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by | January 06, 2018 | 02:39

Mega Millions , which is now valued at $450 million, will be drawn tonight, January 5; Powerball will be drawn Saturday, Jan 6. The top prize was raised ahead of the drawing Friday night. "They've never both been this high at the same time". The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot is only one-in-around-302 million. The odds of a single ticket hitting all six numbers in the Powerball are 292 million to 1, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:32

The Islamic State (IS) militant group claimed responsibility through its Amaq news agency, although it provided no evidence to back up the claim. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani condemned the "barbaric attack" in a statement, calling it an "inhumane" act.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:18

Five other women have accused Moore of sexual misconduct or of dating them when he was in his 30s and they were teenagers. "My neighbors are just heartbroken, too", she said. Investigators are speaking to a person of interest, but warrants have not been obtained in this case. Johnson says she and her family were not injured but got out only with the clothes on their backs, and are having a hard time finding a rental home.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:59

Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones in a stunning upset last month, firmly denied Corfman's and others' accusations. She instead seeks " a declaratory judgment of defamation, a public apology from Moore, and a court-enforced ban on him or his campaign publicly attacking her again", the Post reports.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:59

Prabhu Ramamoorthy an Indian national has been living in the US on the temporary visa and he was caught abusing a 22-year-old girl sitting next to him. The incident was reported at about 5.30 am, 40 minutes ahead of the flight landing, Jawad said. The wife drew the same story similar story and she added that she approached the flight attendants attempting to change their seats.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:44

Just a few days ago, the Donald Trump administration withheld $255 million military aid to Pakistan and said that things would stay that way until the country took action against the jihadists, militants and local terror outfits on its soil.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:41

David Palmer-Jones, Chief Executive Officer of SUEZ recycling and recovery United Kingdom said: " Taxes on takeaway coffee cups may provide a helpful nudge to consumers to abandon a throw-away culture, but for lasting change, proposals like these need to be part of wider, joined-up reform that shifts the burden of responsibility for all forms of packaging content, recyclability and ultimately their collection, back to the producer".

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:32

The cash option on the prize is an estimated $225.9 million. Powerball made a similar change in 2015. The odds of winning jackpots in either game are incredibly small. "They're sold in the same places, so you might as well double down on the number of days that you can dream". Whether you're a lottery player ot not, you might want to buy some tickets.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:28

Reuters is reporting Western European security sources saying Russian vessels are selling oil products to North Korea via ship-to-ship transfers. The U.N. Of those ships, three were listed earlier this month as Hong Kong-owned and two as mainland-China-owned, sailing under flags of convenience. She urged other countries to sever "all ties" with North Korea, including ceasing trade and expelling North Korean workers.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:54

It's not clear what the relationship between Miles and the children is. Round Rock Police are looking for missing juveniles Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Magret and Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith. Authorities believe they may be headed to Louisiana. Griffith is 5 feet tall and 100 pounds, with light brown hair, brown eyes, braces and a stud on the right side of her nose.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:46

Line: Georgia is a 1.5-favorite over Oklahoma in the 2018 College Football Playoff. A mistake by Oklahoma (12-2) just before halftime proved costly to the Big 12 Conference champion. Georgia also has made one previous appearance in the Rose Bowl, beating UCLA 9-0 on January 1, 1943. But while the clash of Sooners offense and Bulldogs defense takes center stage, the opposite sides of the ball may shape Monday's contest.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:30

Cold temperatures and bitter wind chills will continue across the area today and tomorrow. Sub-freezing temperatures will return Wednesday night and persist through at least Friday afternoon. The National Weather Service is looking at Thursday as the next chance for snow. "Arctic air continues to flow into northern OH and northwest Pennsylvania", the National Weather Service states.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:20

The protests began Thursday in Mashhad over economic issues and have expanded to several cities, with some protesters chanting against the government and the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Rouhani also stressed Monday that Iran "has seen many similar events and passed them easily". MARTIN: An Iranian journalist, who spoke with the protester, asked her, why take the risk when Iran's security forces are so powerful? Demonstrators say they are angry over corruption and economic ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:36

South Korea has seized and inspected a Panama-flagged ship suspected of selling oil to North Korea at sea in violation of United Nations sanctions, maritime authorities said, according to Yonhap News Agency reported. The statement did not address whether or not Russian ships had transferred the fuel. The port is on the west coast, south of Incheon. It did not include even harsher measures sought by Washington that would ban all oil imports and freeze global assets of the government and its ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:40

This was Liberia's first independently run election since the end of its civil wars. "Best wishes for the success of President-elect George Weah , and Vice President-elect, Jewel Taylor". Liberia, a nation founded by freed American slaves, is seeing its first democratic transfer of power in more than 70 years as Nobel Peace Prize victor Ellen Johnson Sirleaf steps aside.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:24

Ms Garner became a prominent member of the Black Lives Matter movement following her father's death. "I will always love you my sister. love you", read a statement via Erica Garner's official Twitter account . "My thoughts are with Erica Garner , her family and friends in hoping that she has a full recovery and rejoins the struggle for justice as soon as possible".

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:07

The daughters of the couple across the street and one of their girlfriends reportedly draped the rainbow banner on the pillar while a Pitkin County deputy and Secret Service members stood nearby, the Aspen Times reported . In Congress, where he was a member from 2001 to 2013 before becoming IN governor, Pence described traditional marriage as the institution "that forms the backbone of our society".

by | December 30, 2017 | 01:36

One attacker was shot dead by security forces , the sources and the state-run news agency Mena reported. One of the assailants fled the attack site and is being pursued by the security forces. It also said there was a separate attack on a store in the same suburb of Helwan that killed two Copts. Egypt has witnessed several terrorist attacks in recent years, including the bombing of two churches north of the country on Palm Sunday; On April 9, two explosions targeted churches in Tanta, ...

by | December 30, 2017 | 01:37

But there's a big difference between weather and climate, scientists say: Weather happens in the short term, while global climate systems influence weather over longer time scales. After a holiday break playing golf in the Sunshine State, President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to call for a dose of global warming to alleviate bitterly cold temperatures on the East Coast.

by | December 30, 2017 | 01:27

With the purchase of the S-400s, Ankara aims to build Turkey's first long-range air and anti-missile defense system to guard against threats in the region. According to Kommersant daily report on December 27, Turkey will pay 45 percent of the cost up front, with Russian Federation providing loans to cover the remaining 55 percent of the deal worth US$2.5 Billion.

by | December 30, 2017 | 01:25

Witnesses said Israeli tanks shelled a position controlled by Hamas in the east of Gaza city. A spokesperson for the Sha'ar HaNegev municipality, bordering the Gaza Strip, stated that a third rocket hit one of the Gaza border communities.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:23

Tonie was found dead at the bottom of the basement stairs of her brownstone near Sterling Place and Albany Avenue around 10 a.m. Wednesday. 29-year-old Barry Wells has been arrested in connection to the death of his 22-year-old wife. "I would see them together. I'm still in shock", neighbor Michelle Ruiz told the New York Post . The on-and-off couple married in the spring but the nature of their current relationship was unclear NBC reported .

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:12

Trump tweeted a compilation video Thursday that includes edited footage of an interview he did with NBC's "Meet the Press" almost two decades ago. US spy satellites reportedly captured photos of Chinese ships illegally selling oil to North Korean boats some 30 times since October.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:13

According to the ministry, preliminary reports indicated that the attack was triggered by a suicide bomber. Islamic State also claimed Monday's attack on the National Directorate of Security spy agency in a statement via their Amaq propaganda arm.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:08

Luther Strange during a primary earlier this year and was widely expected to win the special election until he was accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, when Moore was in his 30's and the women were as young as 14 years old. "People are entitled to their own opinion, but they are not entitled to their own facts", Merrill said, then detailing some of the voter fraud claims .

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:09

Petersburg. This photo provided by the Information Center of the Russian National Antiterrorism Committee shows the damage inside a supermarket after an explosion, in St. Security officials said they are looking for the bomber. The Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case on the grounds of attempted mass murder after the blast.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:06

The diplomatic conflict increased tensions between the United States and Turkey, NATO allies that have seen their ties deteriorate since a coup attempt previous year that the Turkish government blames on a Muslim cleric who lives in the U.S.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:06

Chief of the Russian General Staff Valery Gerasimov described United States explanations about its base in southern Syria's At-Tanf as "unintelligible", raising more questions over the presence of the base in an area that is now liberated by terrorists.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:01

It should peak in second or third week of January and end by the end of February or beginning of March, says McGeer. Just because you've gotten a vaccine in past years doesn't mean you're protected this one since the flu does change. In previous years, the effectiveness rates of flu shots has been between 40 to 60 percent. For example, people with asthma may experience asthma attacks while they have the flu, and people with chronic congestive heart failure may experience worsening of this ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:57

This news comes after the Dutch defender's omission from Southampton's last two matchday squads, amidst much speculation from both sets of supporters. Van Dijk added: "I would also like to take this opportunity to say thank you to Les Reed, the board, manager, players, fans and everyone at Southampton".

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:55

Lows will be in the teens and 20s. If you are towards southeastern Kentucky, most of your day has been under mostly cloudy skies with cold temperatures. Wednesday will feature a slight chance for rain showers early in the morning across areas like Anson, Union, and Richmond counties. Temperatures will still remain cool on Tuesday with highs in the mid 20s.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:50

People itemizing by more than $24,000 - the new standard deduction for a married couple - also won't likely see an advantage to paying early. "For high-income earners in this state, they've been getting that deduction, getting a benefit for it and they're not going to have that anymore", he said .

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:48

The 47-year-old Noor Mohammad Tantray aka Noora Trali, a resident of Tral in south Kashmir had joined the group in July this year according to the reports. An official said that the searches are going on in the area. SP Vaid, Director General of police, said that Noora and his associates were planning to attack a convoy on Srinagar-Jammu highway.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:41

Parks and recreation officials say the department usually gets enough tress to produce 22 tons of mulch each year. Or you could beat the candy displays at area stores and jump straight to Easter decor. Recyclers are reminded to remove all tree stands, nails and decorations, and not to use any bags. Non-residents can do so for $5. Additionally, residents may bring their Christmas trees for recycling to the Round Rock Brush Recycling Center during any regular operating day.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:36

In the West, low-elevation snow will create hazardous travel conditions in western Washington state and OR, the National Weather Service said. Erie, Pennsylvania broke a one-day snowfall record with 34 inches of snow on Christmas Day. Chicago and Minneapolis both had their coldest Christmas since 1996, while Duluth, Minnesota, had its chilliest December 25 since 1933. Expect another 4 to 8 inches of snow from tonight through Wednesday evening with locally higher amounts possible.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:35

Days after his re-nomination was endorsed by BJP legislators and party's team of central observers led by Arun Jaitley, Vijay Rupani took oath as chief minister of Gujarat on Tuesday morning. However, Kakadiya's age - he is 73 years old - seems to have gone against him. This time, south Gujarat has got a Cabinet berth for Ganpat Vasava from Mangrol and Ministers of State Ishwar Parmar from Bardoli, Ramanlal Patkar from Umargaon and Ishwarsinh Patel from Ankleshwar, other than ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:22

A road map formulated by Moscow and Beijing, which would involve North Korea stopping work on its missile programme in exchange for the United States and South Korea halting large-scale war games, was a way to gradually reduce tensions, wrote Putin.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:12

He added that media crews will be able to cover the arrival and departure of Jadhav's wife and mother at the ministry and Pakistan has agreed to honor India's request not to allow any media interaction with the visitors, the official added.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:18

For the first week, the authorities will run the train for only six times every day between Churchgate and Borivli stations. The development was described as "historical" for Mumbai's lifeline, the suburban train network, which started in 1867 when the first local train was hauled by a steam engine.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:09

Will he sign it by Christmas?' " Trump said . "I watched the news this morning and they were all saying, 'Will he keep his promise?" Hours after signing a sweeping tax bill that independent analysts say will most benefit corporations and wealthy Americans , Donald Trump reportedly told friends at his private Florida club: "You all just got a lot richer".