Powerball jackpot hits $650 million

Powerball Jackpot odds are 1 in 292,201,338. Saturday night's drawing was the 20th since the jackpot was last won on June 10. Early past year, two ticket holders split a $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid... More..

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Hundreds turn out for eclipse viewing party in Bethlehem
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Hundreds turn out for eclipse viewing party in Bethlehem

More than 500 people descended on the grounds of the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library to view Monday's total solar eclipse. But she said the popular program was still good for the library because it ...More..

Attorney: DNA clears man scheduled for execution Tuesday
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Attorney: DNA clears man scheduled for execution Tuesday

Marcellus Williams, 48, was set to be put to death by lethal injection on Tuesday at 6:00pm at the Missouri state prison in Bonne Terre. "A sentence of death is the ultimate, permanent punishment", Greitens s...More..

U.S. defense secretary arrives in Iraq to discuss IS
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

U.S. defense secretary arrives in Iraq to discuss IS

Tal Afar is located about 150 kilometers (93 miles) west of Mosul and about 150 kilometers east of the Syrian border. Prior to Abadi's announcement, the Iraqi air force dropped leaflets over the city, warn...More..

Indian court grants bail to Hindu armed group founder
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Indian court grants bail to Hindu armed group founder

Meanwhile, Colonel Purohit's lawyer Harish Salve told the court that in the interest of justice the priest should get bail. "Right to bail is not to be denied merely because of the sentiments of the community...More..

US Navy chief says no sign USS McCain collision intentional
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

US Navy chief says no sign USS McCain collision intentional

In a statement, Swift said that some of the remains were discovered by US Navy divers in a room aboard the destroyer. The US Navy's 7th Fleet said: "There are now 10 sailors missing and five injured... The ...More..

S. Korea Says No To US Request To Discuss Renegotiating FTA
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

S. Korea Says No To US Request To Discuss Renegotiating FTA

That process would take 180 days. Korea's trade minister Kim Hyun-chong and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, kicked off the discussions here in Seoul, via a video-conference. The U.S. had a trade ...More..

'Donald Trump-shaped' ecstasy pills seized by German police
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

'Donald Trump-shaped' ecstasy pills seized by German police

Police in northern Germany seized a batch of Donald Trump-shaped drugs over the weekend. The hoard was found in an Austrian van which was being driven by a 51-year-old man. The roughly 5,000 pills packed in...More..

Joe Arpaio: Arizona's zealous, anti-immigrant ex-sheriff
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Joe Arpaio: Arizona's zealous, anti-immigrant ex-sheriff

Ducey supported candidate Trump at a downtown rally during the campaign. Trump has also toyed with the idea of pardoning Sheriff Joe Arpaio , a Trump booster and controversial former Maricopa County la...More..

Indian Court Delivers Historic Judgment Banning Instant Muslim Divorce
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Indian Court Delivers Historic Judgment Banning Instant Muslim Divorce

Interestingly, the All India Muslim Women's Personal Law Board has welcomed the Supreme Court's decision on Triple Talaq stating that it will safeguard human rights. "We, as a representative body, welcome...More..

Pilot killed after small plane crashes in Willow Creek Canyon
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Pilot killed after small plane crashes in Willow Creek Canyon

August 21-One person died in a fiery plane crash near the small central OR town of Madras on Saturday as thousands of eclipse chasers - many from the Bay Area - descended on the state, officials said Sunday. ...More..

Aston races into the record books at $22.5m
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Aston races into the record books at $22.5m

This is enough to buy 120 brand-new Aston Martin DB11 supercars from a British showroom. No longer competing at the pinnacle of motorsport - Ferrari and Ford were gearing for a decade of domination at L...More..

NYPD officers are throwing their support behind Colin Kaepernick-here's why
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

NYPD officers are throwing their support behind Colin Kaepernick-here's why

Kaepernick, a Black Lives Matters supporter, made a decision to sit for the national anthem during the 2016 season as a way of protesting police brutality and the oppression of minorities. Following the initial...More..

23 dead as train derails in Uttar Pradesh
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

23 dead as train derails in Uttar Pradesh

The accident took place near the small town of Khatauli, about 130 kilometres north of New Delhi. Almost 53 per cent of the 586 train accidents in the last five years were due to derailments with the Utkal Ex...More..

Senator Who Hoped For Trump Assassination In Post Apologizes
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Senator Who Hoped For Trump Assassination In Post Apologizes

The Secret Service is reportedly investigating her comment. Missouri state and federal lawmakers in both major parties have called for her resignation. "I will continue to fight for issues that are really imp...More..

Rajnath Singh says Doklam deadlock will be resolved soon
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Rajnath Singh says Doklam deadlock will be resolved soon

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying had said that Chinese soldiers were patrolling in Chinese territory when they were confronted by Indian soldiers. " India's Ministry of External Affairs Spoke...More..

Gagan Kang, Arjit Lavania death
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Gagan Kang, Arjit Lavania death

The three were returning to Goregaon from their studio in Umbergaon, Gujarat. The duo was traveling along with a spotboy, who was seated in the rear seat. Gagan's mother had been really unwell and I hope God gi...More..

Madonna Shares Rare Family Photo of Her Six Children
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Madonna Shares Rare Family Photo of Her Six Children

To mark the previous year of her fifties on Wednesday, the singer shared a video where she is seen crooning her 2012 track B-Day, which featured on her MDNA album. Sharing a collage of photos with her kids, M...More..

Trump Says 'Decisions Made' on Afghanistan Strategy
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Trump Says 'Decisions Made' on Afghanistan Strategy

Eastern on Monday from Fort Myer in Arlington , Va. On Saturday , Trump said in a tweet that the meeting at Camp David saw " many decisions made, including on Afghanistan". Wary of worldwide involvemen...More..

Kennedy Center Is
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Kennedy Center Is "Grateful" Trump Won't Attend The Annual Honors

Trump holds no obligation to attend; it's no different from him passing on this year's White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Dancer Carmen de Lavallade told the Washington Post on Thursday she w...More..