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by | March 24, 2018 | 22:12

Mega Ball is 17. A single winning ticket worth $450 million was sold in Florida . The estimated jackpot for the drawing is $421 million. No one hit the Mega Millions jackpot on Friday for the 22nd consecutive time. Tickets can be bought until 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. Since the last jackpot was won, there have been 33 winners of $1 million or more. A Mega Millions ticket costs $2.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:42

On March 4, former Russian military intelligence (GRU) Colonel Sergei Skripal , who had been convicted in Russia of spying for Great Britain and exchanged for Russian intelligence officers, and his daughter Yulia suffered the effects of a nerve agent in the British city of Salisbury.

by | March 24, 2018 | 23:47

According to the contract, 3,19,400 anti-rodent tablets were provided and it does not meant that 3,19,400 rodents were killed. Expressing doubt on the company's claims of killing a total of 3 lakh 19 thousand rats in mere seven days, Khadse had said the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation ( BMC ) had taken two years to kill six lakh rats in the city.

by | March 24, 2018 | 23:23

Paul McCartney stood in solidarity with the thousands protesting gun violence across the nation Saturday at the March for Our Lives in NY. "This is what we can do", he said, "so I'm here to do it". "As you know, one of my best friends was shot not far from here", he told a CNN reporter. "So it's important to me". March For Our Lives rallies were held in many cities around the country, none larger than the estimated half a million who attended the one in Washington, DC.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:50

He is the first person criminally charged in the August 7, 2016 death of Caleb Schwab, the son of Kansas Rep. Scott Schwab, at the Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City, Kansas. At the time, the Verruckt was the largest of its kind in the world. The indictment said Mr Henry's desire to "rush the project", and he and his designer's lack of expertise, caused them to "skip fundamental steps in the design process".

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:37

The Milwaukee Bucks were delivered a blow when it was announced that Giannis Antetokounmpo wouldn't be playing in their Friday night game against the Chicago Bulls , but their head coach has provided a sign of optimism about the situation.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:38

The prince earlier visited the Capitol to meet with top congressional leaders, many of whom raised concerns over the Saudi-led coalition's role in the war and massive humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and USA support for the Saudis. Trump said the military sales contributed to the creation of 40,000 American jobs. Earlier this week the Senate debated and then shelved a resolution calling for an end to US support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:43

They exerted all their force to ensure that the BSP candidate does not win at any cost. "I would like to tell BJP and company that their malpractices will not succeed in breaking the ties between SP and BSP. Mayawati was reacting over chief minister Yogi Adityanath's claim in which he blamed the Bahujan Samaj Party's loss on the Samajwadi Party's "opportunism".

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:21

Around 5 p.m. Monday, a student alerted a sergeant patrolling the interior of the high school that Broward County Deputy Moises Carotti was asleep in a marked patrol vehicle, according to a statement from the Broward County Sheriff's Office.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:44

Ramaphosa and his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame had a meeting to talk through issues that made it hard for Rwandan citizens to get visas to come to South Africa. Also it needs to be seen in another dimension that we are sending people here [in Rwanda] to do business, to trade and to learn. And as it is now, Rwanda has a lot to teach us.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:36

Concordia Lutheran Church will hold services as follows: Palm Sunday, March 25 at 9 a.m.; Maundy Thursday , March 29 at 6:30 p.m.; Good Friday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m.at Bethany Lutheran, The Dalles; Easter Sunday , April 1, Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m.at Idlewild Cemetery (new section) followed by breakfast at Concordia; Easter Sunday , 9 a.m.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:36

A vehicle bomb explosion in Lashkargah city in Helmand province in Afghanistan on Friday evening killed 15 people and wounded 51 others, local officials confirmed. Last month Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered them peace talks "without preconditions" - but so far there has been little sign of them taking up the offer.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:11

There has been an increase in the number of cases of journalists being arrested and websites blocked. The election commission said the vote will be free and fair and Mr Sisi has said he wanted more candidates to run. "The Egyptian authorities have not shared any evidence of wrongdoing". A roadside bomb exploded in Egypt's coastal city of Alexandria today, killing one policeman and injuring four others, two days before the presidential elections.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:29

Later, the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out to the audience. Contingents from the armed forces of Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Jordan also participated in the parade. Another feature of this year's ceremony was the demonstration of Turkish Air planes. Pakistan armed forces displayed tanks and other weapon systems in the parade.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:04

Trump authorized an exemption for Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, South Korea and all 28 EU member countries while the US negotiates long-term plans with foreign leaders from each country and the European body. The White House is linking the issues: Donald Trump trade adviser Peter Navarro told CNN this week that unless the USA gets a better deal on NAFTA , something will happen with tariffs.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:31

Trump and O'Day met on the set of " Celebrity Apprentice " in 2011, according to multiple reports. The song, titled " DJT " (also Donald John Trump Jr.'s initials), seemed to be about the pair's infidelities, with lyrics like, "You wanna, you wanna believe that everything with me was a lie?" The man that Aubrey O'Day had her now-famous "Spanx-ripping" romp with after filming the finale of a reality show may be accused sexual predator Russell Simmons - although Simmons firmly denies it.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:32

They went up a side set of stairs at the building in New Oxford Street, London, and were seen on the second floor - where Cambridge Analytica has its offices. The Information Commission is responsible for regulating compliance with the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act. A spokesman for Leave.EU, Aaron Banks, denied the claim, saying that his group did not receive any data or work from Cambridge Analytica .

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:14

At 10 a.m. on Friday, the weather was brisk and the sky was clear for a attractive day. Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla ., are competing in the USA Hockey National Championships in Plymouth this weekend.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:32

Trump has long promised to fully fund the Pentagon and suggested that he was "forced" to sign the bill, much of which he dislikes, in order to fund the military. We wanted to have them in this bill. But the plan was rejected by many Republicans who campaigned on spending restraints and balanced budgets. "We ended up asking for 74 miles worth of wall, we get 110".

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:37

Senior Facebook leaders reportedly disagree about how openly the company should share the extent to which nation states used the social network to spread disinformation. 3- Zuckerberg says that he can testify whenever it is needed. The CEO, whose wealth largely comes from his roughly 403 million shares of Facebook stock (he only takes a $1 salary ), lost $10 billion over the past week as the Cambridge Analytica crisis played out.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:02

It's documented on CNN and news outlets across the U.S. Yet he's allowed to bully and bribe away charges for these crimes, just as Turkey's done for a century and more, starting with the Armenian Genocide", said Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Executive Director Aram Hamparian, in comments to the Armenian Weekly.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:03

According to reports, the fire broke out around 11:00 PM.in the basement of an unoccupied residential building . Officials said he was somehow separated from other firefighters when the blaze intensified and forced them to pull back from the building.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:04

The arrest was on the same day students conducted a 17-minute walkout in honor of the lives lost in last month's school shooting in Florida. Signs were posted at the entrance of the field stating "Students Lives Matter". "We tried emailing teachers from other schools to build allies, but not all of them were responding back". "I am sick and exhausted of hearing, 'Guns don't kill people, people kill people.' Cars don't kill people, people kill people, but we still make it harder for people to ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:38

Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels seized control of Afrin city from the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia on Sunday. "They wanted to tell the people of this area that we are with you and do not be anxious for Manbij", Qaftan said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:42

This event is the 11th year when darkness will sweep across the globe. The hotel has been taking action locally to conserve energy and help raise awareness of climate change, joining a global initiative that is open to Hilton's more than 4,900 properties across 104 countries and territories.

by | March 24, 2018 | 18:14

The EU's envoy in Moscow will return "for consultations" while some member states were preparing to follow Britain's lead and expel Russian diplomats over the affair. Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said she was ready to expel Russian spies. "It's clear that the Russian threat does not respect borders and indeed the incident in Salisbury was part of a pattern of Russian aggression against Europe and its near neighbors", she said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:09

The Tigers made the field in large part due to their defense, and they will need to maintain their level of play if they want to advance past Kansas . In the end though - the talent of Kansas downs the Clemson Tigers . The Big 12 Player of the Year had a great regular season, where he scored 17.4 points per game, and dished out 7.5 assists per game.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:05

Both Warne and Smith said they did not believe that Bancroft would have decided himself to use a foreign object on the ball. As English umpires Nigel Llong and Richard Illingworth met mid-pitch to discuss the incident, Bancroft was then seen appearing to take a small, yellow object out of his pocket and drop it down his pants.

by | March 24, 2018 | 18:37

But secret audio and video recordings released this week ensnared Kuczynski in vote-buying allegations that prompted even his staunchest supporters to demand he step down. Former authoritarian president Alberto Fujimori fled Peru for his parents' native Japan as his decade in power ended in a corruption scandal and protests.

by | March 24, 2018 | 17:26

The snow could be wet and heavy potentially leading to downed trees and power lines. Strong winds will accompany the storm across all affected areas and could make travel hard, the Weather Service warned. Virginia State Police reported at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday that its troopers had responded to 382 crashes across the state, though the crashes mostly involved only vehicle damage with no reported fatalities.

by | March 24, 2018 | 18:31

TMC supported Singhvi in the Rajya Sabha poll who contested as the fifth candidate as the Congress did not have the strength in the Assembly to get its candidate elected. The House now has 49 BJP MLAs, 39 Congress legislators, one BSP member and an independent legislator. Senior TMC leader and state education minister Partha Chatterjee said that they had supported Singhvi to make their fight against BJP stronger.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:56

Treize départements d'Ile-de-France et de Normandie sont désormais placés en vigilance orange neige et verglas , a annoncé Météo-France, dans son dernier bulletin publié à 4h lundi 19 mars. Ces précipitations se transformeront progressivement en neige dans la nuit. Un phénomène qui devrait s'atténuer au fil des heures. Un nouveau point météo sera fait en milieu d'après-midi.

by | March 24, 2018 | 18:22

A second bomb failed to explode, officials said. "We do not want anything from them, because we are fully aware that Hamas is the one who stands behind that incident and carried it out", Abbas said in a speech to a number of Palestinian leaders based in Ramallah.

by | March 24, 2018 | 17:55

The measures follow the completion of a special assessment of Chinese trade and investment practices that give Chinese companies "unfair advantage" and "forced US companies to transfer technologies", a senior administration official said.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:42

The watchdog is leading the probe with the backing of the European Union's remaining 27 regulators, who this week vowed to collaborate to get to the bottom of the "very serious allegation with far-reaching consequences". Musk tweeted on Friday that Tesla's official Facebook page should "definitely' be deleted, and it promptly was, along with the page of his rocket company, Space Exploration Technologies Corp".