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Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $343 million for Tuesday drawing

The game is played by matching all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. Players may also go for the big one by purchasing two chances t...


Twins born in different years in California

She was believed to be the first baby born in the year 2018 in Kern County, California, according to ABC15. The delivering doctor, Seyed Tamjidi, said, "I've ...


Very cold end to 2017 — WEATHER FORECAST

The National Weather Service says Topeka-area residents should see highs around 23 on Tuesday and 24 on Wednesday . Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 miles ...


Trump Suggests Hillary Clinton's Former Top Aide Huma Abdein Should Be Jailed

Trump also took a shot at his own Justice Department, calling it a "deep state", and implored his administration to investigate the aide, Huma Abedin. On Monday...


At least 12 people injured in Bronx apartment fire

The six-alarm fire broke out at about 5:30 a.m. local time in a four-story brick structure with a furniture store on the ground floor, Kenneth Reilly told Reute...


German MP under fire for anti-Muslim tweets

Her offensive tweet was posted amid an ongoing debate in Germany about how to tackle sexual assaults at events, with designated "safe spaces" for women establis...


Tiger Zinda Hai earns Rs. 272 crores at BO

The movie is the sequel of Salman's earlier film Ek Tha Tiger movie released in 2012. In the second week, the spy-thriller collected Rs 11.56 crore (second ...


Two climbers die while 'abseiling' down South Africa's Table Mountain

But they were only able to rescue the surviving woman on Monday evening, with the cable auto resuming its service at around 22:15 local time (20:00 GMT), when t...


Kim says United States should know North Korean nuclear force a reality

Kim said that rather than encouraging US measures that "threaten the security and peace of the Korean peninsula", Seoul should instead respond to overtures fro...


Iranian protesters attack police stations, raise stakes in unrest

He said the situation in Tehran was under control and the police had not asked for the help of the Revolutionary Guards special forces. The shootings happen...


At least 20 dead as Iran protests rage on

The slaying marked the first security force member to be killed in the unrest. "The support rendered by the highest-ranking official of the USA regime along...


Man who allegedly aspired to join ISIS arrested during Federal Bureau of Investigation raid

A court filing showed police searched Duncan's phone, which revealed research into materials relating to the Islamic State, terrorist attacks, weapons, surveill...


Former envoy to China Vijay Keshav Gokhale named foreign secretary

It was reported that Vijay Gokhale is presently the secretary (economic relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). The 1981-batch officer of the ...


Day after Dalit-Maratha clashes in Pune, violence erupts in Mumbai suburbs

The violence reportedly began when a group carrying saffron flags began pelting stones, days after the tombstone of local Dalit hero Govind Gaikwad was vandalis...


US sweat on Sock fitness at Hopman Cup

On a chaotic day, Sock retired early in the second set of his men's singles clash with Yuichi Sugita , having injured his hip during his loss in the first set t...


Ex Ukip councillor arrested after wife is found dead in home

Stephen Searle, 64, who stood for Ukip in last year's General Election, was arrested after Anne Searle, 62, was found dead in their four-bedroom home on Satur...


Freezing temps forecast for new year

On Dec. 28, Watertown also beat the historic low , dropping to minus 32 degrees. Later in the week, the weather service predicts lows of zero on Tuesday nigh...


6 killed after seaplane crashes into river in Australia

The cause of the crash is still unknown. Experienced sea pilot Gareth Morgan , 44, was the sixth victim. "Officials from the British consulate are in con...


Nine more killed in Iran anti-govt protests

At least five people were killed Monday in protests in Isfahan province, according to Iran's state-run Asriran news agency. The protests began Thursday in M...


South Korea seizes second tanker suspected of delivering oil to N. Korea

This is reality, not a threat", Mr Kim said during a televised New Year's Day speech. "The change from the (Kim's) previous dark Maoist suits to a softer tone...


Triple Talaq Bill: Ahead of Rajya Sabha tabling, Congress undecided, BJP upbeat

It's a jolt for the Congress that may lose nine Rajya Sabha seats, while along with its allies, the number of seats will reduce from 72 to 63. The Bharatiya ...


Vegas sets early odds for Alabama-Georgia CFP national championship game

Clemson running back Travis Etienne left the game early in the second quarter with an apparent head injury. Whether you're talking about the playoff, the Su...


Russian cryptocurrency exec pays million-dollar ransom in bitcoin

Prominent cryptocurrency specialist Pavel Lerner was seized by masked men near his office in Kyiv this week, according to Russian and Ukrainian media. "We want ...


President Trump Kicks Off New Year With Angry Tweets

Asked for his reaction to North Korea leader Kim Jon Un's remarks about having a nuclear button on his desk, Trump responded by saying, "We'll see". Scott...


Truck hits pedestrians in San Francisco

The other five people suffered minor injuries and were being evaluated at the scene. One other elderly man was seriously injured, and the five occupants of th...


Grandmother in wheelchair falls down escalator at airport, dies

Kekona became lost and fell down the escalator, hitting her head. Kekona's family hired help to make sure she arrived safely to her connecting flight. Kekona ...


80mph winds forecast to lash parts of Britain

Met Eireann has issued a Status Orange weather warning for 14 counties as Storm Eleanor rumbles towards us. Many parts of the United Kingdom are bracing for a...


Pakistan buckles under USA pressure, bans Hafiz Saeed from collecting funds

A secret document revealed that the Pak finance ministry directed the law enforcement agencies to submit an action plan for taking over JuD and FIF. However, he...


New Year's revellers build sandcastle in Coromandel estuary to avoid liquor ban

As the tide came in, they drank deeply and descended into an evening of celebration. A ban on drinking in public was in place for the new year period, with th...


North Korea Illegally Buying Oil From China, Satellite Images Suggest

The United States and China will jointly monitor the implementation of sanctions on North Korea , Japanese daily Asahi Shimbun reported , citing USA officia...