Powerball Jackpot Now at $800 Million

Big jackpots are a lottery retailer's dream come true. The drawing will be at 10:59 p.m. on Saturday. The odds of this actually happening are 1 in 292.2 million. There's no secret formula to winning the lottery, but past winners have provided some ... More..

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Trump Upstages Obama, Says Throwing Out Protesters Makes Vermont Rally Event Fun

Well, you and I know that’s not true. A lot of the people who stood around in the cold, Trump supporters waiting to get in and opponents holding picket signs, said the rally had kind of a circus feel. Trump s...More..

Mom Awaits Execution of Convicted Serial Killer Oscar Ray Bolin
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Mom Awaits Execution of Convicted Serial Killer Oscar Ray Bolin

Unless an appeals court or the U.S. Supreme Court rules otherwise, Bolin could be executed as early as 6 p.m. Oscar Ray Bolin was sentenced to death for beating and stabbing Teri Lynn Matthews to death in 198...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Convicted murderer Oscar Ray Bolin put to death Thursday

According the Associated Press , reported via MSN , Gov. Rick Scott's office confirmed that Bolin was pronounced dead by lethal injection at 10:16 p.m.at the Florida State Prison in Starke, Florida . B...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Earl Blumenauer Decries Armed Occupation Of Malheur Refuge

Readers who supported the armed standoff said that while they disagreed with the tactics to occupy the refuge and threatened violence if pushed, those readers said that people had a right to stand up to the f...More..

Powerball Pot At Record $800 Million - And Growing
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Powerball Pot At Record $800 Million - And Growing

The chances of picking all six numbers are just one in 292 million. For those who match all five white balls and the red Powerball, the key numbers are the $800 million jackpot, paid out over 30 years or as a...More..

Video may show vehicle used by suspects in Lakeland triple homicide
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Video may show vehicle used by suspects in Lakeland triple homicide

The van was then caught on a nearby surveillance camera, leaving the east Lakeland neighborhood, possibly headed to Miami. The shooting occurred about 6:45 a.m.   "We don't have any idea who the suspect or ...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Mother of Florida serial killer's victim braces for his execution

The attorney for Florida death-row inmate Oscar Ray Bolin says he's filed an appeal for a stay of execution with the U.S. Supreme Court. "Knowing that someone she loves and is married to, and who she truly be...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Donald Trump calls for protester's coat to be confiscated after being heckled

The local police chief told the Free Press they had no choice, because, "They [Trump] have the right to say who's trespassing in violation of their lease agreement, so when people are asked to leave, police...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Powerball jackpot climbs to a record $700M

He's thrown nine touchdown passes and 17 interceptions. The Broncos should probably be concerned about the probability of winning three games in the playoffs - which they'll need to do to win the Super Bow...More..

Authorities suspect bones found by hiker in Ohio are human
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Authorities suspect bones found by hiker in Ohio are human

Authorities said there is a high probability that skeletal remains found in Celina are from a person. Investigators are still on the scene searching the area. Grey said the remains were found by someone walking...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Hold the 'birther' controversy: Ted Cruz is a natural born American

Earlier this week, Trump said he wasn't sure Cruz qualifies to be president because he's not sure he's considered a "natural born citizen" because Cruz was born in Canada. Ben Carson is defending White Hous...More..

Texas teen who invoked 'affluenza' defence tries to flee to Mexico
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Texas teen who invoked 'affluenza' defence tries to flee to Mexico

Speeding on a dark country road outside Burleson, a suburb of Fort Worth, he plowed a pickup truck into four pedestrians, killing all of them, and hit two vehicles before his truck flipped over. The police repo...More..

by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Protesters, Trump supporters face off outside Vermont event

Despite all that, Trump is at ease here, in Burlington, where he says the air is "so nice and clean". [Trump will be campaigning throughout the weekend, making a stop in South Carolina Friday evening, a doubl...More..

Powerball soars to $800 million as states see strong sales
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Powerball soars to $800 million as states see strong sales

Wednesday night's PowerBall jackpot rolled for the 19th time, increasing the jackpot amount to an estimated $ 700 million for Saturday's drawing. Lottery retailers throughout the state are selling Powerball ti...More..

Is Ted Cruz A US Citizen?
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Is Ted Cruz A US Citizen?

Bush . The axiom in Cruz's campaign ad is one that can be applied to many issues in politics today , one that embodies the "as-long-as-it-isn't-me-who-cares?" population in America. "It's the kind of questio...More..

Donald Trump campaign escorts non-supporters out of Vermont rally
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Donald Trump campaign escorts non-supporters out of Vermont rally

Bernie Sanders, Republicans are vying for support in New England ahead of the critical New Hampshire primary, scheduled for Feb. 9, which is viewed by campaigns as a momentum builder in the early-voting season....More..

Without their coach, Gators upset No. 12 Lady Vols 74-66
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Without their coach, Gators upset No. 12 Lady Vols 74-66

Tennessee looks to avoid an 0-2 SEC start by extending its home winning streak to eight games Wednesday night against defensive-minded Florida. With the game tied at 7-7 four minutes in, Nared hit a free throw ...More..

McDonald's Hopes Mozzarella Sticks And 2-For-$2 Menu Will Revive Sales
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

McDonald's Hopes Mozzarella Sticks And 2-For-$2 Menu Will Revive Sales

Through Feb. the 8th, customers may choose two items from the McPick 2 menu for $2. The chain's new promotion includes a bacon cheeseburger , small French fries, small drink , a four-count chicken nuggets ...More..

Ethan Couch: Arrested in Mexico Following Massive Manhunt!
by | Friday, January 08, 2016

Ethan Couch: Arrested in Mexico Following Massive Manhunt!

Couch will allegedly reappear in court and his 48-year-old mother faces arrest for hindering an apprehension. The case dates to June 15, 2013, when Couch and some friends stole beer from a store and went fo...More..