Numbers picked for record Powerball jackpot

This kind of huge jackpot was just what lottery officials hoped for last fall when they changed the odds of matching all the Powerball numbers , from about one in 175 million to one in 292.2 million. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Sales of Powerb... More..

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Cologne: Water cannon used at protests after New Year sex attacks

The mass attacks on women in Cologne and other German cities on New Year's Eve have prompted more than 500 criminal complaints, with Cologne investigations focused largely on asylum seekers or illegal...More..

by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Powerball Ticket Sold In Stockton Misses Jackpot By One Number

If that happens, the victor would have the option of being paid the prize through annual installments over 29 years or opting for an $806 million lump-sum cash payout. Excitement swirled among ticket buyers des...More..

Trump shrugs off jihadist video citing his call to ban Muslims
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Trump shrugs off jihadist video citing his call to ban Muslims

The call was issued after a deadly gun attack in San Bernardino, California, by a husband and wife who are thought to have been radicalized. Mr. Trump said the emergence since then of the al Shabab video do...More..

Obama Says He Was Surprised By Crying At Gun Control Speech
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Obama Says He Was Surprised By Crying At Gun Control Speech

Obama defended his support for the constitutional right to gun ownership while arguing that it is consistent with his efforts to curb mass shootings. President Barack Obama, left, speaks during a CNN televi...More..

Cologne Police Chief Fired After New Year's Eve Rape Fiasco
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Cologne Police Chief Fired After New Year's Eve Rape Fiasco

The Cologne police chief was sacked Friday following reports that authorities in Germany's fourth-largest city may have covered up information that refugees had been connected to sexual attacks against wo...More..

by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Winning Numbers for Record Powerball Jackpot Have Been Drawn

So what should you do if you win the lottery? A few blocks away, Sohan Singh, manager of the 7-Eleven at 201 W. Fillmore Street said big jackpots are good for business. While that can increase the fun of play...More..

China ends one-child policy
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

China ends one-child policy

ISPs and telecommunication companies must provide technical assistance to the government, including decrypting communications, for terrorism-related investigations, according to Xinhua , China's official news ...More..

by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Powerball announces winning numbers in $900M jackpot

The prize, which rises with every drawing that produces a winning series of six numbers held by no ticket buyer, now ranks as the largest jackpot for any lottery in North American history. As of 1 p.m. Saturday...More..

by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

What to know about the $500 million Powerball jackpot

A "Power Play" option that multiplies non-jackpot prizes by up to five times may be added to any Powerball play for $1. The pot keeps growing, but your odds of winning still sit at just one in 292 million ...More..

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul Mock Marco Rubio's 'High-Heeled Booties'
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul Mock Marco Rubio's 'High-Heeled Booties'

Jason Whitely has the story. Dallas police escorted the heckler out of the ballroom , and he refused to answer questions from WFAA. The Florida senator impressed the crowd but few left having decided if he w...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

North Korea Releases Video of Apparently Successful Submarine Missile Test

Last week Pyongyang announced it had successfully carried out its first underground test of an hydrogen bomb. "The Saddam Hussein regime in Iraq and the Gadhafi regime in Libya could not escape the fate of de...More..

Officer-involved shooting investigated in SE Wisconsin
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Officer-involved shooting investigated in SE Wisconsin

Police say no officers were hurt in the shooting, however they are not releasing any additional information. Juan Villanueva lives near the shooting scene. The state Department of Justice's Division of Crimin...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Some key numbers about the giant Powerball drawing

Wasserstein said he understands why so many people buy Powerball tickets, calling it a small price for a chance to dream of many riches. The previous record North American lottery jackpot payout was in March ...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Native American Tribe Says Oregon Armed Occupiers Are Desecrating Sacred Land

The confrontation was all about his "right" to use taxpayer-owned public lands at very affordable prices to run his cattle and earn profits, and when that was taken away, suddenly he started pretending he was T...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Many rush to get Powerball tickets as jackpot surges to $500 million

The owner doesn't know how much money the place would get if a winning Powerball ticket was sold there, but she says so far 2016 is pretty lucky. Director of the Division of the Lottery Gardner Gurney said sa...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Powerball jackpot surges to $800 million ahead of Saturday night drawing

With the jackpot and excitement mounting, long lines formed at stores selling lottery tickets, so the prize continued to grow. An estimated $800 million is up for grabs in Saturday night's big drawing. The nu...More..

by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Powerball Winning Numbers: How To Check If You Won A $500M Jackpot

Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The odds of winning are one in 292.2 million. The winning numbers were 2, 11, 47, 62, 63 with Powerball 17 and Power Play 3. The jackpot was the sixth highest amount it has ever ...More..

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Bhutan
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Bhutan

William and Kate will tour the remote nation in the heart of the region dominated by India and China, and little known to the outside world. More..

President Obama vetoes Health Care Repeal Bill
by | Saturday, January 09, 2016

President Obama vetoes Health Care Repeal Bill

Republicans have argued that the law doesn't work. Other GOP lawmakers also commented on the president's veto. "But we have now demonstrated that, if we elect a Republican president, we can use this same pat...More..