Daily Archive: October 15, 2018

Oct 15

Mega Millions prize up to $654M, 4th largest in US history

After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot. Unfortunately, even as the big prize for Tuesday night’s drawing increases to the fourth-largest in U.S. history , the odds of matching all six numbers and winning the game don’t improve. They’re stuck at a …

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Oct 15

Cold mornings and cool afternoons this week

Overview:  Scattered rain showers will diminish early tonight, with patchy fog and patchy frost possible overnight.  Temperatures remain chilly at night, with lows in the 30s, and high temperatures in the mid to upper 50s. A widespread frost is likely for Thursday morning, and some locations may have their first freeze of the season as …

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Oct 15

Timeline on the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Since self-exiled Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi walked into the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul this month and vanished, his case has sparked international intrigue and outrage and put leaders of his homeland on the defensive. Here is a timeline of events before and after he disappeared: May 2018: Khashoggi meets Hatice Cengiz, a 36-year-old Turkish …

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Oct 15

13 of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's sweetest moments

It’s been a whirlwind year for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle! Eleven months after they announced their engagement and almost five months after their wedding, Kensington Palace announced Monday morning that the royals are expecting their first child next year. Markle is about 12 weeks pregnant, according to the palace, and is due to give …

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Oct 15

Man wanted for quick changing people in Winchester

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – Winchester Police officials say they are looking for a man that is believed to be quick changing people. They say the man is driving a white Lincoln. According to the police he is using the techniques at local businesses on the Bypass. If you see this man or the vehicle pictured …

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Oct 15

Gusty winds sweep Dodger Stadium for Game 3 of NLCS

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Strong wind gusts are raking Dodger Stadium ahead of Game 3 in the National League Championship Series. The first fall Santa Ana winds arrived on Monday. The warm, sustained gusts blow from the desert to the ocean, but rarely affect the stadium on the northern edge of downtown Los Angeles. During …

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Oct 15

Ex-students file sexual abuse suit against boarding school

BOSTON (AP) — Two former Massachusetts boarding school students who say they were sexually abused by employees in the 1960s and 1970s have filed a lawsuit. John Sweeney says he was drugged and raped in his dorm room by then-assistant headmaster Arthur Clarridge when he was 11 years old at the Fessenden School. Sweeney told …

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Oct 15

The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on drugmakers disclosing list prices of advertised drugs (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The federal government wants to force drugmakers to disclose prices for prescription medicines in their TV commercials. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said a proposal unveiled Monday would apply to brand-name drugs that are …

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Oct 15

The Latest: Judge withholds Confederate vandalism punishment

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a University of North Carolina student accused of vandalizing a Confederate monument (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A judge has declined to punish a University of North Carolina graduate student who admitted to splashing red ink on a Confederate statue on campus last April. Orange …

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Oct 15

Witness grilled over texts to Kansas college hoops coach

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for a former Adidas executive on trial in New York City have zeroed in on texts sent by a college basketball recruiting fixer and the head coach at Kansas. The jury on Monday was shown texts sent by government witness Thomas “T.J.” Gassnola last year to Coach Bill Self. In …

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