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Powerball Jackpot Climbing to $422 Million

Powerball Jackpot Climbing to $422 Million

The Powerball drawing on Wednesday will give lottery players a shot at a jackpot of $422 million, which would rank as the nation's 11th largest lottery payout.

2 hours ago

Fact Check: Democrat Convention Day 2

Fact Check: Democrat Convention Day 2

On a night headlined by President Bill Clinton’s admiration for his wife — the now official Democratic nominee — there was a less-than-glowing treatment of some facts.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 11:44 PM EDT

'Change-Maker' Clinton Wins Historic Nomination

'Change-Maker' Clinton Wins Historic Nomination

On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 04:30 PM EDT

Former Va. Tech Students Indicted in Teen's Slaying

Former Va. Tech Students Indicted in Teen's Slaying

Two former Virginia Tech students were indicted Tuesday in the slaying of a seventh-grade girl who was found dead last January days after authorities said she sneaked out of her window to rendezvous with...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:04 PM EDT

'I Ain't Serving That': Va. Officer Denied Service at Noodles & Company

'I Ain't Serving That': Va. Officer Denied Service at Noodles & Company

A cook at a Virginia restaurant refused to serve an Alexandria police officer in uniform Monday night, according to the police union. The female officer went to Noodles & Company on Duke Street in Alexandria...

2 hours ago

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

Facing increased pressure from Democrats in Congress, the Food and Drug Administration began to officially reconsider its policy limiting blood donations from gay and bisexual men on Tuesday, NBC News reported.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:17 PM EDT

Marlins Finally Score in Win Over Phillies

Marlins Finally Score in Win Over Phillies

After 24 scoreless innings in a row, Miami found the plate and beat the Phillies 5-0 on Tuesday

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:53 PM EDT

Florida Regulators OK Plan to Increase Toxins in Water

Florida Regulators OK Plan to Increase Toxins in Water

Despite the objection of environmental groups, state environmental regulators voted Tuesday to approve new standards that will increase the amount of cancer-causing toxins allowed in Florida's rivers and streams...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:57 PM EDT

Obama on Russia-Linked DNC Hack: 'Anything is Possible'

Obama on Russia-Linked DNC Hack: 'Anything is Possible'

President Barack Obama said it is "possible" that the Russian government would try to influence the U.S. elections by hacking into the Democratic National Committee systems and leaking the party's emails. In an...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 07:31 PM EDT

Cheers on Twitter for Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Cheers on Twitter for Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Democrat Hillary Clinton made history Tuesday night when she became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major party. Other women, including Democrat Shirley Chisholm, have sought a major...

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