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News : Offbeat

No Powerball winners, jackpot grows to $620M

Sunday  08:45,   21 october 2018
cbsnews

There was no winner in the huge Mega Millions $1 billion jackpot on Friday, pushing Tuesday's drawing to a $1.6 billion jackpot . The jackpot keeps growing because the last Powerball winner was on Aug. 11. Powerball winning numbers16, 54, 57, 62 and >>>

Yanks considering bringing back Happ, Sabathia for 2019

Sunday  08:20,   21 october 2018
mlbtraderumors

A few notes from the AL... >>>

German Industry Slams ‘America First' After Siemens Is Foiled in Iraq

Sunday  07:45,   21 october 2018
bloomberg

Germany’s main industry federation said U.S. pressure to quash Siemens AG’s $15 billion power-plant deal with Iraq is unacceptable and shows how President Donald Trump’s “America First” stance is corroding business decisions.... >>>

Donald Trump learns to love his haters

Sunday  07:45,   21 october 2018
politico

Just as his onetime naysayers have come around to the president, so too has Trump embraced establishment pols he once... >>>

Brexit Uncertainty Slashes Investment in 8 in 10 U.K. Businesses

Sunday  07:30,   21 october 2018
bloomberg

Four-fifths of U.K. companies have cut or withheld investment because of the uncertainty caused by Brexit, Britain’s biggest business lobby said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

How Saudi Arabia's Scandal is Affecting Business Worldwide

Sunday  06:56,   21 october 2018
cnn

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi sent shockwaves through the business world, leaving in limbo planned investments, partnerships and projects in banking, transportation and technology. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"],... >>>

Melting glacier in China draws tourists, climate worries

Sunday  06:56,   21 october 2018
msn

The loud crack rang out from the fog above the Baishui No. 1 Glacier as a stone shard careened down the ice, flying past Chen Yanjun as he operated a GPS... >>>

Defense leads No. 5 LSU past No. 22 MSU, 19-3

Sunday  05:55,   21 october 2018
msn

LSU intercepted Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald four times and Cole Tracy kicked four field goals to help the fifth-ranked Tigers beat the No. 22 Bulldogs... >>>

Investigators receive 1,000 tips on missing teen

Sunday  05:55,   21 october 2018
cbsnews

Investigators said they have received over 1,000 tips in the case of missing 13-year-old Jayme... >>>

Colombian military copter crashes, killing 4: officials

Sunday  05:30,   21 october 2018
msn

A Colombian military helicopter crashed on Saturday after conducting an operation against drug traffickers, killing all four crew members, officials announced. Defense Minister Guillermo Botero, in a Twitter message, identified the dead as Major... >>>

Trump threatens ‘maximum penalties’ for voter fraud

Sunday  05:10,   21 october 2018
thehill

President Trump warned people found guilty of voter fraud would face "maximum penalties" ahead of November's midterm... >>>

Florida city commissioner charged in fatal shooting of shoplifter

Sunday  03:45,   21 october 2018
nbcnews

The shooting in Lakeland, Florida, has drawn renewed attention to the state's "stand your ground"... >>>

Man who killed 3 in Walmart shooting gets life; motive still unclear

Sunday  03:05,   21 october 2018
nbcnews

Scott Ostrem walked into a Walmart in Thornton, opened fire and left without saying anything, witnesses said. Three people were... >>>

House Democrats’ hope for wave election diminishes as Republicans rebound

Sunday  03:05,   21 october 2018
msn

Democrats retain their strength in suburban areas, but Trump’s rising approval and the fight over Kavanaugh are boosting GOP candidates in conservative and rural... >>>

Africa’s youngest billionaire has been found after kidnapping ordeal

Sunday  02:55,   21 october 2018
qz

Tanzanian billionaire Mohammed Dewji who was kidnapped earlier this month was freed on Saturday (Oct. 20) after more than a week missing. Dewji took... >>>