Tuesday March 28-th, 2017

No winner for historic Powerball Jackpot

In Britain, the nation's biggest-ever national lottery win has been shared by two players, after huge numbers of tickets were sold for the £66 million ($137.51 million) tax-free jackpot. The Rolling Cash 5 jackpot for the next drawing is $144,000 f...

Germany: Authorities must probe Cologne assault links

The attacks have shocked Germany and eroded public support for Chancellor Angela Merkel's open-door policies that have so far allowed about 1.1 million refugees from Syria and other troubled countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa to pour int...

White House says 'El Chapo's' boast to Sean Penn 'maddening'

Lush trees serve as natural curtains to hide what went on inside the two-story home in Los Mochis , a relatively peaceful city in Guzman's northwestern and violence- plagued home state of Sinaloa. While he doesn't name del Castillo as the one he was...

Mexico: Sean Penn interview helped locate drug lord 'El Chapo' Mexico: Sean Penn interview helped locate drug lord 'El Chapo'

However, Penn had met El Chapo months before he was found - for a seven-hour interview - and had followed up via burner phones. Now, the government wants to question the actor and filmmaker about the meetings, a federal source told AFP .

Sian Blake murder: Ghanaian authorities widen search for her partner Sian Blake murder: Ghanaian authorities widen search for her partner

A search at the home uncovered three bodies in the garden on 5 January, and police said significant attempts had been made to hide them. "An investigation determined that Simpson-Kent arrived in Ghana on December 19", Agblor said, "but that the sus...

Rival groups demonstrate in Cologne over New Year's Eve attacks

Amid the heightened public pressure, Chancellor Angela Merkel's party proposed stricter laws regulating asylum-seekers in the country - some 1.1 million of whom arrived previous year. Feminist groups in the region rallied to protest the recent viol...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Proposes Tougher Migrant Laws Following Attacks

Anti-Islam demonstrators and left-wing counter protesters took to the streets of Cologne, Germany , to protest a string of sexual assaults and robberies blamed largely on foreigners. The protests came shortly after German chancellor Angela Merkel ...

Protest in Germany over New Year's Eve Sex Assaults by immigrants

Women’s rights activists, far-right demonstrators and left-wing counter-protesters all took to the streets of Cologne on Saturday in the aftermath of a string of New Year’s Eve sexual assaults and robberies in Cologne blamed largely on foreig...

Cologne's police chief has been removed amid criticism of his force's handling

The sharper tone by the leaders of the Christian Democrats follows reports in Cologne that some 1,000 men, many intoxicated, robbed, sexually assaulted and in some cases raped women during celebrations on New Year's Eve. But public opinion ha...

German police break up anti-immigrant demonstrations in Cologne

Police said three officers and a reporter were injured in clashes with the PEGIDA supporters. German chancellor Angela Merkel faced condemnation from many within the 1,700 strong crowd with some demanding that " Merkel must go " while other chants ...

USA may deploy aircraft carrier to Korean peninsula next month - Yonhap USA may deploy aircraft carrier to Korean peninsula next month - Yonhap

This isn't the first time that North Korea has claimed that South Korean propaganda broadcasts pushed the countries " to the brink of war ". Asked at a Pentagon news conference Thursday, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said there were discussio...

Sales grow as Powerball jackpot soars to $900 million

Join us at 10:40 p.m. when the two of us will be answering your questions in the comments section about tonight's record jackpot. It's been growing since the last Powerball jackpot victor on November 4 and is still climbing. "The number's very high",...

'El Chapo' Sought to Make Biopic, Which Led to Capture in Mexico 'El Chapo' Sought to Make Biopic, Which Led to Capture in Mexico

Infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will be extradited to the United States, according to Mexico's attorney general. "From a more cynical view, I think that Mexican government officials might be concerned that if El Chapo was ext...

Suspect Charged Over Philadelphia Cop Shooting Suspect Charged Over Philadelphia Cop Shooting

Meanwhile, police praised the bravery of the wounded officer, Jesse Hartnett, who was shot three times in an arm but still managed to pursue and wound Archer as he fled the scene of the shooting at 60th and Spruce Streets. Philadelphia court records...

Donald Trump compares Bill Clinton to Bill Cosby

Donald Trump recently attacked Hillary Clinton by calling her husband "one of the greatest abusers in the world" - a reference to the ex-president's reported extramarital affairs. Hillary Clinton has "a ton of trip-ups" that won't get any attention...

Powerball jackpot climbs to estimated $700M Powerball jackpot climbs to estimated $700M

The next drawing is set for Saturday at 11 pm ET. Lottery officials in Texas said Saturday's drawing will be worth an estimated $675 million. If the jackpot reaches $1 billion, it will become more than the gross domestic product of nine countries a...

Bristol Palin's ex claims to be her daughter's daddy Bristol Palin's ex claims to be her daughter's daddy

Sarah Palin is questioning her daughter's baby daddy's motives. Palin, saying she "can't help myself", posted more cute pictures on her Instagram of Sailor with her elder child, Tripp Johnston. "I couldn't be more proud of this little blessing"...

Germany discusses deportations amid Cologne sexual assaults fallout

Police in Germany will have to rethink their tactics following attacks on women in the city of Cologne on New Year's Eve, a senior official has said. Women were also targeted in the cities of Hamburg and Stuttgart. Another distressed victim, who di...

First power station knocked offline by BlackEnergy malware is harbinger of First power station knocked offline by BlackEnergy malware is harbinger of

BlackEnergy is a sophisticated malware campaign that has compromised several industrial control systems (ICS) using variants since at least 2011, the U.S. "After having successfully infiltrated a critical system with either of these trojans, an at...

Police close in on Cologne New Year attackers Police close in on Cologne New Year attackers

Both Justice Minister Maas and Chancellor Angela Merkel have condemned the assaults and called for the perpetrators to be punished. Other similar attacks on women reportedly occurred in the German cities of Hamburg and Stuttgart. Witnesses told a d...

5 things to know about arrest of 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch 5 things to know about arrest of 'affluenza' teen Ethan Couch

When the Tarrant County district attorney's office began investigating in early December whether Couch had violated his probation by drinking at a party - raising the possibility of real jail time - Couch and his mother disappeared, which launched ...

Tehran accuses Saudi Arabia of attacking Iranian embassy in Yemen

Bahrain frequently accuses Tehran of backing the unrest. Saudi coalition spokesman Brigadier General Ahmed Asseri said their jets carried out heavy strikes in Sanaa on Wednesday night, targetting missile launchers used by the Houthi militia a...

Teenage victim of German mob speaks about her ordeal Teenage victim of German mob speaks about her ordeal

The interior minister for the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Ralf Jaeger, said he could not give any details about the suspects because police had not made any arrests. "We need to prevent confusion [among asylum seekers] about what constitutes h...

Iraq declares Ramadi liberated from IS, sweeps for bombs Iraq declares Ramadi liberated from IS, sweeps for bombs

As the fighting in Ramadi continues, a new CNN/ORC poll indicates that Americans are more likely to say that terrorists are winning the war against the United States than they have been at any point since the September 11 attacks. Iraqi troops have...

Go Inside The ISIS Terror Weapons Lab Go Inside The ISIS Terror Weapons Lab

A film clip shows an Islamic State training team at the "Jihadi University" in Raqqa working on remote controlled cars to act as mobile bombs. Footage - obtained by Sky News after it was seized by the Free Syrian Army - shows obsolete weapons be...

Germany IDs New Year attack suspects Germany IDs New Year attack suspects

On Wednesday, Cologne police said the number of criminal complaints received had risen to 106. Police earlier said that known troublemakers were behind the attacks. Cologne Refugee Council director Claus-Ulrich Proelss tells NPR he worries that the...

Syrian army says it killed rebel commander Syrian army says it killed rebel commander

Given the Kremlin's loose terminology about who constitutes ISIS (Moscow are usually talking about all Salafis in Syria when they talk about "ISIS") should this be interpreted as a not so subtle warning that Moscow will not cease such operations agai...

Simon Danczuk facing police investigation Simon Danczuk facing police investigation

Simon Danczuk has said he will not be "dragged through a kangaroo court" after he was suspended by the Labour party following reports that he sent sexual messages to a teenager. He said: "I am quite cautious about getting involved in a relationship...

Powerball jackpot surges to $500M hours before tonight's drawing

Odds are that there will be a million-dollar victor in this week's Powerball lottery who will never know they won. The Georgia Lottery says players should always check their tickets. Powerball's largest jackpot was more than $590 million in May 2...

Samsung launches super-light Notebook 9 Series laptops Samsung launches super-light Notebook 9 Series laptops

Samsung has also included a new security feature called Security CAM that allows users to take and send photos using the camera to a pre-registered email in case of theft. The 13.3-inch model weighs just 840g (1.84lb) while the 15-inch model weighs 1...

Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton hasn't stood up to Wall Street Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton hasn't stood up to Wall Street

Wilmore also joked with Sanders about the scheduling of the Democratic presidential debates, and suggested that the Democratic Party was trying to bury the events to hinder Sanders' campaign. Clinton was some of Mr. Sanders' strongest to date, and ca...

Them Detroit Pistons and Drummond are up to something viral Them Detroit Pistons and Drummond are up to something viral

The latest attempt to drum up some votes is a collaborative video that's going viral. So, naturally, they blessed us with a video of President Obama rapping Drake & Future's " Jumpman ". Drummond is now in his fourth season in the National Bask...

Pathankot terror attack: PM Narendra Modi trusts Pakistan more than his ministers

The violence follows Indian Prime Minister Modi's surprise December 25 visit to Pakistan, where he met his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Sharif - a trip that marked a significant thaw in the mostly tense relations between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

The President, a 1963 Corvette And a Cup of Coffee The President, a 1963 Corvette And a Cup of Coffee

Tossing out quips like, "You have to use the non-Presidential garbage" when Seinfeld wants to throw away a half-eaten Oval Office apple, Obama just might convince you he could have had a walk-on spot on a certain '90s sitcom.  Seinfeld rolled o...

US special ops forces killed, wounded in Afghanistan US special ops forces killed, wounded in Afghanistan

A USA medevac helicopter then came under mortar and small arms fire when it flew in to evacuate the troops, according to defense officials who spoke to NBC News . helicopter went down in the area, but they differed on the details. "It intentionally ...

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