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Protecting yourself and money after winning the lottery

The winning ticket was sold at the Pride Station & Store in Chicopee, in Western Massachusetts. Kamaljeet Kaur, who owns Handy Variety in Watertown with her husband Gurinder Singh says she was getting ready to come to work Thursday morning when her...

Rohingya Insurgents Stage Major Attack, Kill At Least 71

ROHINGYA separatists killed 71 people in overnight attacks on more than two dozen police and border posts in western Myanmar , the government said yesterday. "About 500 Rohingya , mostly women and children, spent the last night in a marshy area wa...

Yankees, Tigers in wild all-in Major League Baseball brawl as tempers reach boiling point

Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers is held back during a sixth inning. But let's begin with all of this a couple of innings earlier. "Make sure everyone's alright and fight together". He ended up tossing the Tigers All-Star to the ground, ...

United Nations calls for humanitarian cease-fire in Raqqa, Syria

It added that ISIS had had up to three years to prepare its defense of cities such as Raqqa and Mosul , in Iraq , meaning that the only way to liberate them was to fight street by street, and that commanders must find a "delicate balance" betwe...

OFAC Seemingly Against Apple's Anti-Iran Bias

On Thursday, the California-based company removed Snapp, the taxi-hailing service dubbed the "Iranian Uber" from its platform, while last week it removed Delion, a food delivery service and Alopeyk, a parcel delivering service. Like Facebook and YouT...

Thai military ruler says authorities searching for ex-prime minister

Former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra became a fugitive of the law Friday when she failed to appear to hear the verdict in her malfeasance trial. It certainly boosted her political support among rural populations, where the Shinawatras support ...

Students at Webber Independent reach new heights

The proportion of students achieving 5 or more GCSE passes at grades A* to C stands at an unparalleled 77%. I'm so happy, and I can't thank my teachers enough for their support in preparing me for the new style GCSEs in English and Maths .

UK Hints At Reducing Civil Law Ties With EU

One of a slew of position papers being released by DExEU before the third round of formal Brexit talks in Brussels next week, the new document insists that it is "normal" for the European Union to strike agreements with third countries without the...

Eclipse glasses: Donate, toss or save for 2024?

If you're not keeping them as a souvenir, you might consider donating them to Astronomers Without Borders and K2 Radio with Townsquare Media will help you do it. To find out if your brand of eclipse glasses is being accepted, visit astronomers...

Donald Trump ecstasy pills were seized in Germany

The two were on their way back from the Netherlands, where they wanted to buy a auto, they told the police. The drugs were worth roughly €40,000 (£37,000), and were seized along with a large quantity of cash that was found in the vehicle.

Newborn SC baby name honors historic 2017 solar eclipse

The path of the solar eclipse August 21. Greenville Memorial Hospital announced her arrival on Facebook . Now a mother of two, Eubanks, said she had planned to watch the eclipse with her eldest daughter, but went into labor around midnight...

Man Accused Of Trying To Destroy Confederate Monument In Houston

Houston Park Ranger Tamara Curtis saw Schneck kneeling in the bushes in front of a statue of Confederate Maj. Court documents said he was allegedly holding two small boxes with various items inside, including what appeared to be duct tape and wires....

Massive Protests Planned to Counter Trump's Phoenix Rally

He said he was expecting tens of thousands of people downtown but said that's not unusual for the city. During his rally in Phoenix, Trump is expected to make another pitch for his border wall with Mexico, even though congressional funding appear...

Talk of 'Preventive War' Rises in White House Over North Korea

Thousands of troops participate in largely computer simulated Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills despite warnings from North. These include 50,000 South Korean soldiers and almost 17,500 USA soldiers. The Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills that began Monday ...

Judge, suspect shot outside OH courtroom

Steubenville City Manager James Mavromatis tells our NBC affiliate WTOV that Bruzzese was talking after being wounded. Police in the courthouse quickly came to the judge's rescue, including a probation officer who also shot at the suspect.

Clouds increasing on day of solar eclipse

WSB-TV is your home for everything Total Solar Eclipse . Today, the forecast looks a tad more encouraging. A chance of storms later in the day Monday . Saturday was a hot and muggy day with a few passing showers and thunderstorms. The partial ...

8 injured in multiple stabbing in Russian Federation

Six civilians and a police officer were wounded in the second attack and one woman later died of her wounds, Spanish authorities said. Later, ISIS claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack. The man then left the store and attacked pedestria...

US Diplomatic Missions In Russia Suspend Nonimmigrant Visa Operations

Beginning Wednesday there will be an eight-day suspension of non-immigrant visas from the embassy and its three consulates. Andrei Klimov, the head of the Federation Council's committee on state sovereignty, told the Interfax news agency on Monda...

Love triangle ruled out as Oxford University employee charged over Chicago death

Andrew Warren, 56, a senior treasury assistant at the institution's Somerville College, is accused alongside Professor Wyndham Lathem, 42, of murdering Trenton Cornell-Duranleau. Just one day after the killing investigators say Lathem and Warren dr...

Total Solar Eclipse Weather Forecast on Path for the Day 2017

There's about a 60 percent chance of heavy clouds, he said. We expect partly cloudy skies with high cumulus clouds, which can slightly block viewing the eclipse. No other major weather impacts for Monday . Cumulus clouds, the "fair-weather clouds"...

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14 feared drowned in Andhra Pradesh boat mishap

The incident occurred at Ibrahimpatnam Ferry Ghat. More than 16 people were killed when the boat in which they were travelling capsized at Pavithra Sanghamam near Vijayawada. The...

Xi Strongly Hopes to Develop China-S. Korea Relations

Moon congratulated Xi on the successful conclusion of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and his re-election as general secretary of the CPC Central C...

Humanitarian gesture: Pakistan allows wife to meet Kulbhushan Jhadav

Pakistan's foreign office in the national capital said it would allow Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his wife. A note verbale has been sent in this regard to the Indian High Commis...

Barack Obama Shows Up in Chicago for Jury Duty; Not Chosen

Did you know I was coming?" he asked one man who held a copy of Obama's "Dreams From My Father". But he was not picked to serve as a juror. As happens most days, would-be jurors br...

North Korea Warns 'Spiritually Instable' Trump Against Reckless Remarks

The US Defense Department sent the letter in response to a request from two members of Congress for details regarding "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Kor...

Investigators have enough evidence to charge Michael Flynn, son

Federal investigators are also reportedly looking into allegations Flynn attempted to sidestep the extradition process and send the Turkish cleric Fethullah Gülen, a rival of Tur...

Hezbollah says Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to quit

Hariri accused Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of sowing strife in the Arab world in his resignation statement earlier on Saturday. Hariri's resignation toppled a coalitio...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Bush told Updegrove before the election, according to the book. His son, George W. Bush, didn't go as far as to vote for a Democrat but allegedly left the presidential ballot blank...

Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Unconfirmed footage uploaded to Twitter appeared to show a volley of at least three missiles being fired from the ground at an undetermined location in Riyadh. The Saudi-led allian...

Penn study: Assaults increase after end of Daylight Saving Time

As a result of the time change, you will gain an extra hour of sleep Sunday morning. Some clocks still need to be manually adjusted, some computer systems need additional monitorin...

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Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Jared Kushner Turns Over Documents to Special Counsel Robert Mueller

An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into his presiden...

What we know about the Thornton Walmart shooting

Court records also show Ostrem filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2015. Thornton police said a nationwide extradition homicide warrant has been issued for the 47-year-old Ostrem. ...

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

Tourists will be banned from climbing Australia's UIuru

It chose to close the rock to climbers from October 26, 2019 - 34 years to the day since it was handed back to its traditional owners, the Anangu people, the Northern Territory N...

NY attack : President Trump orders extreme vetting of travellers

NY attack : President Trump orders extreme vetting of travellers

Enough!" And a third: "I have just ordered Homeland Security to step up our already Extreme Vetting Program. Some accused "liberal judges" of putting political correctness ahea...

I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo

I'd Consider Sending the NYC Terrorist to Gitmo

President Trump meets with Cabinet officials. According to the State Department, Saipov, a legal permanent US resident, immigrated from his native Uzbekistan in March 2010 throu...