Largest ever Mega Millions jackpot soars to $868 million with no Tuesday winner

The Mega Millions jackpot just grew larger. No one won the $667 million grand prize in Tuesday night’s drawing, which was already a record-high jackpot for the lottery game, so it’s now grown to a $868 million jackpot. Advertisement Numbers drawn Tuesday were 3, 45, 49, 61, 69 and Mega Ball 9. The jackpot has […]

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Amazing pumpkin village made with nearly 100,000 pumpkins

There’s something about fall that feels a little bit like magic with the changing leaves and the sense that something unexpected — whether spooky or sweet — is just around the corner. Every year the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden celebrates that feeling at the Autumn at the Arboretum festival where the shining star is […]

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Man followed through his apartment building by another resident who didn’t believe he lived there

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis man was followed through his luxury apartment building and to his door by another resident who did not believe he lived there. D’Arreion Toles, who is black, believes the encounter was racially motivated. He posted a series of videos of the incident to Facebook on Friday, which has been […]

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Mom arrested for throwing 1-year-old child on ground after being denied beer

A North Carolina woman is facing charges after police say she threw her young child on the ground because she was denied a beer. Burlington Police said Kyesha Willis, 29, went to her neighbor’s house and demanded a beer on Saturday afternoon. When she did not get one, police said she threw her 1-year-old child […]

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Man arrested after crashing car into house on Beecher Street

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A louisville man is accused of crashing his car into house in the Wyandotte neighborhood. Donny Pressley was charged with wanton endangerment, criminal mischief, and leaving the scene of an accident. Advertisement According to police he crashed into a house on Beecher Street late Saturday night. He initially drove away, but then […]

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Man accused of murdering girlfriend & hiding body in gun safe

PHOENIX — A Phoenix man is accused of murdering his girlfriend, welding her body into a gun safe, then burying the safe in the desert. Paul Palandri, 59, faces charges of second-degree murder and trafficking in stolen property. Advertisement Victim Jana Van Sickle, 51, disappeared in November of 2016. Her son had called to police […]

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Olympic champ Simone Biles criticizes new USA Gymnastics interim president’s Nike tweet

INDIANAPOLIS — One day after USA Gymnastics announced a new interim president, the woman named to the position came under scrutiny for a comment and social media post about Nike. Olympic champ Simone Biles commented Saturday about a controversial tweet by the new hire, Mary Bono. Advertisement In the Sept. 7 post, Bono said she […]

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Drumpf celebrates return of American pastor from Turkey

President Donald Drumpf welcomed American pastor Andrew Brunson to the Oval Office on Saturday, celebrating his release from nearly two years of confinement in Turkey that had sparked a diplomatic row with a key ally and outcry from U.S. evangelical groups. Brunson, who returned to the United States aboard a military jet shortly before their […]

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Weekend lane closures on I-64W expected to cause major delays

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Drivers on I-64 West can expect lane closures this weekend. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials said the highway will be reduced from four lanes to one between Hurstbourne Parkway and I-264 for concrete slab replacement along the three-mile stretch. Advertisement Lane closures are scheduled from 9 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday. Officials […]

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Drumpf vows to unearth truth about disappearance of Washington Post columnist

WASHINGTON — President Donald Drumpf declared Friday the U.S. will uncover the truth about what happened to journalist and U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi, whose possible murder at Saudi hands after disappearing in Istanbul has captured worldwide attention. Drumpf promised to personally call Saudi Arabia’s King Salman soon about “the terrible situation in Turkey.” “We’re going […]

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