• Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Total Over $550 Million

    Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Total Over $550 Million

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    A single winning ticket worth $450 million was sold in Florida . If you are the one who purchased the ticket with the winning numbers, it is always recommended that you sign the back of your ticket before you go popping the champagne. No one across the country won the second prize of at least $1 million in the drawing. Powerball tickets are $2 each and are played in 44 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the U.S.
  • Magnitude 6.0 aftershock hits Papua New Guinea

    Magnitude 6.0 aftershock hits Papua New Guinea

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    Landslides have cut roads, preventing the delivery of aid to several places where it's most needed. "The challenge is road access - they are still not accessible to trucks and four-wheel drives", Udaya Regmi said. Bryan said rivers dammed by landslides created stagnant water polluted by silt and bacteria, leaving people with the threat of disease. "A big lake can build-up behind the blockage and under some circumstances when the water reaches the top of the blockage it erodes it away, very ...
  • Iranian General: French Comments on Tehran Missiles 'Forbidden'

    Iranian General: French Comments on Tehran Missiles 'Forbidden'

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    So far, Iran has adhered to the terms of the nuclear deal, as verified by International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors in 10 reports since the pact was implemented in January 2016. "The Americans because of Washington's policy and the Europeans because of the United States policy", he said. He emphasized that Iran's military prowess is strictly for defensive and deterrent purposes, saying the country must only rely on its own deterrent power to defend its citizens.
  • Germany's SPD clears way for Merkel's fourth term

    Germany's SPD clears way for Merkel's fourth term

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    In a statement yesterday, Merkel said, "this is a good decision for the SPD and especially for our country". "The biggest risk would be that we repeat what we did the last time", Opperman said, warning that a passive SPD stance could result in even worse election results after four years.
  • USA dismisses Putin's invincibility talk, boasts of own 'unmatched' arsenal

    USA dismisses Putin's invincibility talk, boasts of own 'unmatched' arsenal

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    According to the documents released in 2015, the Status-6 could carry a multi-megaton nuclear bomb with a range of about 10,000 kilometres moving at 56 knots, or 104 km/h and travel to a depth of more than 1,000 metres. "Give us materials, give us information". The hypersonic vehicle "flies at a speed 20 times the speed of sound. and it can maneuver thousands of kilometers up and down and right to left", Putin said, gesticulating energetically.
  • Turkey detains persons suspected of preparing attack on U.S. embassy

    Turkey detains persons suspected of preparing attack on U.S. embassy

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    Embassy officials said the building in Ankara will be closed to the general public and "only emergency services will be provided", the announcement said. A statement from the prosecutor's office said the suspects were detained in a police operation on March 5. A series of terror attacks in 2015 and 2016 as well as one in 2017 were blamed on IS and outlawed Kurdish militants.
  • USA to impose 25pc steel tariff on imports, says Trump

    USA to impose 25pc steel tariff on imports, says Trump

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    US President Donald Trump plans to apply tariffs on import of steel and aluminum globally without exempting allies from it, a senior White House official has said, amid global outrage against the decision. " According to third-party analyses, this 10% tariff will create a new $347.7 million tax on America's beverage industry, including brewers and beer importers, and result in the loss of 20,291 American jobs", McGreevy said in a statement.
  • Aide turns state witness as Israeli PM visits Washington

    Aide turns state witness as Israeli PM visits Washington

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    He vowed to get it done for $250,000 instead. What's that for?... We're not going to spend a billion dollars. Palestinians oppose the embassy move, one of the major complications as the Trump team tries to come up with a peace deal. And although Israel's government is overjoyed by Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, misgivings are percolating over Iran. The display of mutual appreciation, in lieu of a formal press conference, provided both leaders with welcome respite ...
  • England overcome Kane Williamson century to go 2-1 up

    England overcome Kane Williamson century to go 2-1 up

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    England got their own critical break, however, when Santner was dismissed - for the first time in the series - in the unluckiest fashion of all, run out at the non-striker's end after Woakes' attempt to catch a straight drive from Williamson was deflected on to the stumps.
  • Mueller subpoenas witness for documents tied to Trump, campaign associates

    Mueller subpoenas witness for documents tied to Trump, campaign associates

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    The names of people targeted in the subpoena include everyone from Steve Bannon and Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen to Hope Hicks , Paul Manafort and Roger Stone . Speaking to the Post , Nunberg dared Mueller to act if he refused to appear before a grand jury on Friday. "Mr. Mueller should understand I am not going in on Friday", he added.