Monday August 20-th, 2018

$1M Mega Millions ticket sold in NJ as jackpot jumps to $502M $1M Mega Millions ticket sold in NJ as jackpot jumps to $502M

The winning numbers are: 7 - 25 - 43 - 56 - 59, Mega Ball: 13. The cash option totals about $301.5 million, the statement said. The next Mega Millions drawing will take place on Friday, March 30, at 11 p.m. That victor has not come forward yet. A...

South Africa vs Australia South Africa vs Australia

It was an innings laced with gorgeous strokeplay, particularly through the cover region, and served to further underline the important role he will play for the national team in the future. Australia could feel reasonably satisfied with their perfor...

Gaza: Five Dead, Hundreds Injured as Israeli Troops Fire on Protests Gaza: Five Dead, Hundreds Injured as Israeli Troops Fire on Protests

Israeli security forces armed with riot gear this Friday confronted hundreds of Palestinians who approached the Gaza-Israel separation fence on the day when Hamas and the other factions have called for protest marches. The protest has been dubbed...

After Steve Smith, the Australian Coach Darren Lehmann breaks down; see video After Steve Smith, the Australian Coach Darren Lehmann breaks down; see video

Cameron Bancroft was caught with sandpaper in the third Test (Jason O'Brien/PA). Smith and David Warner have been banned from all domestic and worldwide cricket for a year, while Bancroft has copped nine months. "Clearly this has caused a huge amou...

Teen Wins Lottery On Her 18th Birthday Teen Wins Lottery On Her 18th Birthday

She consulted a financial adviser, who advised her to choose the weekly amount because of her young age. "I want to study photography", she told Loto Quebec . Although the odds of winning anything are about 1 in 2.5, the chances of taking home the...

Trump Dismisses David Shulkin As Veterans' Affairs Secretary Trump Dismisses David Shulkin As Veterans' Affairs Secretary

Material from the Associated Press was used in this report . "There was nothing improper about this trip, and I was not allowed to put up an official statement or to even respond to this by the White House". But Shulkin's dismissal also came amid a...

Ex-president Sarkozy to face trial in France Ex-president Sarkozy to face trial in France

Charges were pressed after investigators used phone-taps to look into separate allegations that the late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi funded Mr Sarkozy's campaign. Under French law, a person convicted of active corruption can face up to 10 years i...

Appeals court grants new trial in Appeals court grants new trial in "Serial" case

The popular Serial podcast, which aired in 2014, also raised questions about the performance of Syed's lawyer, Maria Gutierrez, who was known as a tenacious defence attorney but was said to have been suffering from multiple sclerosis at the time of...

Vatican Denies That Pope Doesn't Believe In Hell Vatican Denies That Pope Doesn't Believe In Hell

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who is Catholic, said he was disappointed by the Pope's decision, stressing that reconciliation extends beyond the relationship between the government and Indigenous people. Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, also a C...

Tracking more wet weather for weekend Tracking more wet weather for weekend

A cold front will swing across the state Friday , possibly triggering some light rain, snow, or a mix. Look for an increase in clouds Saturday night with a slight chance for some scattered light rain. Friday morning will still have a few lingerin...

Family of eight feared dead after vehicle plunged off 100ft California cliff Family of eight feared dead after vehicle plunged off 100ft California cliff

A next-door neighbor of the Harts when they lived in OR told The Associated Press that they didn't eat sugar, grew their own vegetables and liked to go on camping trips. The multi-racial family had received death threats, a family friend said. When...

Russian Federation responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsions Russian Federation responds quid pro quo to diplomats' expulsions

The U.S. and more than 20 other nations took coordinated action this week to expel more 130 Russian operatives in retaliation for the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain. "We invite the USA authorities who are encouraging a slanderous campai...

Date set for first inter-Korean summit since 2007 Date set for first inter-Korean summit since 2007

That would include the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, Cho said. It has yet to announce a planned summit meeting with Mr. Trump. Ri Son Gwon, chairman of Pyongyang's "Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country" led the Nort...

Vietnam veterans honored at Parkway Center ceremony Vietnam veterans honored at Parkway Center ceremony

Vietnam Veterans were recognized for their service on March 29. Governor Lepage said, "Today you walk in an airport and we say thank you to our soldiers". "It gives recognition to the people and get them together and they can visit and talk and jus...

Prisoner escapes from federal immigration agents at JFK airport Prisoner escapes from federal immigration agents at JFK airport

Kennedy Airport in New York City . On Tuesday evening at around 8:30 PM, a prisoner escaped from ICE custody at New York's JFK International Airport just before he was about to be escorted onto a plane and fled the scene in a yellow cab taxi, ...

Afriforum says Momberg's sentence shows double standards on racism Afriforum says Momberg's sentence shows double standards on racism

Momberg will effectively spend two years behind bars as one year of her three-year sentence was suspended, on condition that she is not found guilty of committing a similar offence in the next three years. "It's time that the hate bill is enforced, t...

Brad's forecast | Heavy rain through the day Monday

More wintry weather will develop by the weekend. Highs on Sunday will be in the low 50s in Denver and in the 40s in the mountains. Low of 72 degrees. Thunderstorms and rain showers are likely through most of this week, according to a forecast from ...

Man Posing As Photographer Charged With Sexual Assault Man Posing As Photographer Charged With Sexual Assault

Officials with the Child Advocacy Center confirmed to NEWSChannel 2 that Baldwin was familiar with the family, and he was in the family's Utica home when the alleged assault occurred.

Erdogan: EU expansion without Turkey 'grave mistake' Erdogan: EU expansion without Turkey 'grave mistake'

The statement on Thursday by the 28 European Union members meeting in Brussels condemned Turkey over Ankara's arrest of two Greek soldiers and its promise to prevent the Greek Cypriot government from exploring for oil and gas. Thousands of Thracian...

China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on USA goods China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on USA goods

Junke says the National Pork Producers Council will press the President to change his stance and will be speaking to Congress about the trade implications. Beijing urged the U.S.to "pull back from the brink " of pitting the world's two biggest e...

Special counsel: Manafort, Gates worked with Russian intelligence agent Special counsel: Manafort, Gates worked with Russian intelligence agent

His mentor, Manafort, has pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiracy, money laundering, and tax and bank fraud linked to his lobbying efforts for Ukraine that predate Trump's run for the US presidency. In February 2017, he said he had "never knowing...

(THIRD UPDATE) Parliament proclaims U Win Myint as new Myanmar president (THIRD UPDATE) Parliament proclaims U Win Myint as new Myanmar president

Win Myint , who resigned as lower house speaker last week, swept up almost two thirds of the votes in a Parliament dominated by Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) party. U Win Myint became the country's 10th president since 1948. "The mi...

Kenyan government tries to deport opposition politician again - lawyer Kenyan government tries to deport opposition politician again - lawyer

Acting Director of Immigration Services, Joseph Munywoki said the firebrand lawyer lost his Kenyan citizenship in 1998 after acquiring a Canadian one, at a time when Kenyan Constitution didn't allow dual citizenship. Live footage broadcast by private...

Turkish foreign minister to visit Uzbekistan Turkish foreign minister to visit Uzbekistan

Afghan television channels in their reports and comments also described the Tashkent conference on Afghanistan as significant in strengthening the peace process in the country. The foreign ministers of Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Russia and Turkey were als...

Orange County Sheriff Challenges California's New Sanctuary Law Orange County Sheriff Challenges California's New Sanctuary Law

On Monday, Texas and more than a dozen other states led by Republican governors got behind the Trump administration and filed an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit against California's sanctuary laws. The Southern California county's board of super...

Trump privately presses for military to pay for border wall Trump privately presses for military to pay for border wall

The president's comments were first reported by the Washington Post . Trump reportedly told Speaker Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanNevada lawmaker: "Rumor mill" says Ryan headed for exit After GOP is criticized over election security, key official goes ...

On Russia, Americans' views are settled and partisan — CNN Poll On Russia, Americans' views are settled and partisan — CNN Poll

President Donald Trump's popularity may be on the rise, even as he faces accusations of extramarital affairs, mounting legal challenges and never-ending turmoil among his White House staff. CNN reported that Trump gets the highest marks for his ...

McConnell bill would remove hemp from controlled substance list McConnell bill would remove hemp from controlled substance list

The Trump administration has taken a tougher stance on marijuana . In addition to opening the fields for hemp, it will give researchers the chance to apply for federal grants from the Department of Agriculture . Kentucky's hemp industry may be gett...

Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza

The exercise started on Sunday morning and was scheduled to end on Monday morning. In was the second such breach of the border in recent days. Hamas leaders insist that the protests will be "peaceful" and that any attempt by Israel to thwart the "M...

Prakash Ambedkar demands Sambhaji Bhide's arrest for Bhima-Koregaon violence Prakash Ambedkar demands Sambhaji Bhide's arrest for Bhima-Koregaon violence

He said Ekbote had been arrested only because of the state's efforts. Neither Bhide nor his aides visited Bhima-Koregaon in the last 6 months, the CM said in reply to a debate in assembly. The CM said the police took an in-camera statement from the...

Trump's lawyer sends Stormy Daniels cease-and-desist letter over threat claim Trump's lawyer sends Stormy Daniels cease-and-desist letter over threat claim

Following adult-film actor Stormy Daniels' widely watched "60 Minutes" interview about her alleged affair with US President Donald Trump , the White House is denying that any of her claims - including that she was threatened into silence - wer...

Egyptians cast ballots in presidential election Egyptians cast ballots in presidential election

Polls opened at 9 a.m. local time (0700 GMT) on the first of three days of voting. He made no comment before heading for a meeting with his campaign team. Courts have sentenced hundreds of supporters of Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood to death since 201...

Pa. school arming students with rocks adds additional security Pa. school arming students with rocks adds additional security

They also encourage parents and students to call their legislators and tell them to restore funding for education and increase teacher salaries. "We have devices installed in our doors that help to secure them, to make it very hard to break thr...

Rare meeting of Siberia and Sahara over Europe produces orange snow Rare meeting of Siberia and Sahara over Europe produces orange snow

Sand storms from the Sahara Desert mixed with rain in the atmosphere that's now falling as a blanket of orange snow across Eastern Europe. Lifted into the atmosphere, the dust was carried by the wind and pulled back down to the surface in rain and ...

Malaysia proposes fines, jail time for 'fake news' Malaysia proposes fines, jail time for 'fake news'

The bill was tabled ahead of a general election that is expected to be called within weeks and as Najib faces widespread criticism over the scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Q: What is the reason for the government to intro...

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