$1.3 Billion Powerball Jackpot Awaits in Wednesday Drawing

No one matched all six Powerball numbers Saturday night, leading to the astronomical prize. "You can throw out the statistics", said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery, Fox News reported . Roughly 95 percent of Powerball tickets... More..

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Seahawks ready to renew rivalry with Panthers
by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Seahawks ready to renew rivalry with Panthers

The Vikings offense failed to reach the end zone, was 0-of-2 in red-zone attempts, 3-of-13 on third down and mustered a mere 183 yards of total offense. Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll was still thawing ou...More..

by | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Cruz ahead in Iowa, Trump in NH, Sanders-Clinton close in both

Trump on Monday pointed to Harvard scholar Laurence Tribe who has also raised questions about Cruz's eligibility. Asked whether he thought Cruz was a natural-born citizen, Trump said: "I don't know". For now, t...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Pop icon David Bowie dies of cancer, aged 69

Mr. De-Whytell, 58, said that in hindsight, he thinks Bowie's album Blackstar, which was released on Friday, was a goodbye to his fans. The years following would yield a string of hits that includes " Heroes ",...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

David Bowie Has Died, the Musician's Representative Has Confirmed

The former Mrs. Bowie says that she and David Bowie met through their mutual friend, record executive Dr. Calvin Mark Lee. A rep for Channel 5 has said: "Following the very sad news of David Bowie's death...More..

Oil Prices Enter Day 2 Of 2016 In Volatile State
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Oil Prices Enter Day 2 Of 2016 In Volatile State

As a result of this, Natixis says it expects the price of Brent to remain under pressure in the first quarter at around $38 per barrel, after which it expects it to rise to an average of $57 per barrel for th...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Golden Globes 2016: Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio reunited after award wins

The win puts him one step closer to the coveted Oscar that has so far eluded him. DiCaprio, who got a standing ovation from his Hollywood peers, said he wanted to share the award with all the indigenous commu...More..

Partner of murdered Sian Blake arrested in Ghana
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Partner of murdered Sian Blake arrested in Ghana

Speaking to ITV before Simpson-Kent's arrest, the actress' sister, Ava Blake, said the family believed he was responsible for killing her and the couple's sons. The Metropolitan Police spoke to Mr Simpson-Ken...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Wednesday's Record-Setting Powerball Drawing Climbs To $1.3 Billion

The winning numbers were 16-19-32-34-57 and the Powerball number 13. The jackpot has ballooned since its Nov. 4 starting point of $40 million and spurred huge ticket sales. Lottery officials say a winner would ...More..

Anglican primates seek to ease divisions at meeting this week
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Anglican primates seek to ease divisions at meeting this week

They say the Church must acknowledge members around the world have been treated as "second-class citizens". The Church has confirmed the letter will be discussed at the upcoming meeting. "It was time to sta...More..

Winners, losers at Golden Globes
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Winners, losers at Golden Globes

The actress has been praised by some for calling out the behavior, while others have branded it insensitive as the journalist's first language most likely isn't English and that he was using his phone to read o...More..

Bridge closure blocks Trans-Canada highway in Northern Ontario: Ontario mayor says
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Bridge closure blocks Trans-Canada highway in Northern Ontario: Ontario mayor says

Harvey said the bridge has only been open for about two months ago and was the largest most expensive bridge project ever undertaken in Ontario. The Nipigon River Bridge is closed "for an indefinite time du...More..

No Powerball winner, jackpot at $1.3 billion
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

No Powerball winner, jackpot at $1.3 billion

According  to a release from the Arkansas Scholarship lottery, there was no jackpot victor Saturday (Jan. 9), but three Arkansas players who bought tickets in Van Buren, Bella Vista and Conway won $50,000 each....More..

Powerball Lottery Jackpot Hits $1.3 Billion - Here Are The Other Record
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Powerball Lottery Jackpot Hits $1.3 Billion - Here Are The Other Record

Kelly Cripe with the Texas Lottery, which is part of the Multi-State Lottery Association, says the $1.3 billion figure is the world's largest - and is likely to get bigger. Anndrea Smith, 30, said Saturday that...More..

No winner in $950M Powerball; estimated jackpot Wednesday swells to $1.3B
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

No winner in $950M Powerball; estimated jackpot Wednesday swells to $1.3B

Back in 2012, people were going insane for the Mega Millions when the jackpot became the then-largest in American history at more than $600 million, which seems small compared to the current $1.3 billion Pow...More..

Duchess of Cambridge attends memorial service to end birthday week
by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Duchess of Cambridge attends memorial service to end birthday week

The presence of the Middleton family on the Sandringham Estate suggests that they have been staying with Kate and William at Anmer Hall for Kate's birthday celebrations. William and Kate had not been expected t...More..

by | Monday, January 11, 2016

Vontaze Burfict Is The NFL's Dirtiest Player

As officials were sorting out the penalty and trainers came to Brown's aid,  Bengals ’  cornerback  Adam Jones  drew an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty when he got in a verbal altercation with  Steelers ’  as...More..

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders now even in Iowa, New Hampshire
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders now even in Iowa, New Hampshire

The clip, posted on Trump's Instagram account, showed a succession of pictures, among them one of former United States president Bill Clinton standing beside Lewinsky, the White House intern with whom he had ...More..

No Powerball victor, jackpot may reach $1.3 billion
by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

No Powerball victor, jackpot may reach $1.3 billion

To win the jackpot , a ticket must have all six numbers correct. While you'd make back some of your investment on smaller prizes paid for matching three, four or five numbers plus the Powerball, chances are it...More..

by | Sunday, January 10, 2016

National Lottery: Two ticket holders to share record £66m Lotto jackpot

The prize would shatter the previous record for a USA lottery jackpot of $656 million, scooped up by three winning tickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas in March 2012. One of those to enter the jackp...More..