sunday, officials said. (AP Photo/Chamila Karunarathne)

Explosions kill at least 290 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Seven suspects had been arrested, though no one immediately claimed responsibility for the blasts.

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