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Monday, April 4

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Sen. Toomey to vote against Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmation: Toomey released a statement Sunday saying he has concerns about the Supreme Court nominee's "history of judicial activism" and record on child pornography sentencings. (Source: Capital-Star)

Health council warned about avian flu: Since December, avian flu has been documented in more than two dozen states, including Pennsylvania. Farmers could suffer economically if their flocks are infected and have to be put down, the Penn State Extension's Gregory Martin told Lancaster County's Health Advisory Council. (Source: LNP)

Local women collect donations for animal welfare in Ukraine: Tetyana Hershey and Olena Rowe partnered with Raven Ridge Wildlife Center on a fundraiser Sunday at the Hertzog Homestead. (Source: ABC 27)

Manheim Township to hold forum on comprehensive plan: The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 18 on Zoom, and stems from the county's places2040 plan. (Source: LNP)

National/world roundup: World leaders vow sanctions against Russia over civilian killings in Ukraine. (Source: UPI) Six dead, 12 injured in Sacramento mass shooting. (Source: ABC News) Senate panel votes today on advancing Ketanji Brown Jackson Supreme Court nomination. (Source: CNN) Disgraced comedian Louis C.K. wins a Grammy. (Source: NPR) WHO says 99% of world population breathes bad air. (Source: AP)