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25 Jun 2019 at 10:04pm

Mega Millions Winning Number for 06/21/2019 Friday
22 Jun 2019 at 12:31am

Draw ID: 2305
Winning Number: 13-30-36-48-62     Mega Ball: 18     Megaplier: 3
Current Jackpot: $55 Million
Jackpot Winners: None
Next Draw Date: 06/25/2019 Tuesday
Estimated Jackpot: $60 Million
Estimated Cash Option: $39.2 Million
Video: https://youtu.be/Q2ic8D_Xr3o


Powerball Winning Number for 06/22/2019 Saturday
23 Jun 2019 at 12:32am

Draw ID: 980
Winning Number: 03-06-11-14-66     Powerball: 21     Powerplay: 2
Current Jackpot: $108.7 Million
Jackpot Winners: None
Next Draw Date: 06/26/2019 Wednesday
Estimated Jackpot: $122 Million
Estimated Cash Option: $80 Million
Video: https://youtu.be/ZoHKP2gLqpo


Lucky for Life Winning Number for 06/24/2019 Monday
25 Jun 2019 at 1:32pm

Draw ID: 760
Winning Number: 03-17-21-23-44     Lucky Ball: 02
Current Jackpot: $1,000
Jackpot Winners: None
Next Draw Date: 06/27/2019 Thursday
Estimated Jackpot: $1,000
Video: https://youtu.be/H6OS7qT19Uc


Megabucks Doubler Winning Number for 06/22/2019 Saturday
22 Jun 2019 at 11:37pm

Draw ID: 3732
Winning Number: 18-24-28-39-42-49     ST Doubler: 9
Current Jackpot: $3,124,325
Jackpot Winners: None
Next Draw Date: 06/26/2019 Wednesday
Estimated Jackpot: $3,200,000
Estimated Cash Option: $2,530,000
Video: https://youtu.be/nAvuLqxUUBc


Mass Cash Winning Number for 06/25/2019 Tuesday
25 Jun 2019 at 10:04pm

Draw ID: 5150
Winning Number: 02-05-13-21-24
Current Jackpot: $100,000
Jackpot Winners: None
Next Draw Date: 06/26/2019 Wednesday
Estimated Jackpot: $100,000
Video: https://youtu.be/bOY4MxeYaKk


Numbers Game Winning Number for 06/25/2019 Tuesday Evening
25 Jun 2019 at 8:01pm

Draw ID: 19104
Winning Number: 6-4-6-2
Next Draw Date: 06/26/2019 Wednesday
Payouts:
Exact 4: $4,848   Exact 3: $679   Exact 2: $58   Exact 1: $6
Any 4: $404   Any First 3: $226   Any Last 3: $113
Video: https://youtu.be/3L8vnH3FGTo


Numbers Game Winning Number for 06/25/2019 Tuesday Mid-Day
25 Jun 2019 at 12:55pm

Draw ID: 19103
Winning Number: 0-3-1-9
Next Draw Date: 06/26/2019 Wednesday
Payouts:
Exact 4: $4,946   Exact 3: $692   Exact 2: $59   Exact 1: $6
Any 4: $206   Any First 3: $115   Any Last 3: $115
Video: https://youtu.be/QoZUwTr_1E0


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Special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly on July 17 foll...
25 Jun 2019 at 10:07pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly following a subpoena from the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees, the panels announced Tuesday.

Hollywood stars perform play based on Mueller report
25 Jun 2019 at 7:27am
Hollywood stars perform in a live reading of the Mueller report called, "The Investigation: Search for the Truth in Ten Acts," at Riverside Church in New York City. CNN's Alexandra Field has the story.

Mueller's first comments since his appointment as special counsel were remark...
29 May 2019 at 9:12pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller said in a rare and remarkable public statement Wednesday his investigation could not clear President Donald Trump and that charging the President was not an option his office could consider.

Judge releases court details that show speed, scope of Mueller investigation ...
24 Jun 2019 at 7:50pm
At the request of CNN, a federal judge in Washington on Monday released about 230 pages of data from the court showing new details about the scope and speed of Robert Mueller's investigation.

The top prosecutor Mueller's team is writing a book
21 Jun 2019 at 11:57am
The top prosecutor on Robert Mueller's team, Andrew Weissmann, is writing a book.

Fact checking Trump's misleading Mueller report claim
14 Jun 2019 at 12:49pm
CNN's Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, on President Donald Trump's claim that Robert Mueller's investigation found that Trump's campaign rebuffed Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Manafort told Sean Hannity in texts he would never give up Trump
21 Jun 2019 at 8:06pm
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort told Fox News host Sean Hannity that he would never give up information on President Donald Trump or senior White House adviser Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law, according to newly unsealed texts between the two men in 2017 and 2018.

Opinion: Star-studded play brings Mueller report to life
25 Jun 2019 at 7:32am
On Monday night, at the historic Riverside Church in Manhattan, an audience was treated to a powerful live reading of "The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts," by stars including John Lithgow, Jason Alexander, Annette Bening, Kyra Sedgwick and Alyssa Milano. The play, written by the Pulitzer Prize winning Robert Schenkkan, was a dramatization of the Mueller Report that used the actual text for dialogue.

House passes border aid bill despite veto threat
25 Jun 2019 at 10:17pm

Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds for affairs, prosecutors say
25 Jun 2019 at 7:34pm
Embattled Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pay for extramarital affairs with lobbyists and congressional staffers, prosecutors in California alleged in a court filing Monday.

Judge says Democrats can begin collecting Trump financial records in emolumen...
25 Jun 2019 at 7:47pm
A federal judge told US House and Senate Democrats they can begin collecting financial evidence this week about Donald Trump's businesses for a lawsuit.

Anderson Cooper: This 'blows my mind' about Trump
24 Jun 2019 at 9:44pm
CNN's Anderson Cooper once again addresses President Donald Trump's repeated comments on voter irregularities in the 2016 election.

Analysis: The 36 most shocking lines from Donald Trump's interview with The Hill
25 Jun 2019 at 5:14pm
On Monday, President Donald Trump sat down for an interview with The Hill newspaper in the Oval Office.

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The Latest: House approves $4.5 billion bill to aid migrants
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 9:55pm
Democrats have whisked a $4.5 billion bill through the House aimed at improving conditions for thousands of migrants

RMV head resigns in aftermath of deadly N.H. motorcycle crash
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 9:42pm
The head of the Massachusetts motor vehicle division has resigned for failing to terminate the commercial driving license of man whose collision with a group of motorcyclists in New Hampshire left seven dead

Mueller agrees to testify before 2 House panels next month
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 9:21pm
Democrats say former special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly July 17 before the House Judiciary and intelligence committees

Judge allows Democrats' lawsuit against Trump to proceed
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 8:41pm
A federal judge is allowing a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution to move forward

Lawmakers seek to revoke Wounded Knee medals for US soldiers
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 8:13pm
Native American advocates are calling for Congress to revoke the Medals of Honor given to the U.S. soldiers who participated in the Wounded Knee massacre

RMV head resigns over N.H. motorcycle crash revelations
by The Boston Globe
25 Jun 2019 at 7:58pm
The head of the state’s Registry of Motor Vehicles resigned Tuesday following revelations that the West Springfield truck driver accused of killing seven motorcycle riders in New Hampshire had been charged with drunk driving in Connecticut, part of a long history of driving infractions.

House Democrats told they're too focused on impeachment
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 7:54pm
House Democrats told they're seen as too focused on impeachment of President Donald Trump

Trump protocol chief out ahead of major summit
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 7:48pm
Trump's chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of the president's departure for the Group of 20 summit meeting in Japan

Here's what to expect from Wednesday's weather forecast
by Megan O'Brien
25 Jun 2019 at 6:23pm
Temperatures may hit the high 80s.

7 ways Elizabeth Warren would change how our elections work
by Nik DeCosta-Klipa
25 Jun 2019 at 6:07pm
The Massachusetts senator says her proposal would make voting easier and more secure.

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Trump endorses McSally in Arizona Senate race, Tillis in North Carolina
by Talia Kaplan
25 Jun 2019 at 10:20pm
President Trump endorsed two Republican senators on Tuesday, North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis and Arizona Sen. Martha McSally. 

Lindsey Graham: Mueller's agreement to testify before Congress will 'blow up'...
by Charles Creitz
25 Jun 2019 at 10:12pm
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's agreement to testify before Congress, as many Democrats have urged, will "blow up in their face," Sen. Lindsey Graham charged on Tuesday night.

Beto O?Rourke calls Trump ?most openly racist president that we?ve had in mod...
by Frank Miles
25 Jun 2019 at 10:08pm
Former Texas Rep. Beto O?Rourke called President Trump ?the most openly racist president that we?ve had in modern history? at a Miami Town Hall Tuesday night.

Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban celebrate 13th wedding anniversary
by Mariah Haas
25 Jun 2019 at 10:07pm
The couple tied the knot in 2006 and share two kids together.

Trey Gowdy: South Carolina won't turn blue, Buttigieg wrong
by Victor Garcia
25 Jun 2019 at 10:06pm
Former U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy isn't buying Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg's assertion that South Carolina could turn blue in the 2020 presidential election.

Lawrence Jones: NBA 'owner' nix is 'political correctness gone wild'
by Charles Creitz
25 Jun 2019 at 9:55pm
The NBA's transition away from using the term "owner" to describe the person at the top of the team hierarchy is just more political correctness, according to Lawrence Jones.

Arkansas judge asks court to allow him to hear death penalty-related cases again
by Louis Casiano
25 Jun 2019 at 9:49pm
An Arkansas judge is petitioning the state Supreme Court to restore his judicial power to preside over capital punishment-related cases after he was disqualified from those duties following his participation in an anti-death penalty protest outside the governor's mansion two years ago.

Rosie O'Donnell says there are 'over 100,000' 'concentration camps' in the US
by Joseph Wulfsohn
25 Jun 2019 at 9:40pm
Liberal comedian Rosie O'Donnell appears to back Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., calling detention centers along the southern border "concentration camps," and went even further Monday night by declaring there were "over 100,000" such "concentration camps" in the U.S. 

Robert Mueller agrees to testify before House lawmakers July 17 after subpoen...
by Louis Casiano
25 Jun 2019 at 9:14pm
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on July 17 after they subpoenaed the special counsel Tuesday, according to the committees' chairmen, Reps. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., and Adam Schiff, D-Calif.

San Francisco becomes 1st major US city to ban e-cigarettes
by Frank Miles
25 Jun 2019 at 9:09pm
San Francisco became the first major U.S. city Tuesday to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes that have not undergone the required Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review.

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Boston Police Searching for Missing Teen
25 Jun 2019 at 9:35pm


Police in Boston are looking for a missing teenager.Boston Police said 17-year-old Jeremy Rouse was last seen around 5 p.m. in the area of Columbus Avenue and Cedar Street in the city's Roxbury neighborhood.

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Tenants Aggravated by Lack of Repairs 3 Months After Pipe Burst
by ABBEY NIEZGODA
25 Jun 2019 at 8:39pm


Nearly three months after a pipe burst and temporarily condemned an apartment building in Billerica, Massachusetts, tenants back living in their units say the complex is far from back to normal.NBC10...

Mass. Registrar of Motor Vehicles Resigns After NH Crash
by STAFF REPORTS
25 Jun 2019 at 8:58pm


Massachusetts' registrar of motor vehicles has resigned from her post in the wake of a crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire.The Massachusetts Department of Transportation announced Tuesday...

Ben & Jerry's Serves Up Criminal Justice Reform Push
by JACK THURSTON
25 Jun 2019 at 7:51pm


A new initiative from one of Vermont's most famous companies is calling for reforms to criminal justice systems across the country.Ben & Jerry's has partnered with the Art for Justice Fund to put reform issues...

Report: Man Charged With Attempted Murder of Wife of 61 Years
25 Jun 2019 at 5:22pm


An 84-year-old Massachusetts man has reportedly been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly tried to suffocate his ailing wife.According to Newburyport News, Frank Pavuk is accused of putting...

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Authorities Continue Homicide Investigation of Former Groveland Employee
by STAFF REPORTS
25 Jun 2019 at 6:27pm


Days after a former Groveland, Massachusetts, employee was found dead in his home, there are still no arrests.Eighty-two-year-old Patsy Schena was found unresponsive and with multiple wounds at his home...

Scattered Showers, Thunder Continues Ahead of Partly Sunny Wednesday
by PAMELA GARDNER
25 Jun 2019 at 5:01pm


Scattered showers and thundershowers continue to move east through New England. The rain comes to an end tonight from west to east, but our humidity will stick around for the rest of the night and into...
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Wayfair Employees to Stage Walkout to Protest Sales to Border Camps
by MELISSA BUJA and MARC FORTIER
25 Jun 2019 at 6:19pm


Wayfair employees are planning a walkout to protest the company's decision to sell furniture to a detention camp for migrant children at the Mexican border, according to multiple reports.An employee, who...

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Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Nantucket Kayaker
25 Jun 2019 at 2:31pm


The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a kayaker who went missing off the coast of Nantucket last weekend.The Coast Guard said the search for 36-year-old Vitaly Filiutovich was suspended late Tuesday...

Man Indicted in Leominster Crash That Resulted in Girlfriend's Death
by ALYSHA PALUMBO and MELISSA BUJA
25 Jun 2019 at 5:53pm


A Massachusetts man is free on bail following his Tuesday court appearance in connection a fatal high-speed crash in Leominster that claimed the life of a Framingham woman.Gregory McNally, 35, pleaded...

Localized Flooding Possible in Some Areas With Torrential Downpours
by MATT NOYES
25 Jun 2019 at 12:38pm


A shot of rain for our Tuesday comes ahead of a quick return to summer warmth, but that also calls for areas of rain and thunder with some heavy downpours as humid air pushes north into southern New...
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Exhaustive Trash Facility Search Ends With No Sign of Missing Conn. Mom
25 Jun 2019 at 11:39am


The investigation continues into the disappearance of Jennifer Dulos, a 50-year-old mother from New Canaan, but police said Tuesday morning that their search of a Hartford trash facility for evidence is...

Police Plead for Public's Help in Finding Missing NH Teen
by KARLA RENDON-ALVAREZ
25 Jun 2019 at 12:29pm


Police in New Hampshire area searching for a missing 16-year-old boy who has been missing since Monday night.Phoenix Lutz was last seen at about 10:30 p.m. in his Richmond home, according to the New Hampshire...

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Robert Mueller to Testify Before House Committees
by Nicholas Fandos
25 Jun 2019 at 9:56pm
Mr. Mueller, the special counsel, agreed to testify on July 17, two House panels said Tuesday night after issuing subpoenas to compel his appearance.

Reopened Legal Challenge to Census Citizenship Question Throws Case Into Chaos
by Michael Wines
25 Jun 2019 at 7:59pm
The Supreme Court is expected to rule on the question?s inclusion on the 2020 census this week. But recently discovered files have compelled lower courts to re-examine the case.

House Approves Border Aid, Seeking to Curb Trump?s Crackdown
by Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Emily Cochrane
25 Jun 2019 at 9:54pm
House Democrats pushed through $4.5 billion in humanitarian aid to address the plight of migrants at the southern border, after leaders quelled a revolt.

?We?re in a Dark Place?: Children Returned to Troubled Texas Border Facility
by Arturo Rubio and Caitlin Dickerson
25 Jun 2019 at 9:11pm
The Trump administration says it is transferring the children back to a shelter in Clint, Tex., that had seen hundreds of children held in overcrowded and filthy conditions.

?A Constant Game of Musical Chairs? Amid Another Homeland Security Shake-Up
by Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Maggie Haberman
25 Jun 2019 at 10:22pm
Mark Morgan, Immigration and Customs Enforcement?s acting director, will lead Customs and Border Protection, administration officials said Tuesday.

A Photo Captures the Pathos of Migrants Who Risked It All
by Azam Ahmed and Kirk Semple
25 Jun 2019 at 9:58pm
A Mexican newspaper published a heartbreaking image of a man and his young daughter who died while trying to cross the Rio Grande.

U.S. Tech Companies Sidestep a Trump Ban, to Keep Selling to Huawei
by Paul Mozur and Cecilia Kang
25 Jun 2019 at 9:57pm
Chip makers? deals underscore how difficult it is to clamp down on companies that the administration considers a national security threat.

?Lock the S.O.B.s Up?: Joe Biden and the Era of Mass Incarceration
by Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Astead W. Herndon
25 Jun 2019 at 6:26pm
He now plays down his role overhauling crime laws with segregationist senators in the ?80s and ?90s. That portrayal today is at odds with his actions and rhetoric back then.

?A 10-Person Debate Is a Mess?: Debate Advice for Democrats, From Republicans
by Katie Glueck
25 Jun 2019 at 7:33pm
Ted Cruz, Chris Christie and others from the crowded, chaotic 2016 Republican race offered tips to Democrats on surviving the debate stage.

In Women?s World Cup Origin Story, Fact and Fiction Blur
by Jeré Longman
25 Jun 2019 at 10:17pm
FIFA recognizes a France-Netherlands encounter in 1971 as the first women?s international match. It was no such thing, but that doesn?t diminish the women who took part.

Immigration, Stephanie Grisham, Michael Jackson: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing
by Remy Tumin and Hiroko Masuike
25 Jun 2019 at 6:15pm
Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.

When ISIS Killed Cyclists on Their Journey Around the World
25 Jun 2019 at 7:16pm
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Jill Lepore on the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing
25 Jun 2019 at 7:16pm
Lepore discusses several new books about the Apollo 11 mission, and Julie Satow talks about the history of the Plaza Hotel.

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Cardi B pleads not guilty to charges in bar fight
25 Jun 2019 at 6:37pm
Cardi B has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a brawl in a New York strip club last August.

Shawn Mendes' video of 'Señorita' just made everyone, everywhere fall in love...
25 Jun 2019 at 2:17pm
Shawn Mendes is 20, yes, but if you happen to have eyes, you can't really deny the fact that he's cute.

Meryl Streep set to star in Ryan Murphy's all-star adaptation of 'The Prom'
25 Jun 2019 at 2:56pm
Ryan Murphy is adapting the Tony Award-nominated and LGBTQ-friendly musical "The Prom" for Netflix, with big names Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Nicole Kidman, James Corden, Awkwafina, Keegan-Michael Key and Andrew Rannells set to star, Deadline reports.

Judi Dench says work of Weinstein and Spacey should not be forgotten
25 Jun 2019 at 7:25pm
Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench has spoken of her "agony" at the thought that the works of Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein will be forgotten.

Lady Gaga blows the roof off Apollo Theater show
25 Jun 2019 at 9:59am
With hit after hit, Lady Gaga brought the crowd to their feet for nearly two hours on Monday night at Harlem's legendary Apollo Theater.

Willow Smith says she loves men and women equally
25 Jun 2019 at 10:45am
Not every daughter is comfortable enough to ask their mother if they've ever had a threesome -- but Willow Smith is.

It's ok to feel conflicted about Michael Jackson on the anniversary of his death
25 Jun 2019 at 11:53am
There will never be another star as big as Michael Jackson.

George Clooney's new Netflix project
25 Jun 2019 at 9:46am
George Clooney has signed on to direct and star in "Good Morning, Midnight" for Netflix. It will be his first project with the streaming service.

Kendrick Lamar and more of the biggest names in hip-hop to headline new music...
25 Jun 2019 at 11:19am
You might be thinking, "Another music festival?"

'Dog the Bounty Hunter' shares photo from Beth's bedside
25 Jun 2019 at 3:20pm
Duane "Dog" Chapman shared a photo from his wife Beth's hospital bedside on Monday.

'The Hills: New Beginnings' is like a friend from high school
25 Jun 2019 at 9:37am
Not 10 minutes into MTV's "The Hills: New Beginnings," the bubbly is flowing, the lips are glossed and old friends Audrina Patridge, Whitney Port and Heidi Montag sit pool-side and catch each other (and their audience) up on their kids, their feuds and, naturally, their love lives.

'Years and Years' charts chaotic future through one family
24 Jun 2019 at 12:51pm
Writer Russell T Davies has seamlessly moved between science fiction ("Doctor Who," "Torchwood") and character-driven dramas ("Queer as Folk"), but he's found a doozy of a way to wed those genres in "Years and Years," a BBC series whose near-future dystopia should resonate, in select circles, on both sides of the pond.

Avril Lavigne is launching her first tour in 5 years
25 Jun 2019 at 9:36am
Avril Lavigne is hitting the stage again and helping others at the same time.

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House passes border aid bill despite White House veto threat
25 Jun 2019 at 10:17pm
The House of Representatives voted by 230-195 on Tuesday to approve $4.5 billion in aid for the growing crisis at the US southern border -- a vote that followed Democratic infighting over the package and a White House veto threat.

READ: Letter from House chairmen to Robert Mueller compelling public testimony
25 Jun 2019 at 10:08pm
Chairmen Jerry Nadler and Adam Schiff announce Special Counsel Robert Mueller will testify on July 17 following request via subpoena.

Mueller to testify publicly on July 17 following a subpoena
25 Jun 2019 at 10:07pm
Robert Mueller will testify before Congress on July 17 after House Democrats issued a subpoena for his appearance, a move that paves the way for a reluctant special counsel to answer questions publicly for the first time about his 22-month investigation into President Donald Trump.

'We pay for that shit': 9/11 first responder goes off on Congress after McCon...
25 Jun 2019 at 10:00pm
A 9/11 first responder is "satisfied" with a commitment from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to hold a vote to extend the compensation fund for victims of the attack, but he's still extremely frustrated with Congress, saying, "We pay for that shit."

US government is investigating the chicken industry
25 Jun 2019 at 10:00pm
The US government, as part of an investigation into the chicken industry, is trying to intervene in a price-fixing lawsuit brought against the country's biggest poultry producers.

Georgia police release footage of finding a newborn in a plastic bag in the w...
25 Jun 2019 at 9:53pm
The Forsyth County Sheriff's office near Atlanta has released dramatic bodycam video from the night authorities found a newborn baby wrapped in a plastic bag in the woods.

How Band-e-Amir National Park became Afghanistan's oasis of peace
25 Jun 2019 at 9:37pm
It's been described as "Afghanistan's Grand Canyon," and 10 years after it was designated a national park, Band-e-Amir is flourishing as a beacon of stability in a country rocked by decades of violence and unrest.

A shocking image of a drowned man and his daughter underscores the crisis at ...
25 Jun 2019 at 9:29pm
The photo is haunting, a vivid reminder of the danger many face when they try to cross into the United States. It shows the human toll of a crisis at the border that's often debated with abstract statistics and detached policy arguments.

Mark Zuckerberg to speak at Aspen Ideas conference about privacy and regulation
25 Jun 2019 at 9:01pm
As public and government scrutiny of Facebook's power and influence grows, CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Wednesday to address privacy and regulation.

6 dead, including 4 children, in Wisconsin house fire
25 Jun 2019 at 8:49pm
It is not clear how or if the victims are related.

San Francisco passes ban on e-cigarette sales, a US first
25 Jun 2019 at 8:48pm
City officials cite vapes' popularity among youth as a key reason for introducing these measures. But critics of the ordinance say it could harm businesses and remove what some groups describe as a less-harmful alternative for adult smokers.

World's 50 best restaurants for 2019
25 Jun 2019 at 8:40pm
The world's 50 best restaurants for 2019 have been named in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. So where's the No. 1 place to dine? Hint: It's a restaurant in western Europe.

A 5-year-old boy with cancer dreamed of being a soldier, so dozens of service...
25 Jun 2019 at 8:35pm
River "Oakley" Nimmo, 5, never got to realize his dream of serving in the military. But that didn't stop dozens of service men and women from honoring the Arkansas boy at his funeral.

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Florida police arrest woman suspected of killing her stepfather and daughter
24 Jun 2019 at 5:47pm
A 28-year-old woman living at her parents' house shot and killed her stepfather and her own daughter after midnight on Monday, police in Florida said.

Med school grad who was missing says he can't recall what happened in Mexico
24 Jun 2019 at 2:50pm
Jessy Pacheco of Arkansas was reported missing for most of last week after his graduation from medical school in Mexico.

Dead man's wounds look like alligator bites, authorities say
24 Jun 2019 at 1:25pm
A man's body found in a South Carolina pond looks like it has alligator bite marks, authorities say.

Sam Cooke was turned away from a Louisiana hotel in 1963. Now a local mayor i...
25 Jun 2019 at 5:41am
A Louisiana mayor is apologizing more than 50 years later for Shreveport's mistreatment of the late singer Sam Cooke.

Agriculture Secretary Perdue on climate crisis: 'It rained yesterday, it's a ...
25 Jun 2019 at 7:40am
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue cited weather patterns and said "it rained yesterday, it's a nice pretty day today" when asked about the cause of the global climate crisis in an interview with CNN.

How 2020 Democrats are preparing for the first debate
25 Jun 2019 at 11:28am
Democratic presidential candidates will descend on Miami this week for the first pair of debates with many hoping to do what only few so far have achieved: score a breakout moment.

Betsy DeVos faces new lawsuit over student debt forgiveness
25 Jun 2019 at 7:49am
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is facing another lawsuit over the department's loan forgiveness program aimed at helping defrauded students.

Wayfair workers plan walkout to protest company's bed sales to migrant camps
25 Jun 2019 at 7:49pm
Employees for the online retailer Wayfair say they plan a walkout from company headquarters Wednesday in protest of the company selling furniture to migrant detention facilities.

Boeing and Airbus made huge mistakes, but their dominance is under no threat
25 Jun 2019 at 12:39pm
Boeing and Airbus dominate aviation like precious few duos dominate their industries. That's why both plane makers will probably weather their recent multi-billion dollar mistakes.

The world's favorite super-cheap computer just got a big upgrade
24 Jun 2019 at 11:15am
Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized desktop computer that has won over millions of hobbyists. It just got a big upgrade: The first major new edition of Raspberry Pi since February 2016 launches Monday, promising faster speeds and support for more modern devices.

76-year-old WWII veteran gets high school diploma

Police release video of cops finding 'Baby India"

Traffic stop study shows progress being made

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Meghan and Harry spent $3M of British taxpayers' money on home
25 Jun 2019 at 11:19am

Italian mafia boss escapes from prison
25 Jun 2019 at 5:29am
An Italian mafia boss has escaped from a detention center in Uruguay, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the Uruguayan Ministry of Interior said in a statement.

Is 'dark tourism' on the rise?
25 Jun 2019 at 7:17am
It's the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster, responsible for causing an incalculable number of deaths and exposing millions to dangerous radiation.

Big debate over Boris Johnson police call
25 Jun 2019 at 5:10am
From the moment Boris Johnson joined the race to be Britain's next prime minister last month, victory has seemed likely for the larger-than-life Conservative politician.

Sandwiches in 100% compostable packaging to be sold at Glastonbury Festival
25 Jun 2019 at 6:55am
Fresh from banning single-use plastic bottles, Britain's Glastonbury Festival has taken another step towards sustainability: sandwiches in 100 percent compostable packaging will be sold at the five-day event.

737 Max pilot sues Boeing for 'emotional stress'
24 Jun 2019 at 5:26pm
An anonymous pilot is suing Boeing, alleging the company "demonstrated reckless indifference and conscious disregard for the flying public" in its development of the 737 Max.

World's favorite super-cheap computer upgraded
24 Jun 2019 at 11:15am
Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized desktop computer that has won over millions of hobbyists. It just got a big upgrade: The first major new edition of Raspberry Pi since February 2016 launches Monday, promising faster speeds and support for more modern devices.

Yahoo owner's turnaround plan: Build a 'super-app'
24 Jun 2019 at 12:53pm
Six months ago, Verizon declared that its media brands were virtually worthless. Now it's trying to reinvent the business under a new name, with a plan to turn readers into online shoppers.

This online grocer is backing Europe's biggest vertical farm
10 Jun 2019 at 11:57am
A leading online grocer is getting into the vertical farming business.

Your electric car could become a mini power station
24 Jun 2019 at 12:00pm
Vehicle to Grid, or V2G, is a pioneering new tech that allows electric car batteries to be used as two way storage for the energy grid.

She's not having kids because of climate change
19 Jun 2019 at 11:28pm

Almost 600 plant species have become extinct in the last 250 years
11 Jun 2019 at 3:10am

The Gulf could see one of the largest dead zones in history this year
10 Jun 2019 at 12:30pm

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Mueller to testify publicly on July 17 following a subpoena
25 Jun 2019 at 10:07pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly following a subpoena from the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees, the panels announced Tuesday.

READ: Letter from House chairmen to Robert Mueller compelling public testimony
25 Jun 2019 at 10:08pm

Judge says Democrats can begin collecting Trump financial records in emolumen...
25 Jun 2019 at 7:47pm
A federal judge told US House and Senate Democrats they can begin collecting financial evidence this week about Donald Trump's businesses for a lawsuit.

House passes border aid bill despite White House veto threat
25 Jun 2019 at 10:17pm
The House of Representatives is expected to vote Tuesday on legislation to approve roughly $4.5 billion in aid for the growing crisis at the US southern border -- a vote that will come amid Democratic infighting over the package and a White House veto threat.

Acting US Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders to leave
25 Jun 2019 at 4:05pm
Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders is resigning, he said in a message sent to agency employees Tuesday, amid the dramatic increase in the number of undocumented migrants crossing the border and a fight over how to address it.

Analysis: The 36 most shocking lines from Donald Trump's interview with The Hill
25 Jun 2019 at 5:14pm
On Monday, President Donald Trump sat down for an interview with The Hill newspaper in the Oval Office.

Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds for affairs, prosecutors say
25 Jun 2019 at 7:34pm
Embattled Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pay for extramarital affairs with lobbyists and congressional staffers, prosecutors in California alleged in a court filing Monday.

Fact check: Trump is wrong that soldiers' remains are still 'coming back' fro...
25 Jun 2019 at 7:21pm
President Donald Trump falsely claimed again on Tuesday that North Korea continues to send the US the remains of American troops who died in North Korean territory during the Korean War.

Militia member charged with impersonating US Border Patrol agent
25 Jun 2019 at 6:57pm
Jim Benvie says he helped detain migrants crossing the US-Mexico border as part of a militia group. Now, he's facing prison time.

Prosecution rests in SEAL Eddie Gallagher's military murder trial
25 Jun 2019 at 7:56pm
Prosecutors in the military trial of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, accused of committing multiple violations of military law in Iraq, rested their case Tuesday.

Soldiers rescue woman and child on US-Mexico border
25 Jun 2019 at 6:12pm
Two US soldiers tasked with helping safeguard the US-Mexico border rescued a woman and a her child Thursday, saving the migrant family from drowning as they attempted to cross into the country, the US military said Tuesday.

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren clash escalates in contest for progressiv...
25 Jun 2019 at 6:07pm
They will not share a debate stage this week, but that distance is unlikely to cool one of the most intense competitions brewing inside the Democratic primary -- between Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, who are tangling over who will emerge as the most electable liberal champion.

Analysis: The totally obvious reason why Donald Trump picked Stephanie Grisham
25 Jun 2019 at 7:28pm
President Donald Trump is not a complicated guy. He likes people who like him. He hates people who don't like him. And he trusts a very small group of people -- mostly members of his own family and a very few aides who have been with him from the start.

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Sometimes, a non-invasive procedure will suffice
25 Jun 2019 at 6:19pm
When a patient complains about chest pain, diagnosis will usually involve catheter angiography to evaluate the adequacy of blood supply to the heart. Researchers have now established that, in certain cases, the diagnostic reliability of non-invasive coronary computed tomography (CT) angiography is as good as that of coronary angiography - thereby dispensing with the need for invasive procedures.

Air pollution found to affect marker of female fertility in real-life study
25 Jun 2019 at 6:19pm
Ovarian reserve, a term widely adopted to reflect the number of resting follicles in the ovary and thus a marker of potential female fertility, has been found in a large-scale study to be adversely affected by high levels of air pollution.

'Flying salt shakers of death:' Fungal-infected 'zombie' cicadas
25 Jun 2019 at 5:34pm
Cicadas can carry a fungus containing chemicals similar to those found in hallucinogenic mushrooms, making them zombie-like fliers.

Cyanide compounds discovered in meteorites may hold clues to the origin of life
25 Jun 2019 at 5:34pm
Compounds containing iron, cyanide, and carbon monoxide discovered in carbon-rich meteorites by scientists may have helped power life on early Earth.

These neurons affect how much you do, or don't, want to eat
25 Jun 2019 at 5:34pm
Researchers have identified a network of neurons that coordinate with other brain regions to influence eating behaviors. These findings could help those suffering from disease-induced appetite loss or over-eating.

Pine woodland restoration creates haven for birds in Midwest
25 Jun 2019 at 5:34pm
Researchers have shown in a new study that restoration of pine woodlands, through the combined use of intentional, managed fires and strategic thinning of tree density, has a strikingly beneficial effect on a diverse array of birds, some of which are facing sharp declines from human-driven impacts like climate change and habitat loss.

Common antidepressants interact with opioid med to lessen pain relief
25 Jun 2019 at 5:34pm
Common antidepressants interact with the opioid pain medication tramadol to make it less effective for pain relief, according to a new study. These findings have important implications for the opioid epidemic, suggesting that some patients suspected of drug-seeking may in fact be under-medicated and just are seeking more effective pain relief. They also could help explain why some people exceed the prescribed dose of tramadol, increasing their risk of addiction.

Which climates are best for passive cooling technologies?
25 Jun 2019 at 1:35pm
Researchers recently set out to gain a better understanding of the thermal balance of power plants and surfaces, but quickly realized that they would need to determine what roles cloud cover and relative humidity play in the transparency of the atmosphere to radiatio. The group presents detailed radiative cooling resource maps they created to help determine the best climates for large-scale deployment of passive cooling technologies.

Development of ice controlling tech using pressure
25 Jun 2019 at 1:34pm
Scientists have succeeded in creating room-temperature ice and controlling its growth behaviors by dynamically compressing water up to pressures above 10,000 atmospheres.

A further step towards reliable quantum computation
25 Jun 2019 at 10:24am
A team of physicists introduces a novel technique to detect entanglement even in large-scale quantum systems with unprecedented efficiency. This brings scientists one step closer to the implementation of reliable quantum computation. The new results are of direct relevance for future generations of quantum devices.

Cholesterol medication could invite diabetes, study suggests
25 Jun 2019 at 10:24am
A study of thousands of patients' health records found that those who were prescribed cholesterol-lowering statins had at least double the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The detailed analysis of health records and other data from patients in a private insurance plan in the Midwest provides a real-world picture of how efforts to reduce heart disease may be contributing to another major medical concern.

Conceptual model can explain how thunderstorm clouds bunch together
25 Jun 2019 at 10:24am
Understanding how the weather and climate change is one of the most important challenges in science today. A new theoretical study presents a new mechanism for the self-aggregation of storm clouds, a phenomenon, by which storm clouds bunch together in dense clusters. The researcher used methods from complexity science, and applied them to formerly established research in meteorology on the behavior of thunderstorm clouds.

Power of simple physical models for complex protein machines
25 Jun 2019 at 10:24am
The function of protein machines in biological cells is so complex that even supercomputers cannot predict their cycles at atomic detail. But many aspects of their operation at mesoscales can be already revealed by exploring simple mechanical models, amenable for simulations on common computers. The authors now show how artificial protein-like structures with machine properties can be designed.

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Motor vehicle head resigns over fatal crash that killed 7
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 10:05pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The head of the Massachusetts motor vehicle division has resigned for failing to terminate the commercial driving license of a man whose collision with a group of motorcyclists on a rural New Hampshire road left seven bikers dead.

Revolution gaining momentum as they prep for Union
by John Connolly
25 Jun 2019 at 9:00pm
There has been a mini-resurgency on the field as the Revs have gone 4-1-1 across all competition since May 11. Now, the fans get their own opportunity for a ‘resurgency’ as they prepare to welcome new coach Bruce Arena to the Gillette Stadium sidelines for the first time since he took over the dual reins […]

Tributes to Michael Jackson flow on 10th death anniversary
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 8:59pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of Michael Jackson fans gathered at his grave for a daylong celebration of his life and music Tuesday, with some traveling thousands of miles to join in the singalongs, selfies and moment of silence that marked the 10th anniversary of the death of the King of Pop.

Red Sox notes: Steven Wright returns, tries to move forward after PED suspension
by Steve Hewitt
25 Jun 2019 at 8:59pm
As he made his long-awaited return to the Red Sox on Tuesday, Steven Wright maintained he didn?t knowingly use PEDs, and said he?s moving on as he tries to help the team make the playoffs this season. Wright, who was reinstated from the restricted list after serving an 80-game PED suspension, tested positive for Growth […]

In London, Liverpool and Red Sox hope shared success felt by fans
by Jason Mastrodonato
25 Jun 2019 at 8:30pm
LONDON ? Inside his familiar confines of the Cask Pub and Kitchen in London, Tony Evans takes a sip of his pale ale and thinks for a second. ?Anfield could charge much higher prices for tickets and still sell out,? he said, then nodded his head, quite certain in his decision. Evans, who followed Liverpool […]

Man accused of killing bikers flipped 18-wheeler in Texas weeks ago
by Rick Sobey, Sean Philip Cotter, Andrew Martinez
25 Jun 2019 at 8:23pm
The Massachusetts trucker charged with killing seven bikers last week in New Hampshire had flipped an 18-wheeler two weeks earlier in Texas, according to police. The same Texas department also reported finding a crack pipe in Volodymyr Zhukovskyy’s pocket a few months earlier when he was “talking to himself and acting strange” at Denny’s. But […]

Bruins Cup run also molded their future
by Marisa Ingemi
25 Jun 2019 at 8:01pm
If there’s a silver lining to take from a Stanley Cup Final loss, it’s the experience gained along the way. For several young Bruins, the Cup run before the ultimate Game 7 loss to the Blues was their first experience not only on that stage, but in the postseason. A pair of them — Karson […]

Red Sox relievers Colten Brewer and Josh Taylor share a first
by Rich Thompson
25 Jun 2019 at 7:50pm
Relief pitchers Colten Brewer and Josh Taylor shared a single batter and a one-time experience in the Red Sox’ 6-5 walkoff win against the Chicago White Sox on Monday night at Fenway Park. Brewer opened the eighth inning and gave up a one-out single to James McCann. Brewer got Eloy Jimenez to fly out to […]

Cambridge councilors want poor, minorities to get first chances at recreation...
by Jonathan Ng
25 Jun 2019 at 7:49pm
Two Cambridge lawmakers are pushing a social justice pot plan that would bar anyone who isn’t an “economic empowerment” or “social equity” applicant from opening a recreational marijuana shop in their city for the next two years. The proposed amendment to a Cambridge city ordinance is drawing fire from the city’s existing medical pot shops […]

Wayfair workers plan walkout over supplying beds for border camps
by Mary Markos
25 Jun 2019 at 7:47pm
Wayfair employees say they’ll walk out on Wednesday after the Boston-based company rejected their demand to stop doing business with a government contractor that is supplying detention centers on the Mexican border. A Twitter account created for the walkout outlines the details of the demonstration in Copley Square at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, and claims that […]

Hockey Hall of Fame calls BC?s Jerry York
by Steve Conroy
25 Jun 2019 at 7:36pm
You only have to look at the NCAA record book to know how decorated Jerry York is as a college hockey coach. You only have to meet him once to understand what a local treasure the Boston College coach is, as unassuming as he is accomplished. With that in mind, it’s understandable York almost missed […]

Fox?s Hannity, Carlson enjoy Trump rally ratings bonanza
by Associated Press
25 Jun 2019 at 7:31pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox News hosts Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson enjoyed a ratings surge from the channel's solo extended coverage of President Donald Trump's 2020 campaign kickoff.

Probe continues in police shooting of teen in Dorchester
by Taylor Pettaway
25 Jun 2019 at 7:30pm
Dorchester residents were still rattled a day after a 19-year-old teen was killed when he fired at bicycle unit cops on Penhallow Street, according to police, and officers returned fire. ?It was scary, I was outside raking when I heard the shot and I immediately went inside,? said 100-year-old Kathleen Wilson, who lives next door […]

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Stoned and beaten up for fighting Ebola
22 Jun 2019 at 10:05pm
When Ebola first struck this city of more than a 100,000 people last September, many here didn't believe it was real.

Heart disease can have long-term impact on the brain, study says
17 Jun 2019 at 3:46pm
Patients who receive a diagnosis of coronary heart disease are at higher risk for cognitive decline later on, a new study shows.

Contemplating suicide, this Marine turned to yoga to save his life
21 Jun 2019 at 3:23pm
Marine Justin Blazejewski rolls out his yoga mat over a dock floating along the banks of the Potomac River. It's a sunny weekday morning inside the DC beltway, where he lives and works as a military contractor.

Low-dose aspirin linked to bleeding in the skull, new report says
13 May 2019 at 3:24pm
Taking low-dose aspirin to prevent heart disease and stroke is associated with an increased risk of bleeding in the skull in people without a history of those conditions, according to a new report.

She lived for 99 years with organs in all the wrong places and never knew it
9 Apr 2019 at 4:53am
On an early spring day in 2018, the faint smell of formaldehyde floating in the air, 26-year-old medical student Warren Nielsen and four of his classmates prepped a cadaver in the chilly dissection lab at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland.

What we aren't eating is killing us, global study finds
3 Apr 2019 at 7:40pm
Which risk factor is responsible for more deaths around the world than any other? Not smoking. Not even high blood pressure. It's a poor diet.

Majority of sunscreens would flunk proposed FDA safety tests, report to say
21 May 2019 at 3:15pm
Nearly two-thirds of all sunscreens evaluated by the Environmental Working Group would not pass safety tests proposed by the US Food and Drug Administration, the consumer advocacy group will announce next week.

Her son died. And then anti-vaxers attacked her
21 Mar 2019 at 2:47pm
Not long ago, a 4-year-old boy died of the flu. His mother, under doctor's orders, watched his two little brothers like a hawk, terrified they might get sick and die, too.

Raising an intersex child: 'This is your body. ... There's nothing to be asha...
15 Apr 2019 at 7:45am
When Stephani Lohman got her first look at her newborn in the delivery room, she playfully hit her husband, Eric, on the arm. She made a flustered comment about how ultrasounds could get the sex of the child wrong.

Surprising factors that may keep you thin
18 Oct 2018 at 12:18pm
Have you ever wondered why some people seem to stay trim effortlessly, while the majority of Americans struggle with their weight?

'Best diets' ranking puts keto last, DASH first
23 Dec 2018 at 10:27pm
If you're a fan of the "fat-burning" keto diet, you'll be fired up about its ranking in the 2018 list of best diets from US News and World Report: It's tied for last, along with the relatively unknown Dukan diet.

Can you improve your emotional intelligence?
26 Jul 2018 at 5:41pm
You might think you're fairly intelligent, but are you emotionally intelligent?

6 common mistakes new runners make
21 Mar 2018 at 2:56pm
Running is a great way to get in shape and just about everyone can do it. You don't need access to a fancy gym, expensive equipment, or other people to do the workout. You can simply throw on your sneakers and head out the door for a run. Easy as that!

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Trump's half-cocked and loaded tweet draws barrage of reaction
21 Jun 2019 at 4:04pm
U.S. President Donald Trump, whose Twitter malaprops often set off a deluge of social media criticism, was targeted on Friday for a linguistic misfire involving the phrase "locked and loaded."

Bar scales back 'free shot per goal' promotion after U.S. 13-0 win
13 Jun 2019 at 2:56pm
A Miami bar that offered customers "free shots" for every goal scored by the United States at the Women's World Cup has scaled back its offer in the wake of the team's record-breaking 13-0 thrashing of Thailand this week.

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup
13 Jun 2019 at 3:18am
Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded by bringing out their secret weapon for their next game against Japan - rubber chickens.

Unlucky 13 for Miami bar that offered free shots for U.S. goals
12 Jun 2019 at 2:29pm
Customers at a bar in Miami had more reason than most to celebrate as the United States women's soccer team went on a record scoring rampage against Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday.

Polish activists try to save cows condemned to death
28 May 2019 at 8:46pm
A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to save them as a cause celebre for animal rights.

Duvets discarded, cushions thrown at Japan's Pillow Fighting Championship
25 May 2019 at 4:10am
The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to making their bed in the morning, but all social norms went out the window on Saturday during qualifying for the All-Japan Pillow Fighting Championships in Shizuoka Prefecture.

Belgian monks resurrect brewery after two century break
22 May 2019 at 11:24am
Belgian monks at the Grimbergen abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 years.

Cambodia's royal oxen predict plentiful rice harvest amid EU tariffs
22 May 2019 at 2:26am
Cambodia's royal oxen predicted a plentiful harvest of rice, the country's biggest crop, at an ancient plowing ceremony on Wednesday.

Polish sextuplets surprise parents and doctors expecting five
21 May 2019 at 10:51am
Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies.

Eiffel Tower climber in custody after daring ascent
20 May 2019 at 8:19pm
Rescuers successfully talked down a man who scaled the upper heights of the Eiffel Tower on Monday, forcing the monument's evacuation, and handed him over to police.

Raven chicks in the Tower ward off prophecy of doom for Brexit Britain
17 May 2019 at 10:11am
Britain's political establishment is in chaos over Brexit and Prime Minister Theresa May's days in office are numbered but the kingdom and the Tower of London appear safe from legendary doom after the birth of four raven chicks at the famous fortress.

Take or pay: Belgian ex-king faces paternity fines
16 May 2019 at 10:13am
A Belgian court has ordered the country's former king to pay 5,000 euros ($5,600) a day until he takes a DNA paternity test to resolve a long-running case brought by a woman who says she is his daughter.

Australia's central bank takes 'responsibilty' for note typo
9 May 2019 at 5:30am
Millions of A$50 ($35) banknotes in Australia have an embarrassing typographical error that was overlooked by the country's central bank before they were printed and circulated.