New Hampshire ticket sole winner in $559M Powerball jackpot

On Friday, a single Mega Millions ticket matched all six numbers to claim $450 million.

  • Jan 7, 2018

Judge aims to referee fight over Charles Manson’s remains

There are at least two conflicting wills and claims by a purported son, grandson and pen pal.

  • Jan 7, 2018

Blast of arctic air breaks records along the East Coast

The good news is the bone-numbing air is set to push out of the region.

  • Jan 7, 2018

Bannon tries to make amends as aides defend Trump’s fitness

The former chief strategist released a statement reaffirming his support and praising Trump’s eldest son.

  • Jan 7, 2018

Pope on Epiphany: Don’t make money, career your whole life

He urged people to help the poor, giving freely without expecting anything in return.

32 missing, including 30 Iranians, in sea collision in China

An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s eastern coast.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Low oxygen levels, coral bleaching getting worse in oceans

There are more than 12 million square miles of ocean with low oxygen levels.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Egypt’s president attends Christmas Mass amid tight security

In a show of solidarity with Egypt’s embattled Christians, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Saturday made a symbolic appearance… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2018

Malaysia OKs new search by private company for missing 777

The understanding of where the plane may be is “better now than it has ever been.”

Former ranger from tree dispute to help lead National Parks

He pressured lower-level officials to approve a deal that disregarded federal environmental laws.

  • Jan 6, 2018

100 million people affected by East Coast’s deep freeze

Both Philadelphia and New York are shivering at 8 degrees.

Trump and Republican lawmakers huddle at Camp David

“We hope that 2018’ll be a year of more bipartisan cooperation,” Sen. McConnell says.

  • Jan 6, 2018

NASA: Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young has died

The space agency said he died Friday night at home in Houston after complications from pneumonia.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Booming air conditioners could kill India’s climate goals

Cooling accounts for up to 60% of the peak energy load during the summer in hot Indian cities.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Flames and screams after two 737s collide at Toronto airport

Passengers reported that the aisles were blocked by people searching for their overhead bags.

Trump says he’d be open to talking with North Korean leader

He was quick to add that any talks would come with conditions, which he did not specify.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Florida man calls 911 to report himself drunk driving

Deputies said the man admitted drinking several beers and swallowing methamphetamine.

  • Jan 6, 2018

Police probe case of man ‘kidnapped’ for marriage in India

Video clips show him being pushed around and forced to go through the rituals.

  • Jan 5, 2018

Fewer teens have sex as decline in risky behaviors continue

The CDC survey showed especially steep declines in the past two years.

  • Jan 5, 2018

Trump’s directive on recusal adds to obstruction questions

The president directed his lawyer to tell Sessions not to recuse himself from the Russia probe.

  • Jan 5, 2018