• No Winner in Latest Powerball Drawing
No Winner in Latest Powerball Drawing

If you don't like those odds, or even the odds of winning one of them, Hot Lotto even has a "tell your boss what you think of them" $9.26 million jackpot. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Tickets cost $2 each. The jackpot for Saturday, August 12, 2017, will climb to $356 million, with a cash option of $224 million, potentially the 21st largest in ...

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  • New York Third In Nation For Wind Energy
New York Third In Nation For Wind Energy

Department of Energy reports. The reports demonstrate continued growth in wind energy, the agency said, with America's wind industry adding more than 8,200 megawatts of capacity past year, representing 27 percent of all additions. Although smaller than offshore projects in other countries, it marks a historic moment in the USA offshore wind indus...

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  • Bill Murray goes to see Groundhog Day - again
Bill Murray goes to see Groundhog Day - again

Bill Murray with the cast of the Broadway musical "Groundhog Day"; Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic (NEW YORK) - Bill Murray was so impressed with the Broadway musical rendition of his hit film " Groundhog Day ", he was moved to tears when he saw it for the first time Tuesday night.

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  • NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers
NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers

Talking about the same Javadekar has said, "The vernacular question papers for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) - the all-India entrance examination for entrance to medical colleges - will just be translation of the question paper in English".

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  • Oops. Scaramucci unwisely compares Linda Tripp to the reporter he blabbed to
Oops. Scaramucci unwisely compares Linda Tripp to the reporter he blabbed to

And he is up at night not being able to live with himself", Scaramucci said on Twitter. " Ryan Lizza is the Linda Tripp of 2017". There will be plenty to gab about, not least of all his profanity-peppered interview with the New Yorker's Ryan Lizza , in which he unloaded in colorful terms on fellow Trump aides.

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  • Donald Trump has 'permission from God to bomb North Korea' claims pastor
Donald Trump has 'permission from God to bomb North Korea' claims pastor

The latest threat comes on the heels of a previous KCNA report that North Korea's military was "examining the operational plan" to strike areas around the United States territory of Guam with medium-to-long-range strategic ballistic missiles.

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  • Kings F Zach Randolph arrested for marijuana possession
Kings F Zach Randolph arrested for marijuana possession

The crowd reportedly dispersed around 11 p.m., but not before the situation escalated to the point that the officers called for backup from both the LAPD and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. According to the Los Angeles Times , police later formed a skirmish line in an attempt to disperse the crowd. It's unclear what directly led to Randol...

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  • North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis
North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis

Mr Mattis said in a statement that the United States and its allies would win any arms race or conflict with North Korea. But throughout the escalating tensions, Washington's top diplomat Rex Tillerson has indicated the US could negotiate with North Korea, on Wednesday adding Americans should have "no concerns" about Trump's remarks.

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  • Trump touts his base as 'getting stronger,' though polls show a weakening
Trump touts his base as 'getting stronger,' though polls show a weakening

Supreme Court pick, economic enthusiasm, deregulation & so much more have driven the Trump base even closer together. President Donald Trump's approval rating is unchanged from June and remains at 36 percent, while favorable views of the US economy continue to soar to heights not seen in more than fifteen years.

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  • Watch Metallica surprise shoppers in Carpool Karaoke clip
Watch Metallica surprise shoppers in Carpool Karaoke clip

Linkin Park had posted a photo after Bennington filmed his episode with actor Ken Jeong, calling it a " fun day". Bennington died of a suicide in July. If you haven't already realized that Apple Music's Carpool Karaoke: The Series is not your mother's Late Late Show bit, then next week's episode with Metallica will seal the deal.

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  • Dry Thursday for Central NC; Rain returns Friday
Dry Thursday for Central NC; Rain returns Friday

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The Weather Service said more dry and attractive weather will follow, with skies over Madison mostly sunny Saturday through Monday , and sunny Tuesday and Wednesday , highs near 75, 75, 76, 78 and 79, and lows Friday night through Tuesday night around 56, 57, 58, 59 an...

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  • Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO
Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO

Six years ago, an quake and subsequent tsunami killed more than 15,000 people and damaged nuclear reactors at the plant. The area where the bomb was discovered was a wartime airport that was once targeted by USA fire bombings. TEPCO and the government are facing a four-decade task of cleaning up and decommissioning the facility, while tens of tho...

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  • Dalai Lama says Doka La standoff not very serious
Dalai Lama says Doka La standoff not very serious

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Wednesday said the military standoff between India and China on the Doklam plateau is "not a very serious" issue and stressed that the two countries have to live side by side as good neighbours. The crisis began in mid-June when the Indian Army prevented Chinese troops from building a road in Doklam. "But it i...

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  • Man arrested over 'pushing' woman into path of bus in Putney
Man arrested over 'pushing' woman into path of bus in Putney

Sergeant Mat Knowles, the investigating officer, said it was thanks to the "superb quick reactions of the bus driver" that she was not hit by the vehicle. However the jogger continued running, without even stopping to check what had happened. "We would urge him or anyone who recognizes him to get in touch with us as soon as possible", Knowles sai...

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  • 'Your diplomatic insights were invaluable': Modi to Vice President Ansari
'Your diplomatic insights were invaluable': Modi to Vice President Ansari

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the House, saying that Dr Ansari is leaving with great memories and his contribution has been important. Ansari, 80, had said that there is a breakdown of Indian values and the ability of authorities at different levels in different places to be able to enforce what should be normal law enforcing work.

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  • N. Korea threatens attack on Gaum after Trump's 'fire and fury' warning
N. Korea threatens attack on Gaum after Trump's 'fire and fury' warning

Guam , which is 210 square miles, is almost 4,000 miles west of Hawaii. Despite its size, it plays an outsized role in us military strategy in the Pacific. Congress past year, in a bill providing for compensation to survivors. It's been a US territory since 1898. Guamanians have served in all major US wars since World War II and see milit...

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  • SoftBank's Vision Fund invests United States dollars 2.5 billion in Flipkart, becomes biggest shareholder
SoftBank's Vision Fund invests United States dollars 2.5 billion in Flipkart, becomes biggest shareholder

The investment is part of Flipkart's recent round where it raised $1.4 billion from Tencent , eBay and Microsoft . At that time, Flipkart was valued at $11.6 billion. SoftBank has long held a significant stake in Snapdeal , which has lost market share to both Flipkart and Amazon in India. The statement further added that India is one of ...

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  • Mattis warns North Korea: aggression will mean the
Mattis warns North Korea: aggression will mean the "end"

The statement concluded with a final warning: "The DPRK regime's actions will continue to be grossly overmatched by ours and would lose any arms race or conflict it initiates". However, this much is clear: absent an unexpected drawdown by North Korea, few if any options short of direct military action remain available to the Commander-in-Chief.

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  • Cassie Sainsbury's Plea Deal Rejected
Cassie Sainsbury's Plea Deal Rejected

In April, Sainsbury was caught trying to smuggle 5.8 kilograms of cocaine between headphones in her luggage at Bogota's global airport. On Thursday (AEST) he told a Bogota court that in the light of Sainsbury's testimony he could not approve her plea deal reached with prosecutors.

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  • Lower Open Called For China Stock Market
Lower Open Called For China Stock Market

The pan-European STOXX 600 fell 0.5 percent, while euro zone stocks and blue-chips dropped 0.8 percent, following the lead of US and Asian markets which declined after Pyongyang said it was considering plans to attack Guam, which has a large USA military base.

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