California gas leak is so bad that governor evacuates 30000 people

The gas company, which acknowledges that the odorant in natural gas is "unpleasant" but maintains the leak " does not pose an imminent threat to public safety ", has paid to relocate thousands of families living near the breached storage facility. More..

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Powerball jackpot jumps to $900 million

EST. To win the jackpot, a ticket holder has to match all the numbers on the six balls selected. Judy Drucker, a spokeswoman for the New Jersey Lottery, said the lure of the biggest payout ever has created ...More..

4.3 magnitude earthquakes rattles Southen California
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

4.3 magnitude earthquakes rattles Southen California

The temblor was followed by several apparent aftershocks, including one with a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 at 5:53 p.m. and another with a preliminary magnitude of 3.2,  according to the USGS . There was no da...More..

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Powerball jackpot reaches $900 million

Powerball lottery officials are expecting more than $400 million in ticket sales on Saturday alone thanks to the jackpot soaring to $900 million. If the Powerball drawing Saturday has no victor, the jackpot f...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Baseball Hall of Fame: Piazza to wear Mets cap in Hall

Rather than having everyone celebrate the end of the work week by heading to happy hour, the Mariners began the weekend by announcing that the team would be retiring Griffey's iconic No. Piazza made the annou...More..

Oil prices hits 12-year low
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Oil prices hits 12-year low

In London , Brent crude for February delivery, the European benchmark, was down $1.46, or 3.5%, at $32.77. Similarly, the oil for January contracts moved up by Rs 10 or 0.44 per cent to Rs 2,264 per barrel w...More..

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What if a Canadian wins the $1-billion Powerball lottery?

The record-breaking estimated $800 million Powerball jackpot has local lottery players crossing their fingers as they pack into convenience stores and gas stations to buy $2 tickets for a shot at the big priz...More..

Powerball Fever Sweeps The Area As Jackpot Climbs
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Powerball Fever Sweeps The Area As Jackpot Climbs

They're hoping to get a piece of the largest Powerball jackpot in USA history. One hopeful woman said she'd provide for her loved ones. Lottery ticket sales continue through Saturday. Boeschoten Springer wrot...More..

USA natural gas futures little changed on cold weather forecasts
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

USA natural gas futures little changed on cold weather forecasts

Spot prices at Henry Hub opened relatively low previous year and proceeded to fall. Prices at the Algonquin Citygate, which serves Boston, and at Transcontinental Pipeline's Zone 6, which serves New York City, ...More..

Powerball Hits $800M: Where to Buy Tickets in Lynnfield
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Powerball Hits $800M: Where to Buy Tickets in Lynnfield

It's the largest lottery jackpot in almost a year and the sixth-largest ever in North America. With the jackpot over 800 million dollars, business is good. If you have extra cash and are thinking of buying al...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Dow Jones plummets nearly 400 points

Four of the 10 largest tech companies in the Bay Area posted a performance the same or a bit better than the S&P 500: Mountain View-based Google owner Alphabet fell 2.4 percent, San Jose-based Cisco Systems s...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Peyton Manning as the starter is the right call by Broncos coach

We saw the inverse of this last week as Gary Kubiak inserted Peyton Manning back at QB last week against San Diego while the Denver offense was struggling. When first informed of Kubiak's decision to go with ...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch's Mother Tonya Arraigned in Texas

The Tarrant County sheriff's department said in a news release that Tonya Couch was being taken to jail. Couch said that she is married to Fred Couch. She was transported from Mexico to California by U.S. Marsh...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

TNT's 'Rizzoli & Isles' coming to an end

TNT has been taking very definitive steps recently to get rid of its older TV originals in the attempt to bring in newer, edgier fare. TNT's crime drama Rizzoli & Isles will be signing off after its upcomi...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

A pair of earthquakes rattle both Northern and Southern California

But a USGS seismologist now says more big earthquakes , magnitude 4.0 or even much larger in the same area are likely. Moore, who lives a little more than a mile from the epicenter, said the temblor woke his...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Oil prices rebound from 12-year lows

Buy-side opportunities are also seen in the oil market this year after a 70 percent price plunge over the past 18 months, two fund sources said. " Oil remains under pressure amid concerns about China's econo...More..

by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Obama Has No Patience For Anderson Cooper In Gun Control Interview

A series of mass shootings has punctuated Obama's time in office, and after he failed to convince Congress to toughen up gun laws, the president said he wanted to have a national debate about guns in his fi...More..

by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Saudis predict $29 oil price in 2016

No details on the country's oil price assumption or crude export levels were disclosed. King Salman said the budget came "in light of the decrease in oil prices, the economic and regional and worldwide financ...More..

Powerball jackpot largest in U.S. history
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Powerball jackpot largest in U.S. history

She has put that behind her and is looking forward to Saturday's drawing. Powerball tickets are sold by 47 lotteries: Iowa, 43 other states, the District of Columbia, U.S. states shared the winnings. How to...More..

Obama Executive Action: New Gun Control Orders
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Obama Executive Action: New Gun Control Orders

An executive order can be reversed by the president who succeeds Obama . "We're talking about the guys who are selling a lot of guns and have avoided regulations, licensing and background checks ". The gr...More..