• Powerball Jackpot Hits Staggering $1.5 Billion
Powerball Jackpot Hits Staggering $1.5 Billion

CMr. Grief said sales were record breaking and could not rule out that the jackpot would again rise before Wednesday's draw. How much would you actually get if you hit the grand prize? "I'm not aware that the president has purchased a Powerball ticket", White House spokesman Josh Earnest said to laughter at his daily briefing when asked how P...

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  • Massive Marine Crocodile Unearthed in Tunisia
Massive Marine Crocodile Unearthed in Tunisia

The fossils which have been recovered by Federico Fanti of the University of Bologna in Italy and colleagues - with support from the National Geographic Society - include a skull and some other bones. 'Machimosaurus rex  had stocky, relatively short and rounded teeth', Fanti said, 'and a massive skull capable of a remarkable bite force'. Beyond i...

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  • VW to buy back up to fifth of United States cheating cars
VW to buy back up to fifth of United States cheating cars

The DOJ lawsuit is a doozy (legal types can take a look at it here) that could put Volkswagen on the hook for fines of up to $48 billion - almost twice our initial estimates. Some U.S. lawmakers have suggested that buying back the 482,000 affected vehicles would be a cheaper and more expedient solution for the automaker, though Volkswagen has not c...

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  • Bronze Age village preserved in mud discovered in Peterborough
Bronze Age village preserved in mud discovered in Peterborough

Cambridge press says it's possible the inhabitants of the settlement had to quit the site in a hurry and leave everything behind when it collapsed into the river. The archeologists have found that the dwellings, which were constructed on stilts on a river, belong to a settlement at Must Farm quarry in Whittlesey in Cambridgeshire .

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  • Growing by the day: Powerball lottery jackpot jumps to $1.5 billion
Growing by the day: Powerball lottery jackpot jumps to $1.5 billion

Matthew Brewer said he isn't a regular  Powerball  player. To win the jackpot, a ticket holder has to match all numbers on five white balls and one red ball selected at the twice weekly  Powerball  draw - next due on Wednesday at 10:59 pm (0359 GMT Thursday).

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  • Megan McKenna & Scotty T SPIT-ROASTING on Celebrity Big Brother!?
Megan McKenna & Scotty T SPIT-ROASTING on Celebrity Big Brother!?

The rant continued: "I can't be bothered with this s***". As Scotty entered the house, Gemma whispered to Megan that "he's for you", while ex-Hollyoaks star Stephanie Davis later informed McKenna that Scotty fancies her. "I'm sick of it". They teased viewers when they appeared to share a passionate kiss in the Celebrity Big Brother house on F...

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  • This New Incandescent Bulb Uses Nano Mirrors to Match LED Efficiency
This New Incandescent Bulb Uses Nano Mirrors to Match LED Efficiency

There, energy from the infrared radiation is absorbed and re-emitted once more, but some this time as visible light. The first proof-of-concept (experimental) units made by the scientists have not yet reached 40%, but only 6.6% so far.

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  • How many Powerball winners come from your state?
How many Powerball winners come from your state?

With a 1-in-292 million chance to sell that ticket , odds are against him. Among them were $2 million prizes for tickets sold in CT and Texas. The jackpot started out in November at just $40 million but has grown enormously as no victor was ever chosen and the pot rolled over 18 times.

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  • Samsung, Huawei, HTC Show Off Smartwatches At CES
Samsung, Huawei, HTC Show Off Smartwatches At CES

And we think its stock price has almost unlimited room to run for early, in-the-know investors! It also features a " PurePulse " heart rate sensor on the rear of the tracker, although we found our results to widely vary during our time with the Blaze.

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  • Powerball jackpot could grow to $1.3 Billion
Powerball jackpot could grow to $1.3 Billion

And this is all exactly what the Iowa-based Multi-State Lottery Association wanted when they worsened the Powerball odds last fall from 1 in 175 million to 1 in 292.2 million.

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  • $1M winning Powerball ticket sold on Eastern Shore in Maryland
$1M winning Powerball ticket sold on Eastern Shore in Maryland

Millions of Americans anxiously checked their tickets for the winning combination of six numbers - 32, 16, 19, 57, 34 with a Powerball number of 13, reported Reuters . The odds are so astronomically small that adding 50 or even 100 chances won't even put a dent them. Gary Diaz of Lincoln said he's bought one or two Powerball tickets every week s...

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  • It Took Only 14 Minutes for Oculus Rift to Sell Out
It Took Only 14 Minutes for Oculus Rift to Sell Out

We also saw the Oculus Touch controller , which won't be part of the first wave of Rifts to roll out to consumers. The 23-year-old inventor apologized by saying: "I handled the messaging poorly". You're going to experience thrilling adventures in Lucky's Tale and Edge of Nowhere , feel your heart race as you scale mountains in The Climb , and ...

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  • 'Doctor Who' YA Spinoff 'Class' Set for 2016 BBC America Debut
'Doctor Who' YA Spinoff 'Class' Set for 2016 BBC America Debut

Class joins the more adult-themed Torchwood and family-friendly The Sarah Jane Adventures as Doctor Who spinoffs examining what people do when the Doctor isn't around to help out and run down corridors. Up first though is a Doctor Who spin-off called Class. "With each of these shows, we aim to cut through the noise and provide the innovat...

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  • Peach is the new social media messaging app everyone's talking about
Peach is the new social media messaging app everyone's talking about

Obviously, these are early days for  Peach , so, we really can't tell you that this is going to be the next big thing. What I could  draw  on  Peach  (screenshot). Of course, it's always fun learning your way around a new app that all of your friends seem to be using. If you are a social butterfly and have gotten bored of Facebook, Twitter and ...

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  • Red Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl put on waivers
Red Wings defenseman Jakub Kindl put on waivers

If Kindl is picked up by another team by noon Sunday, the Wings are in the clear to activate Quincey off long-term Injured Reserve. That means Detroit will be paying Kindl $1.45 million in what amounts to lost cash in the defenseman. However, coach Jeff Blashill has used Marchenko every game since he was called up in mid-October, and it has been ...

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  • China market stabilizes, Europe rises on Friday
China market stabilizes, Europe rises on Friday

In Europe, the Stoxx Europe 600 Index declined for a third day after swinging between gains and losses all day. S&P 500 futures were up 1.2 percent. On Thursday, fears about China pushed the Dow Jones Industrial Average down almost 400 points.

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  • Record Powerball Numbers Drawn
Record Powerball Numbers Drawn

The last Powerball jackpot victor was in November, when a ticket holder from Tennessee claimed $144.1 million. The US saw sales of Dollars 277 million on Friday alone and more than USD 400 million expected yesterday, Grief said. If you do plan on winning the $900 million prize (that's about $558 million in a lump sum ), the jackpot for next We...

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  • Powerball winning lottery numbers announced
Powerball winning lottery numbers announced

If you are the only ticket holder to match all six numbers, you will win the biggest jackpot in the history of the popular lottery game. Are you still awake, searching for Powerball results in the record $ 950 million Powerball jackpot? Millie Hornsby of Springfield said, "I would take care of my family, put some to charity and buy my ow...

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  • Apple reportedly cuts iPhone production by 30% as stocks pile up
Apple reportedly cuts iPhone production by 30% as stocks pile up

The upcoming phone could feature a 3,100 mAh battery upon release, which would represent about a 12 percent increase over the one found in the iPhone 6S Plus. If the latest iPhone 7 Plus reports from a Chinese website is to be believed, it seems Apple customers can look forward to larger storage capacities and longer battery capabilities for th...

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  • Neanderthals may be to blame for your allergies
Neanderthals may be to blame for your allergies

According to studies the last Neanderthal-human mating has had possible occurred as recently as 37,000 years back. This hunt similarly led the team to the TLR 1,6 and 10 genes. You may have to pump yourself full of Zyrtec just to step outside during allergy season because your ancestors couldn't keep their hands off those sexy Neanderthals, accordi...

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