- Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty for her part in the US college admissions scandal
- American diver Victor Vescovo makes the deepest dive ever to the bottom of the Mariana trench at 10,927m (35,849ft), and finds a plastic bag
- China retatiates against the US as their trade war escalates, raising tariffs on $60 billion worth of goods affecting over 4,000 items
- Diary of Dutch statesman Johan van Oldenbarnevelt's last days rediscovered and displayed for the 400th anniversary of his execution
Former President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir is charged in connection with the deaths of protesters the previous month
- New study on the moon shows it is still shrinking with recent moonquakes as it cools, published in journal "Nature Geoscience"
- Sri Lanka imposes a nationwide curfew from 9pm to 4am to curb violence against Muslims after the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks
- The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, Greystone G &CC: Steve Stricker wins his first career major title by 6 strokes ahead of Billy Andrade, Paul Goydos & David Toms