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Powerball jackpot climbs to $650 million after no victor again

The jackpot for that game now stands at an estimated $25 million after one victor was drawn for a $393 million jackpot August 11. Empolyees at the Flying J in...


Eclipse forecast: Viewing conditions 'should be good'

He continued: 'Even though the probability for clouds is pretty low in the Northwest, there could be smoke that could inhibit a ideal view of the eclipse. Acc...


Dunford: No Room for Racism, Bigotry in US Military

American officials say that Xi "openly disparaged" Kim during the meeting between Xi and Trump in April, according to The New York Times . So any move Beijing ...


Professor, cohort back in Chicago in stabbing case

Two employees of elite universities charged in the fatal stabbing of a 26-year-old hair stylist were returned to Chicago early Saturday to face charges of first...


3 young girls killed in Maryland home

Anthony Shartner, acting major of the Criminal Investigation Division. The three girls had suffered multiple stab wounds. Police say he has confessed to stabb...


Iraq Starts Operation to Liberate Tal Afar from ISIS

In July, al-Abadi, who is also commander-in-chief of Iraq's armed forces, officially declared victory over Islamic State in Mosul. Before Islamic State mili...


Erdogan tells Germany's FM Gabriel to know his limits

The Navies of the two countries will visit each other. Gulen, has however, denied the accusations. Turkey's presidential spokesman on Thursday said Ankara hop...


Valley unemployment rates mostly up for July

The state's unemployment rate remained steady at 4.3 percent in July, matching the national rate for the first time in almost a decade. July's unemployment ra...


American Cancer Society pulls out of gala at Mar-a-Lago

On Thursday, three large funding organizations pulled their events from the Palm Beach resort, including the Cleveland Clinic and the American Cancer Societ...


Last rites of Pakistan's 'Mother Teresa' Ruth Pfau performed with state honour

President Mamnoon Hussain , Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair, Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah, Karachi mayor Wa...


Trump Fires Chief Strategist Steve Bannon

President Trump on Saturday broke his silence on the abrupt departure of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon , belatedly thanking his former campaign...


Utkal Express accident: Terrorists' role suspected, UP ATS rushed to spot

The helpline numbers are 0131-2436918, 0131-2436103, 0131-2436564. "We are trying our best to mobilize resources for the rescue and relief operations". The dera...


Supreme Court asks Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI

The court slated the hearing for a review of the LOC on September 1 and clarified that the Madras HC was free to decide his petition seeking quashing of the CBI...


Tens of Thousands in Boston Turn Out Against Hate

An estimated 20,000 people flooded the streets surrounding Boston Common - where the Boston Free Speech Coalition had organised a rally at the bandstand - to pr...


Duke University removes statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee

Lee to another name". Lee and Jackson, have grown increasingly unpopular in recent years as they have come to be seen by many as symbols honouring slavery, r...


Girl, 11, Raises Money For Connecticut Humane Society

Of course, shelters host adoption drives all the time, but Clear the Shelters is a concentrated, national effort involving hundreds of shelters. Family memb...


Grace Mugabe absent from South Africa summit as assault claim lingers

Meanwhile, authorities in South Africa say Zimbabwe has formally requested diplomatic immunity for Mrs Mugabe and add that the request is under consideratio...


Barcelona Reels From Deadly Terror Attack

Hours after the Barcelona attack, a lone police officer shot dead four of the five suspects who were in a auto that was driven into pedestrians in Cambrils. P...


Linking Education With Job Opportunities: PM Modi

Raising the pitch to improve the quality of education in the country, Modi said youngsters should be motivated to take the profession of teaching. "I am sure ...


Trump Suspends Decision On Afghanistan Strategy

Mattis seemed confident of winning the internal administration debate before the Camp David meeting, telling reporters in Washington on August 17 that "we are c...


Police Officers Shot In Separate Incidents In Florida, Pennsylvania

Kissimmee police have identified Everett Glenn Miller , 45, as the suspect in the fatal shooting of two police officers. Scott said on his official Twitter...


Disputed Venezuela assembly takes parliament's powers

Over 120 people have died in four months of protests against the president's handling of an economy beset by triple-digit inflation and acute food shortages. El...


Congress members push for Trump to be censured

So far, only Democrats have signed on to the resolution . Though BuzzFeed News notes that censuring the president doesn't have any practical consequences, ...


Trump praises N Korean leader's 'wise' decision to halt Guam missile test

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un chose to back track his plans. "She saw all these young North Koreans that looked like any of our cousins, any of our sist...


United States sailors face punishment for June destroyer crash

Bill Moran, vice chief of naval operations , said as the Navy released an investigation of the June 17 accident that killed seven crew members and led to flood...


Meek Mill Skates on Felony Charge After Arrest

That was indeed the case for Meek , who took a potential major loss last night, after being arrested for popping wheelies in front of police. Several of Mil...


Maryland officials remove statue of Dred Scott justice overnight

Earlier this week, Ben Jealous, the former NAACP president and a candidate for the 2018 Democratic gubernatorial nomination, called on Hogan to push for the ...


Three little girls found brutally murdered in Maryland home

She called the neighborhood where the children were found 'quiet'. All three girls were found with trauma to their bodies, but the exact cause of death is not y...


Taylor Swift Has Mysteriously Deleted Every Photo from Her Instagram Account

It seems Taylor Swift may be about to reveal something big and "Swifties" - as her fans are affectionately called - suspect it's a new album . Also, just w...


Sen. Tim Scott: Charlottesville Comments 'Compromised' Trump's 'Moral Authority'

When Scott was sworn into the Senate in 2013, he became the first black senator to represent SC since Reconstruction. Scott said 32-year-old Heather Heyer ...


Man shot and arrested after Finland stabbing frenzy

Extra security forces were deployed at Helsinki airport and railway stations across the country. Interior minister Paula Risikko said Friday afternoon that in...


Renowned anti-poaching leader murdered by gunmen in Tanzania

Poachers have killed tens of thousands of elephants in Tanzania in the past decade. London-based newspaper The Guardian reported online that one gunman op...


Korea-US Military Drill to be at Similar Scale to a year ago

Trump has vowed not to allow North Korea to develop nuclear missiles that could hit the USA mainland but Pyongyang sees its nuclear arsenal as protection agains...


War in Yemen causing starvation, cholera — United Nations aid chief

As Yemen's gruesome civil war bogs down into a stalemate, with millions of civilians suffering from catastrophic humanitarian and food security crises , only...


5 soldiers missing after Army Black Hawk heliocpter crashes in ocean

The Black Hawk helicopter was participating in a training exercise at the time it went down. The Coast Guard was called in at about 10 p.m., bringing with it ...


Naked man dies after plunge from Los Angeles crane

The man had reached the port during a wild chase in a stolen SUV. He left the vehicle, climbed a 17-story crane, danced and stripped naked as police tried to ...


Trump bullies Lindsey Graham for not backing his Charlottesville excuses

Flake had tweeted on Wednesday, "We can't claim to be the party of Lincoln if we equivocate in condemning white supremacy". Trump, in an agitated back-and-f...


Ghana To Send Relief Aid To Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone worldwide Khalifa Jabbie has donated food and clothes to victims of the mudslide and flood disaster victims in Freetown . Hundreds of Freetown...


Rape victim, 10, gives birth after being denied an abortion

She was reportedly unaware she had given birth because her parents told her it was an operation to remove stones from her stomach. "The girl delivered a baby ...


Pauline Hanson wears burqa to Senate

FAR RIGHT Australian lawmaker Pauline Hanson has entered the Australian Senate in a burqa, in a move deemed an "appalling" stunt by Australia's top lega...


Longmont weather: High of 76 with a chance of afternoon showers

High pressure will bring clear, chilly nights and sunny, warm days through early next week. Today: Highs will range in the 70s and 80s across southern Colorad...


Grace under Fire: 'Bulldog' Gerrie Nel guns for Zimbabwe's First Lady

Reports also indicate that she is still in South Africa despite earlier indications that she had returned to Zimbabwe . "They [the apartheid government] had ...


McConnell slams bigotry, doesn't address Trump's remarks

Michael Steel, who served as spokesman for former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), called Trump's blame game with Congress' GOP majority "stupid and counter...


Michael Moore led Broadway audience to Trump Tower

Moore, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), said Trump's remarks on Tuesday defending some of the white nationalist protesters in Charlottes...


Shraddha Kapoor all set to lose weight for 'Saaho'

Look tests for Prabhas are now underway and Sujeeth has been trail shooting some of the episodes utilizing the break. Shraddha has always been one of the fi...


Palaniswami announces probe into Jayalalithaa's death; is AIADMK merger a step closer?

Pandiarajan, who belongs to the Panneerselvam faction. Some sections within the AIADMK have been calling for a probe into the former chief minister's death....


Australian Deputy PM's citizenship predicament

According to the Australian Constitution Section 44, one is disqualified from election to the Parliament of Australia if one holds a dual or plural citizens...


Daniel Craig to return as James Bond

Daniel Craig at the United Nations in NY in 2015. The James Bond actor Daniel Craig has confirmed that he will return for the 25th film in the official f...


All Trains to Northeast Stopped Till August 20 Due to Flood

Following the third spell of devastating flood hitting the state, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today rushed to the National Capital to discuss th...


Potential tropical storm developing east of Caribbean

The National Hurricane Center in Miami is watching three weather systems in the Atlantic, all of which have the potential to become storms over the next few d...