Powerball Jackpot Up To $403 Million

25 Nov, 2016

It's Powerball's largest prize since a New Hampshire family won $487 million, the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot, in the July 30 drawing. No one more so than Australian G. If you still want to take a chance - someone has to win, right? - you have a better chance of hitting the jackpot if you let the computer pick your numbers.

Magnitude 7.0 offshore quake rattles El Salvador

25 Nov, 2016

The Pacific tsunami warning centre said: "Hazardous tsunami waves are possible for coasts located within 300 kilometers (186 miles) of the quake epicenter". Minister of Environment and Natural Resources, Lina Pohl, issued a short video on Twitter, confirming that no reports of damages had been received, asking people to remain calm and keep phone lines clear as much as possible.

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey briefly suspended from Twitter

24 Nov, 2016

Sucks to be suspended for no reason, right, Jack? Soon after Dorsey was reinstated, his number of followers was showing up as only about 145 - a steep drop from the roughly 3.9 million he had previously. The company could also suspend an account if it suspects that it has been hacked or compromised until it can be safely restored "in order to reduce potentially malicious activity caused by the compromise".

No reasonable officer would have killed Castile

21 Nov, 2016

The Washington Post says that Officer Yanes would not only be charged with second-degree manslaughter, but also with endangering the lives of Philando Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, and her 4-year-old daughter, who was in the backseat of the auto at the time of the shooting.

'Sanctuary cities' vow to protect immigrants from Trump plan

19 Nov, 2016

Trump has promised since his election to deport 2 to 3 million immigrants with criminal records. It is unclear whether this is legal, because U.S. He said at the time that he was planning to reach out to Trump, "just to congratulate him" and to "begin a conversation on all the issues, from infrastructure to immigration , that are important to our city".

After report, family of boy in gorilla pen thanks zoo again

19 Nov, 2016

On May 28, a 3-year-old boy slipped through the barrier and a hedge to fall 15 feet into the zoo's Gorilla World exhibit. The Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla exhibit wasn't in compliance with federal standards when a small child fell into it earlier this year during a now-infamous incident that led to the death of Harambe, a 17-year-old gorilla, a government report released this week suggests.

Barrier to gorilla exhibit entered by boy ineffective

19 Nov, 2016

He likely wouldn't have should the zoo's fences, originally constructed in 1978, been up to code. A previous report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture cited that the barrier did not meet federal regulations, but did not stipulate exactly what was wrong with it.

Attorney general did not order FBI to withhold Clinton-related emails

19 Nov, 2016

At a rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan, he said he hoped the Democratic candidate's 33,000 deleted messages could now be recovered. Comey, 55, acknowledged in a brief letter to congressional leaders that he did not know if anything of significance was in the emails, and would not until his agents had reviewed them.

New charges boost case against New Jersey man in bombings

18 Nov, 2016

Rahimi is also facing federal charges in New Jersey in connection with two other bombs he allegedly placed in Elizabeth and Seaside Park. Federal prosecutors also say Rahimi left another bomb in Chelsea that did not go off and several explosive devices in a bag at a train station in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Video shows Arizona cop punch woman, officer put on leave

18 Nov, 2016

She is eventually put in a police vehicle. "He literally tackled her in front of my mom's house", Sedillo said. "I got it on camera Marissa, I got it on camera", her brother-in-law, Danny Paredes, said . The Flagstaff Police Department learned of the video on Wednesday. "I certainly understand my community's frustration with what they saw posted on this video but, again, we intend to do a very thorough investigation and keep the community apprised", Treadway said.

Ryan pulls plug on House GOP bid to restore earmarks

17 Nov, 2016

Several weeks ago, when mainstream opinion in Washington was that Donald Trump would lose the election badly and take a lot of congressional Republicans down with him, Speaker Paul Ryan's future as the top Republican in the House of Representatives was looking more precarious.

Speaker Ryan to GOP Colleagues: 'We Must Deliver'

16 Nov, 2016

But Tuesday afternoon's vote held little drama as Ryan ran unopposed and House GOP members re-elected the Wisconsin Republican in a unanimous vote. President-elect Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell make up an unlikely alliance, one defined in advance mostly by Trump's opposition to the Washington establishment that Ryan and McConnell exemplify.

Is Clinton Really Clear of Charges in Latest FBI E-mail Review?

14 Nov, 2016

Perhaps they also don't understand why Comey found that the evidence showed no bad intent by Clinton or the lawyers who reviewed her emails to delete personal material. In a letter Monday to Comey, Goodlatte asked if Comey had talked with Attorney General Loretta Lynch before clearing the latest batch of Clinton's emails recovered from a laptop shared by Clinton aide Huma Abiden and estranged husband Anthony Weiner .

Can early voters change their ballots?

10 Nov, 2016

New polling has been more mixed for Clinton in states like Florida, North Carolina, and Nevada - but those states aren't part of her firewall. President Barack Obama campaigned for Clinton in Columbus, Ohio, on Tuesday - another state where the polls are close.

Police kill suspect in Arizona officer's shooting death

10 Nov, 2016

The officer, later identified as Darrin Reed, was hospitalized in critical condition but later died. He was reportedly barricaded in a cabin resort in the Pinetop-Lakeside area while officers negotiated with him. They went into the lockdown at the request of the Show Low Police Department around 1:40 p.m. Officials around the state have been sending out their condolences.

Bodies found in SC identified

10 Nov, 2016

The absent couple was located on a 100-acre property owned by 45-year-old registered sex offender Todd Kohlhepp, who Brown declares kept her captive there for almost two months. "I want to look at him, and I want to try to use that in healing", he said. That's in addition to the body found Friday at the site. A third body has been found on the Woodruff, South Carolina, property of suspected killer Todd Kohlhepp, where a missing woman was found chained up and locked in a metal container.

Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote

01 Nov, 2016

The dire consequences for this nation and its people, were Clinton to lose this election, are unthinkable. During the primaries and for most of the general election campaign, Trump got away with nearly everything he said and did. Clinton is 5.5 points ahead of Trump in the FiveThirtyEight forecast as of Saturday morning. "Nobody, you go back and look at debates and speeches, nobody running for president representing one of our two major parties has ever said that", she said.

Trump Supporter Chants 'Jew S.A.' at Reporters Covering Phoenix Rally

31 Oct, 2016

According to Conway, the trick is to make Trump think he's in control at all times: "It all has to be his decision in the end", she told the magazine. "Yes, he has. He has done that", Conway said. "And these are USA-loving Americans", she said. "He just has. He says things like, "Oh, sure, I disavow, I disavow.' But he has never serious said, 'I don't want the support of those people, they are reprehensible, they have nothing to do with me.' He has never seriously done it".

Pieces flew thousands of feet from Chicago plane on fire

30 Oct, 2016

It's mandatory that airlines report the failures to the NTSB, he said. An unknown number of people have have been injured following an American Airlines flight catching fire on the runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. One piece of engine was found almost 3,000 feet away at a UPS warehouse. Chicago firefighters investigate a fire damaged American Airlines jet, Friday, Oct.

Ryan: Liberals favor a government-heavy agenda for elites

25 Oct, 2016

Ryan did not withdraw his endorsement of Trump, but said he will spend the remaining weeks before Election Day working exclusively to protect his party's control of the House. "I've got some independent information, but I'm not going to reveal it on the air, but I think some of the establishment folks who reluctantly endorsed him had this planned all along as a way to slither out of the endorsement", the Liberty University chief said.

Cheer up, Americans, say Canadians _ you're great

19 Oct, 2016

The campaign encourages others to post similar messages and photos online, using the hashtag #tellamericaitsgreat . "You guys are going to get someone to Mars", another booster adds. "A Note to the " Tell America It's Great" People: Stop Embarrassing the Rest of Us" - Vice. "The list of America's positive influence and impact was impressive and when you stop to consider it, you start to realize just how much good they bring to our everyday lives".

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

16 Oct, 2016

His campaign told reporters Thursday morning that Pence was attending two fundraisers that were closed to the press. Campaign foe Hillary Clinton said "the disturbing stories just keep on coming" about her Republican opponent, but she let first lady Michelle Obama's passionate response carry the day.

New York Times dares Trump to sue

15 Oct, 2016

She said Trump set up meeting at a hotel room in Beverly Hills, where he greeted her with an "open-mouthed kiss". The rally was Trump's most aggressive effort yet to defend himself on the sexual assault allegations that have come out since he denied ever touching women inappropriately at the second presidential debate .

Paul Ryan Has Officially Given Up Defending Trump

11 Oct, 2016

Donald Trump stands behind Hillary Clinton at the second presidential debate. But Ryan stopped short of rescinding his own tepid endorsement of Trump, during a conference call with House GOP colleagues amid a full-blown election crisis for Republicans.

Penn State students totally lose it after clown sighting

05 Oct, 2016

Police in Durham confirmed reports of a person dressed as a clown walking around the University of New Hampshire campus. Someone saw a clown carrying a machete at the St. He said police increased patrols in the area, where there are many families with children. The creepy clown trend started appearing in news reports over the summer after children in SC started telling adults that a group of scary clowns had been trying to lure them into the woods.

Former GOP Sen. John Warner to endorse Clinton

29 Sep, 2016

When it comes time to pick a commander in chief, preparation is essential, retired senator John W. Warner of Virginia said Wednesday, explaining his decision to buck his party and endorse Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump. During his training in the Navy, Warner recalled, one lesson was "drilled into us". In a final comment, he said that when he was in boot camp as an 18-year-old in 1945, with World War II still going on, there was a sign posted for everyone to see that said, "Loose lips sink ...

Battalion honors FDNY battalion chief killed in Bronx house explosion

29 Sep, 2016

Fahy, the battalion chief killed in yesterday's incident, was honored this morning at his firehouse, the 19th battalion firehouse at 2175 Walton Avenue in the Bronx, where firefighters draped a purple and black blunting on the building's exterior.

Where to see Anne Holton, wife of Tim Kaine, in Ann Arbor

28 Sep, 2016

Kaine was governor during the Virginia Tech mass shooting and has called it the worst day of his life. Next week, Kaine will debate GOP nominee Donald Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Toward the end of the debate, Trump began complaining about negative ads Clinton's campaign has run against him and he suggested that he was going to say something negative about Clinton and her family.

Hundreds evacuate as heavy rains ratchet up flood danger in Iowa

27 Sep, 2016

Water levels rose in Cedar Falls and Waterloo, both about 55 miles upstream from Cedar Rapids. Officials say it could be days before people can return home. Gov. Terry Branstad said Monday he likely will seek a presidential disaster declaration for 17 counties hit by flooding, and he believes damages will top the $4.3 million figure needed to trigger federal infrastructure aid for cities and counties and assistance for affected individuals and businesses.

Voting Early Allowed in Presidential Election: Sudbury Information

27 Sep, 2016

People who cast absentee ballots can change their minds up to a week before Election Day. Registered voters do not need an excuse or reason to vote early. Therefore, voters are encouraged to allow plenty of time to receive, complete and deliver their ballots. "By mailing ballots early to the men and women who are serving and living overseas, we are safeguarding their right to vote", Registrar of Voters Shannon Bushey said in a statement.

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