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  • Mega Millions winning numbers

    4 hours, 50 minutes ago

    (AP) ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were: 05-35-37-41-66, Mega Ball: 11 (five, thirty-five, thirty-seven, forty-one, sixty-six, Mega Ball: eleven) Estimated jackpot: $200,000,000 ___ Arizona Winners: Combination Prize No. AZ Winners Jackpot ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

    4 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 7-3-3 seven, three, three) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    4 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Tueday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 04-10-16-32-38 (four, ten, sixteeen, thirty-two, thirty-eight) Estimated jackpot: $55,000 Players with all five numbers win all or share a prize that starts ...

  • Kurdish fighters killed in Syria buried in Turkey

    5 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) SURUC, Turkey (AP) — Hundreds of supporters chanting slogans turned out to accompany three Kurdish fighters — two men and a woman barely out of her teens — to their final resting place in a dusty cemetery on the edge ...

  • Appeal sought in Puerto Rico gay marriage case

    5 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Five gay couples in Puerto Rico are extending their fight to end a ban on same-sex marriages in the U.S. territory. The couples say they will appeal a decision by the U.S. District Court ...

  • UK man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court

    5 hours, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) LONDON (AP) — He might have got away with it if it hadn't been for his supermarket loyalty card. A British fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after ...

  • Estonia: Russian military plane violated airspace

    5 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Estonia has summoned Russia's ambassador over an airspace violation by a Russian military aircraft. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mari-Liis Valter said Wednesday Estonia considers the violation serious. She said the Baltic country "demands an explanation" as to ...

  • Tribe's high court orders candidate off ballot

    5 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A candidate for president of the Navajo Nation has lost another round in a language fluency dispute, all but ending his bid for office. The tribe's high court on Wednesday upheld a ruling from a lower ...

  • Man's ashes to be scattered in fireworks display

    5 hours, 52 minutes ago

    (AP) SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri funeral director is sending his father out with a bang. His father's ashes, anyway. Greenlawn Funeral Homes will hold its first Firework Memorial program on Saturday night, when fireworks packed with James Carver's cremated ...

  • Georgia Dems invoke Ferguson in election plea

    5 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrats are using the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, to rally black voters ahead of the Nov. 4 election. Republicans are calling the move "race-baiting." A state Democratic Party mailing includes images from ...

  • Canada police say shots also fired at a mall near Parliament

    6 hours ago

    (AP) OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada police say shots also fired at a mall near Parliament .

  • AP Top Strange News At 11:09 a.m. EDT

    6 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) Bear cub strolls through Oregon drug store Woman saved from California chimney, then arrested UK man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court Pennsylvania man in trouble for painting Main St Bobcat that escaped from New Jersey home captured ...

  • AP Top International News At 11:06 a.m. EDT

    6 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) Police: soldier shot at war memorial in Ottawa Attorney: North Korean detainee was treated well Analysis: Fowle was North Korea's easiest US case Liberians exiled by Ebola pray for end of outbreak Erdogan: US airdrop to Kurds in Kobani a ...

  • WWI casualties reburied after DNA identification

    6 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) BOIS-GRENIER, France (AP) — Eleven British casualties of World War I who got a name and family history through cutting-edge DNA research have been officially reburied with some of their descendants in attendance. Wednesday's solemn ceremony highlighted how current-day identification ...

  • Canada police warn people in Ottawa to stay away from windows, roofs after Parliament shooting

    6 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada police warn people in Ottawa to stay away from windows, roofs after Parliament shooting.

  • Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

    7 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two experts say Michael Brown's official autopsy shows the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range the day he was killed by a Ferguson police officer. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ( ) obtained the ...

  • HK protest talks show gap between students, govt

    7 hours, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) HONG KONG (AP) — On one side of the table sat the idealistic and earnest students in jeans and black T-shirts, knapsacks by their sides. Facing them was the lineup of seasoned government officials in formal suits. In an unprecedented ...

  • 10 men acquitted in Kurdish terror finance trial

    7 hours, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Danish court has acquitted 10 men who were accused of terror financing for providing money to a Kurdish separatist group. The Copenhagen City Court said Wednesday that prosecutors did not prove that the at least ...

  • Police arrest 2 people on terror charges

    7 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) LONDON (AP) — British authorities have arrested two people on terror charges as it continues to conduct counter-terror operations related to Syria at a brisk pace. London's Metropolitan Police said in a statement Wednesday that a 25-year-old woman was arrested ...

  • Call me Jokowi, says Indonesia's president

    7 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's new president says he wants to be called by his nickname, and has revealed who first gave it to him: a French furniture buyer. Joko Widodo, who was sworn in as president on Monday, has ...

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