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by | January 03, 2018 | 01:58

The top Powerball prize is now a $440 million annuity, or $278 million in cash. The Mega Millions jackpot for tonight's drawing is up to $361 million. The Mega Millions drawing is televised every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. on selected television stations. Mega millions made a change in October, giving you more numbers to choose from - and making it harder to win.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:54

Hatchs decision clears the way for the political resurrection of Romney, the former MA governor and 2012 Republican presidential nominee who is now a Utah resident and is popular in the Mormon-heavy state. Brown, a liberal firebrand, said people know Republicans want to help the rich because it's "in their DNA". The dispute occurred as Republicans pushed a near $1.5 trillion, 10-year tax cut for businesses and individuals through the Senate Finance Committee over Democrats' objections.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:53

The spread between USA crude and Brent hit the narrowest in almost two weeks. The session high of $67.29 was the highest since May 2015. The 14-member cartel, Russian Federation and nine other crude producers announced plans to extend their output cuts until the end of 2018.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:52

Chopper 4 was over the scene and showed thick smoke pouring out of windows of the four-story building while firefighters worked to get the blaze under control. "I woke up my husband, my kids and said listen there's a fire in the building", a woman who lived at the address told ABC7NY. The flames quickly spread through the building.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:52

UNRWA works in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and the Gaza Strip. The demonstrations in Iran, which have erupted against a backdrop of rising food and gasoline prices, began Thursday in the northeastern city of Mashhad before spreading to other cities.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:08

On New Year's Eve, Sunday, December 31st, Round Rock police performed a welfare check on a woman who was found dead inside a home. Terry Allen Miles is a person of interest associated with the suspicious death. A neighbor said there were red flags, and that police were called to the home before. Early this morning, police suspected they may be headed for Louisiana.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:55

The Indian Medical Association has called off its pan Indian doctors' strike after the Medical Commission Bill was made a decision to be sent to a standing committee. As per the reports, the government is bringing up the new bill today. IMA President expressed his apprehension that the bill will increase corruption in medical education and will push up cost of medical education very high while standard of medical education will fall definitely.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:30

Temperatures will be in the teens at midnight, including in the city, with a wind chill in the low single digits. A low pressure system moves by offshore and gives us a chance for snow Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Even though the thermometer will read 20°, it'll feel more like it's in the single digits thanks to winds driving out of the north at 10 to 15 miles per hour.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:15

The 27-year-old became a prominent civil-rights activist after her father, Eric Garner , was killed after being put in a chokehold by a New York City police officer in 2014. "The only thing I can say is that she was a warrior", Garner's mother, Esaw Snipes, said in an interview Saturday. When Erica arrived, she saw a cell phone video of her father being taken down by several officers, while saying "I can't breathe" 11 times and falling unconscious.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:29

New Year's at Noon was about ringing in 2018 for those who might be asleep when the clock strikes midnight, or who might fall asleep trying to make it there. "Parents can bring their kids out and not keep the kids up late, but still let them have a New Year's Eve experience". The Tony's Pizza Events Center, Salina Parks & Rec, and Rocking M Media hosted the 4th annual " Noon Year's Eve " event.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:25

State Department spokesperson said. The private aircraft, a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan registered as TI-BEI, was part of Nature Air's fleet, officials said. Costa Rican officals have confirmed there were no survivors. He identified the pilot as Juan Manuel Retana and described him as very experienced.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:39

Latest reports state that three terrorists were killed in the operation. Meanwhile, the internet services have been slowed down. Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti and two former CM and NC president and working president Dr Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah have condoled the death of CRPF personnel.

by | December 31, 2017 | 06:05

People began dropping off bags of coats and clothes - and even brand new toys - the night before the drive began Saturday morning. "As a father, you always have to feel sad when you get such news about your son, and I thought maybe he's coming back", Mensah said.

by | December 31, 2017 | 06:03

The biggest Mega Millions jackpot was $656 million. The drawing for Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot now sits at $337 million. Powerball is played in 44 states, as well as Washington, D.C.; Puerto Rico; and the U.S. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot is one in more than 292 million, according to the lottery's website, while the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot is one in more than 302 million.

by | December 31, 2017 | 05:38

Pence, who has often described himself as 'a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order, ' has a history of taking positions that place him at odds with the LGBTQ community. As governor of Indiana, Pence famously supported the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which many feared would have allowed discrimination against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

by | December 31, 2017 | 05:09

He also described the candidate of the ruling Unity Party, Vice President Joseph Boakai as a true statesman for his sportsmanship and respect for the ballot box in conceding defeat. And in a related development, the USA has congratulated the people of Liberia on the successful conclusion of the presidential run-off election, and President-elect George Weah on his victory.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:30

Soon after this happened, Asha apologized accused the constable of abusing and pushing her. "I want a proper investigation in this matter as per law". The complaint mentioned that lady constable did not allow her to enter in the Congress Office where she was invited to attend the meeting having entry pass.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:26

So-called Islamic State said it was behind the attack. Community members said numerous people inside the center at the time were educated young people and children taking religious classes. He said one reporter at the agency had been killed and one injured. It also says one journalist was killed and others were wounded. The Islamic State, a militant Sunni extremist group, regards Shiites as heretical, and some analysts have said it is attempting to drive a wedge between Afghan's ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:24

Once again, we will be under a Wind Chill Advisory for the rest of the night and into Sunday. The National Weather Service says these cold temperatures can cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes of exposed skin. The high on New Year's Day on Monday is expected to be about 3 degrees above zero. The combination of cold temperatures down into the single digits, below zero in some spots, combined with steady winds will create unsafe wind chill values.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:20

Liberia , a nation founded by freed American slaves, is seeing its first democratic transfer of power in more than 70 years as Sirleaf, a Nobel Peace Prize victor, steps down. Celebrations have begun in Liberia after former FIFA World Player of the Year George Weah won the West African nation's presidential election by a wide margin.

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:26

Then, when Penn State needed a long, game-clinching drive, the McSorley-Barkley tandem came through, eating up 6:13 of clock to all but secure the win, though kicker Tyler Davis missed his lone field-goal attempt. Before the play, the Huskies (10-3) hadn't allowed a run over 35 yards all season. The Nittany Lions were up 28-14 on Washington . Washington couldn't score on its final drive.

by | December 30, 2017 | 03:08

Political rallies are rare in Iran, but demonstrations are often held over economic issues such as layoffs, nonpayment of salaries, and price hikes. Thousands of people also marched in protest in cities of Qom (central Iran), Hamedan (west), Isfahan (central Iran), Shiraz (southern Iran), Rasht, Sari and Qaemshahr (northern Iran), Qazvin (northwest of Tehran), Khorramshahr and Ahwaz (southwestern Iran), Khorramabad (western Iran), Quchan, Bojnourd, and Sabzevar (eastern Iran).

by | December 30, 2017 | 03:07

New Year's Day will be bright but bitterly cold with highs in the low to mid 10s. We could see a flake or two with a passing cold front in the northern half of the region with a passing cold front, but I don't expect much. Morning wind chill values will likely be in single digits with some spots seeing values close to zero. However, the area could experience one of its hardest freezes Monday night into Tuesday with temperatures dropping as low as 20 degrees.

by | December 30, 2017 | 03:02

Holland faded dramatically in the second half of last season , while Davis was a one-man bullpen for the Cubs. The Davis deal includes a fourth-year option that could push the deal upwards of $60 million. The average annual value of the deal surpasses the contract Aroldis Chapman signed with the New York Yankees that pays him $17.2m per season. Holland is now the top relief pitcher available and should ultimately garner a contract worth nearly as much as the one Davis got.

by | December 30, 2017 | 02:13

Medical and security sources said six of the dead were church-goers and three were police. Earlier reports by security sources and state media said at least two attackers were involved, and that one was shot dead and another fled the scene.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:12

Police said they have arrested a man in connection with the death of a Brooklyn woman whose body was found at the bottom of a stairwell is now in custody. . She was apparently strangled and thrown down he stairs, law enforcement sources said. Neighbors told the newspaper they were shocked by the violent tragedy.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:09

The attacks shook Kabul a day after the US Marine Forces reported the death of a suspected Taliban leader, Qari Fida Mohammad, which, however, was claimed to have taken place much earlier. President Ashraf Ghani's spokesperson condemned the "unpardonable" crime, and his office has ordered a full investigation into the attack. The attack took place at about 10.30am local time.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:07

Actress Patricia Arquette also criticized the magazine , writing, "Hey STOP TELLING WOMEN WHAT THE F-CK THEY SHOULD DO OR CAN DO". President Donald Trump blasted Vanity Fair on Thursday morning after the publication apologized for posting a "sexist" video earlier in the week, encouraging Hillary Clinton to take up knitting after her defeat in the 2016 presidential election.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:06

In Michigan, one ticket sold matched four white balls and the Powerball to win $50,000. Coincidentally, there are two chances to win $300 million, since the Mega Millions jackpot has also rolled over to a $306 million prize. IN now holds the record for Powerball jackpot winners. So far there have been five Powerball winners in 2017. The largest lottery prize in US history was a $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot, which was split between three ticket-holders in January 2016, CNN reported.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:53

Minutes before the Alabama election canvassing board met to certify the result, a circuit judge in Montgomery County denied Republican Roy Moore's last-ditch request for a temporary restraining order to prevent certifying Jones as victor.