• Over $650 million potentially up for grabs in 2 lottery games
Over $650 million potentially up for grabs in 2 lottery games

The $350 million jackpot is the game's largest since July 8, 2016, when a $540 million prize was won by a ticket holder in IN, according to the Massachusetts Lottery . But, that's not all. But state income taxes on lottery wins are all over the map. Pennsylvania has sold two jackpot-winning Mega Millions tickets since joining the game in 2010,...

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  • USA to conduct air strikes in Marawi? No need, says Lorenzana
USA to conduct air strikes in Marawi? No need, says Lorenzana

Año said the air strikes remains a plan until it is officially communicated to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), especially President Duterte. "ASEAN of late has issued strong statements on the matter", Andolong added. The report says the Pentagon could announce on Tuesday the authority to strike ISIS-linked targets that could threaten...

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  • Man pulls gun on fellow driver
Man pulls gun on fellow driver

The incident happened on Friday afternoon in Lancaster, south of Dallas. By Tuesday morning, the post was shared almost 80,000 times and the video had been viewed almost 10 million times. "I'm happy that people shared the picture and I hope somebody knows who he is", Best said. "We believe that there has been an increase in the frequency and seve...

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  • South Korea, US reviewing ballistic missile guidelines
South Korea, US reviewing ballistic missile guidelines

He said Pyongyang would use nuclear weapons only against the United States or any other country that might join it in military action against North Korea. Moon's four-point strategy on the North included easing military tensions at the inter-Korean border, a reunion of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War, North Korea's participation in the...

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  • Thailand Pledges Adherence To Sanctions Imposed On North Korea
Thailand Pledges Adherence To Sanctions Imposed On North Korea

The sanctions could take time before the regime of Kim Jong Un feels any impact, but Tillerson said: "I think perhaps the more important element of that is just the message that this sends to North Korea of how unacceptable the entire global community finds what they're doing to be".

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  • Oil price hits two months high at $53 per barrel
Oil price hits two months high at $53 per barrel

When asked if the OPEC meeting could affect oil prices in the near term, Tom Petrie , chairman at Petrie Partners , told Bloomberg that the two countries receiving the most media attention for their non-compliance, Nigeria and Libya , need to be included in cutbacks moving forward, "and I think there will be some sort of effort in this d...

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  • Phoenix woman given death sentence for fatally locking young girl in box
Phoenix woman given death sentence for fatally locking young girl in box

Allen is the third woman on Arizona's death row and the 55th woman condemned to die in the United States, the Phoenix New Times reported. Allen will become the 55th woman condemned to die nationwide. She also was kicked in the face, beaten with a wooden paddle and forcibly dunked after being thrown in a cold swimming pool, investigators sai...

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  • Goat caught red-handed jumping on officer's vehicle
Goat caught red-handed jumping on officer's vehicle

Maybe the goat thought it could spot the missing pony from a higher vantage point or maybe it just didn't want the officer to leave. But the officer didn't realize how stubborn the goat was. "That's my hood, dude", the officer said with a laugh. The neighbor helped the goat down again. Officials with the Blanchard Police Department told ABC a...

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  • Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say
Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say

She immediately alerted the crew, leading police in two states to arrest a man and a woman on charges of sexually exploiting minors. "One of the messages the passenger photographed showed Kellar allegedly messaging Burnworth , "...

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  • Philippine Pres. Duterte Calls For 20K Additional Troops in Marawi
Philippine Pres. Duterte Calls For 20K Additional Troops in Marawi

But Washington fears offending its long-time ally could push it into the arms of USA rival China, and it is backing Philippine troops as they battle to recapture part of a southern region occupied by militants aligned to the Islamic State (IS) group.

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  • Newcastle favourites to sign Arsenal's Lucas Perez
Newcastle favourites to sign Arsenal's Lucas Perez

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez has confirmed his desire to bring Arsenal's misfit forward Lucas Perez to St James' Park. "We are now trying to work in different directions at the time". Most recently, Newcastle have been linked with Arsenal's striker Lucas Perez and Real Madrid's Lucas Vazquez. Lucas Perez's agent Rodrigo Fernandez Love...

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  • GOP's vulnerable Sen. Dean Heller gets a primary challenger
GOP's vulnerable Sen. Dean Heller gets a primary challenger

Heller, a "moderate" Republican who was already facing a tough reelection fight next year in increasingly blue Nevada, has badly damaged his standing with an incoherent health-care strategy. House seats in Nevada, losing to Rosen by 1 percentage point a year ago. "Time and again, Senator Dean Heller has proven he is unafraid to put Nevadans fir...

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  • Iranian Drone Comes Close to US Fighter Jet, Jet Takes Evasive Action
Iranian Drone Comes Close to US Fighter Jet, Jet Takes Evasive Action

It did not respond to warnings in the form of radio calls, prompting the jet to maneuver to avoid a collision, a second official told ABC News . The official described the encounter as " unsafe and unprofessional ...and risky". The incident comes after a series of confrontations between USA and Iranian vessels in the Persian Gulf. U.S. ships a...

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  • Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs
Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs

A murder investigation has been launched. "We are appealing for anyone who was in the area and saw anything unusual to contact us". 'Those who use the woodlands and footpath regularly, especially those who were there between 9am and 11am on Saturday, August 5 are urged to contact us'.

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  • Duterte: Asean, Pyongyang would be a 'good dialogue partner'
Duterte: Asean, Pyongyang would be a 'good dialogue partner'

US President Donald Trump announced in January the withdrawal of the world's biggest economy from the TPP, championed by his predecessor Barack Obama, saying the pact would hurt American jobs. From the Indian perspective, ASEAN occupied a central place in the security architecture of the Asia-Pacific region, Singh said while speaking at the 15th me...

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  • Solar eclipse: What you need to safely view and photograph
Solar eclipse: What you need to safely view and photograph

I would just advise to get them just so that you can enjoy the eclipse even if it's really short. Here at home, though, we're experiencing about 92 percent of an eclipse , which will still be stunning to watch. The key at all times, eclipse day or not, is to be aware and to not look at the sun unless you are sure that you have taken the proper ste...

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  • Kansas couple killed in crash 1 day after their wedding
Kansas couple killed in crash 1 day after their wedding

The vehicle left the roadway and struck the tree. His 19-year-old wife, Rebekah Bouma, died about 12.30am Monday at a hospital. "(Rebekah Bouma) is with the Lord that she loved so deeply and so joyfully and she is with her husband of just one day, Austin Wesson, whom she loved with all her heart", Rachel Byker Bouma wrote.

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  • Pentagon Approves Use of Force Against Drones Over US Bases
Pentagon Approves Use of Force Against Drones Over US Bases

The number of uncrewed aircraft in USA skies has zoomed in recent years and continues to increase rapidly - along with concern among United States and private-sector officials that risky or even hostile drones could get too close to places like military bases, airports and sports stadiums.

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  • Trump retweets Fox News story containing classified info
Trump retweets Fox News story containing classified info

Asked about it on "Fox & Friends", U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said, "I can't talk about anything that's classified". "(The sanctions are a ) violent infringement of its sovereignty" that was caused by a "heinous USA plot to isolate and stifle" the country.

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  • USA calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea
USA calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea

The code of conduct will replace a 15-year-old non-binding declaration between Beijing and ASEAN regarding the waters, in which China has built artificial islands. China insists the three countries should stay out of what it says are purely bilateral disputes with its neighbours. She says the USA plans to discuss the issue with other Asian nations...

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