Mavis Wanczyk from Massachusetts, who won the $758.7m (£592.5m) jackpot, says she has quit her job at Mercy Medical Center after 32 years in order to take it easy. Wanczyk used birthdays to choose some of the numbers when she bought the winning ticket on Wednesday at Pride Market in Chicopee Powerball: Massachusetts woman wins record-breaking $758.7m lottery prize Continue reading...
Three men smash hole in shop wall and crawl through to take diamond and gold items from Joyalukkas jewellers Three burglars crawled through a hole they smashed in the wall of a jewellery shop to steal ... Read more
Muslim militants in Myanmar staged a coordinated attack on 30 police posts and an army base in Rakhine state on Friday, and at least 59 of the insurgents and 12 members of the security forces were kil ... Read more
Pyongyang says annual troop exercises arranged by US, South Korea and their ‘puppets’ are dress rehearsal for war North Korea has warned the UK that it faces “a miserable end” if it takes part in mili ... Read more
A government watchdog group is looking into a trip that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin made recently with his wife, Louise Linton, aboard a government plane. On the trip, Mnuchin attended a luncheon ... Read more
BOISE, Idaho — Former Interior Secretary Cecil V. Andrus, who engineered the conservation of millions of acres of Alaska land during the Carter administration, has died. He was 85. Andrus died late We ... Read more
An avid Austrian hiker survives a brush with death atop a 9,000-foot mountain after he was directly hit by a lightning bolt which sent electricity though his entire body and exited through his foot. Read more
A South Korean court sentenced the billionaire chief of Samsung to five years in prison for crimes that helped topple the country’s president, a stunning downfall that could freeze up decision-m ... Read more