Powerball Jackpot For Wednesday's Drawing Soars to $1.5 Billion

During this span, two $1 million prize winning tickets have been sold in MA, including one in Saturday's drawing sold at Clarendon Wine Co., 563 Boylston St. Powerball players have spent a total of $2.26 billion on tickets since the last time there w... More..

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Powerball Jackpot Hopefuls Prepare for Wednesday's $1.5 Billion Drawing
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Powerball Jackpot Hopefuls Prepare for Wednesday's $1.5 Billion Drawing

That means residents of states without Powerball are driving to neighboring states to play the lottery and probably spending money on gas, soda or doughnuts in the process. If a victor takes a one-time lump sum...More..

VW to buy back up to fifth of USA cheating cars
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

VW to buy back up to fifth of USA cheating cars

That resolution could include a penalty that addresses the environmental and public- health damages from VW's polluting cars and hefty enough to deter future cheating,  said  Luke Tonachel, a senior analyst wit...More..

AAA report: California gas prices worst in nation, Fresno almost 70 cents
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

AAA report: California gas prices worst in nation, Fresno almost 70 cents

It was the first time in almost seven years that gas prices in the area dropped below $2 per gallon, according to Jana Tidwell, manager of public and government affairs for AAA Mid-Atlantic. Nationally, prices ...More..

Microsoft Ends Windows 8 Support, Wants Users To Upgrade
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Microsoft Ends Windows 8 Support, Wants Users To Upgrade

After strong early adoption, things are already starting to cool. Recently another milestone was reached when people have spent over 11 billion hours on Windows 10 in December alone, spending more time on Win...More..

by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Alabama Defeats Clemson in College Football Playoff Championship Game

See photos of Clemson's warm up before the game . Clemson coach Dabo Swinney wasn't as diplomatic. GREENE: I mean that's - he's doing everything. Saban said what could have been a breakout season for Ho...More..

David Bowie, remembered in 9 songs that sampled him
by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

David Bowie, remembered in 9 songs that sampled him

Produced by Nile Rodgers (of Chic fame ) it contained the title song and China Girl . While Bowie's condition was concealed from the public and most who knew him personally, he gave clues about his im...More..

by | Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Powerball jackpot climbs to world-record $1.5 billion

Forbes magazine notes that you can expect to pay tens of millions in American taxes , should you win Powerball. The odds of winning are one in 292 million - so remote that you are 246 times more likely to be h...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Microsoft rolls out cellular data app for own SIM card

We take a look at recent reports which claim that the company is now planning to adopt a strategy which revolves around the manufacture of its own specially designed SIM cards. "Laptops and tablets equipped w...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Bowie Dead: The Last Photoshoot Of The Music Legend

Lyrics in the haunting song include: " Look up here, I'm in heaven ". The album has been well received by critics and was intended as a " parting gift " to the world, according to longtime friend and producer...More..

Muscle, glitz and a minivan: A look at Detroit auto show
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Muscle, glitz and a minivan: A look at Detroit auto show

More than 40 new vehicles will vie for the attention of more than 5,000 journalists from around the world during official press previews at the North American International Auto Show Monday and Tuesday. "We'r...More..

Alabama captures national championship
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Alabama captures national championship

Derrick Henry carried thirty six times for one hundred and fifty eight yards and three touchdowns, including a 50-yard. He held off both All-America DE A'Shawn Robinson and speed-rushing situational guy Tim Wil...More..

The Winners of the 2016 Golden Globe Awards
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The Winners of the 2016 Golden Globe Awards

But in more serious moments, Kate Winslet praised what she felt was an "incredible" year for women in film in her Best Actress in a Supporting Role acceptance speech for Steve Jobs. Actors in both shows - Chri...More..

The Division Beta Rumoured For Later This Month
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The Division Beta Rumoured For Later This Month

Chuck a single buck or more to Ubisoft/charity, and you'll get Rainbow Six, Rainbow Six 3, Rainbow Six Vegas , Splinter Cell Chaos Theory, and the original Ghost Recon. Here's hoping that this rumor is true an...More..

Powerball Jackpot Reaches $1.3 Billion for Wednesday Drawing
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball Jackpot Reaches $1.3 Billion for Wednesday Drawing

Players face odds of approximately 1 in 292 million of winning the jackpot, according to statistics on Powerball.com , the Multi-State Lottery Association's website. The jackpot prize requires a ticket holde...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

David Bowie dies from cancer

Bowie and Mary Angela Barnett married in 1970 and divorced in 1980. He changed his name in 1965 to avoid confusion with the Monkees lead singer Davy Jones, choosing Bowie after the inventor of the fighting kn...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball Estimated to Hit $1.3 Billion

Outlets in 44 states and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands experienced a surge in ticket sales that pushed the jackpot to nearly $950 million. The new total crushes both the lott...More..

Ricky Gervais Returns as Host, Provokes Hollywood — Golden Globes
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Ricky Gervais Returns as Host, Provokes Hollywood — Golden Globes

The crowd greeted him with a standing ovation. The Globes have instead grown into one of the most popular award show broadcasts of the year, thanks to increasingly credible nominees, its trademark relaxed atmos...More..

The Powerball Jackpot Is Now an Estimated $1.3 Billion
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

The Powerball Jackpot Is Now an Estimated $1.3 Billion

This history-making Powerball jackpot has skyrocketed sales statewide to $155.8 million for drawings leading up to and including Saturday's record jackpot drawing. Dony Elias, 26, an attendant at Stardust Liq...More..

Stock futures tumble as China allows yuan to fall further
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Stock futures tumble as China allows yuan to fall further

The weaker Chinese currency was spooking investors, as it suggests the Chinese economy is weaker than believed as authorities take bold steps to jumpstart slowing growth. Exceptions to the carnage included Wal-...More..