• South Carolina lottery winner to pocket record $1.53bn
South Carolina lottery winner to pocket record $1.53bn

South Carolina's lottery director says they hope to reveal the identify of the store that sold the winning ticket by mid-day Wednesday. In all, 407,312 tickets won prizes in North Carolina, ranging from $2 to $1 million and totaling $4.1 million.

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  • Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock
Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock

In addition, Amazon faces a tougher year-over-year comparison because the Whole Foods deal closed in the third quarter of 2017, and the different timing of the holiday Diwali affected sales patterns, he said . So far, Amazon has said that hasn't happened. The moves underscore the increasingly competitive landscape as retailers battle it out for ...

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  • Saudi Attorney General: Turkish evidence points to Khashoggi murder being premeditated
Saudi Attorney General: Turkish evidence points to Khashoggi murder being premeditated

Officials and the crown prince's supporters said the suspects tried to cover up their crime and provided the leadership with misleading accounts of the murder. 24, 2018. As the investigation into Khashoggi's alleged murder has developed, the US government has taken some action. Khashoggi, who lived in self-imposed exile in the United States for...

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  • WWE moving forward with Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia
WWE moving forward with Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia

The crown prince, Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, said , "Those behind this crime will be held accountable.in the end justice will prevail". Turkey continues to investigate Khashoggi's death . The event's first day saw several speakers acknowledge the killing of the Saudi writer whose columns criticized the crown prince's crackdown on dissen...

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  • ‘Gold diggin’ dog cons McDonald’s customers into giving her food
‘Gold diggin’ dog cons McDonald’s customers into giving her food

The post has been shared more than 263,000 times. A pet owner in Oklahoma is calling out her own greedy dog for coming up with an ingenious way for her to get free McDonald's hamburgers. Reyes then filmed Princess sauntering over to a different auto where she successfully acquired a piece of the driver's burger. The woman even caught Princess...

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  • Stocks Slammed! Dow Plunges More Than 600 Points
Stocks Slammed! Dow Plunges More Than 600 Points

Japan's Nikkei index was down 3.3 percent at opening, shedding more than 700 points, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dropped by almost two percent. The Australian share market has tumbled to its lowest level in 12 months, with the indices suffering significant losses across the board after a dive on Wall Street overnight.

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  • Trudeau says Canadians 'expect consequences' for killing of Saudi journalist
Trudeau says Canadians 'expect consequences' for killing of Saudi journalist

Rouhani also Saudi Arabia would not be able to carry out bombings in Yemen unless the United Nations supported the operation. LONDON, Oct 24 - British Prime Minister Theresa May told Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Wednesday that his country's explanation for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey lacked credibility, her office...

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  • United Kingdom optimistic an unloved Brexit deal will be negotiated by end-Nov
United Kingdom optimistic an unloved Brexit deal will be negotiated by end-Nov

Mrs May was due to tell MPs that the UK's Brexit deal is 95% complete and that "important progress" has been made on issues like security, transport and services since last month's fractious summit in Salzburg. One said May was entering "the killing zone", while another said May should "bring her own noose" to the 1922 committee meeting. Trudy ...

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  • Apple and Samsung fined for deliberately slowing down phones
Apple and Samsung fined for deliberately slowing down phones

An Italian investigation was started in January this year, and the decision has been reached to fine Apple and Samsung €10m and €5m, respectively. The decision to fine Samsung is a bit of a puzzler, as the performance impact of its updates hasn't attracted almost the same level of criticism as Apple's.

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  • Winning ticket sold in $1.6bn United States lottery
Winning ticket sold in $1.6bn United States lottery

Those tickets matched four of the first five numbers and had the Megaball number. Rosa's winning ticket was sold at KJ's Superstore in Kuna. The world's second largest lottery jackpot eluded Kansas players last night, but four players were just one number away from winning or sharing the $1.537 billion jackpot , according to the Kansas Lot...

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  • Mega Millions And Powerball Combined Jackpots Reach $2.2 Billion After No Winners
Mega Millions And Powerball Combined Jackpots Reach $2.2 Billion After No Winners

ET-and the odds are categorically against you. He said he just bought his ticket- only one! You are more likely to get struck by lightning than win the jackpot , at least in the United States. At the same time , the Powerball jackpot has climbed to $ 620 million . "It's hard to overstate how exciting this is". Some states don't even sel...

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  • United States to Revoke Visas of Saudis Implicated in Khashoggi's Death
United States to Revoke Visas of Saudis Implicated in Khashoggi's Death

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has declared that further arms exports to Saudi Arabia would be "impossible" amid continued uncertainty surrounding the murder of Saudi opposition journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Vice President Mike Pence, in an appearance at The Washington Post , where Khashoggi was a contributing opinion writer, denounced the...

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  • CapitalTV: Prime Minister Imran Khan meets Saudi King Salman
CapitalTV: Prime Minister Imran Khan meets Saudi King Salman

Khan is in Saudi Arabia for the second time this month seeking to shore up financial aid as the country reels from a looming balance of payments crisis. He told the governor that the entire business community has assured complete cooperation to the prime minister who in return promised that trade leaders will always be taken into confidence befor...

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  • Brent oil holds near $80 as Saudi Arabia plans output increase
Brent oil holds near $80 as Saudi Arabia plans output increase

Earlier this month, Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman said the kingdom was fulfilling promises to the United States to make up a shortfall in world oil supplies resulting from the loss of Iranian production under U.S. "We have sanctions on Iran, and nobody has a clue what Iranians export will be". Sarah Al-Suhaimi, chairwoman of the Saudi Ar...

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  • Mega Millions Frenzy At A Fever Pitch Ahead Of Tuesday Night Drawing
Mega Millions Frenzy At A Fever Pitch Ahead Of Tuesday Night Drawing

While a billion is nice, if a lucky victor decided they didn't want to wait and took the cash option, they would have to make due with just $905 million. The odds of winning don't change as jackpots get larger, but the chance that more than one victor will share the prize do. "There are approximately 303 million to one combinations".

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  • Erdogan demands answers on who ordered 'savage murder' of Khashoggi
Erdogan demands answers on who ordered 'savage murder' of Khashoggi

A major Saudi business conference opened in Riyadh on Tuesday morning, with the Future Investment Initiative (FII) overshadowed by the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul, Turkey . The killing of Khashoggi is something that must "never happen again" , Jubeir said as he pledged a "thorough and complet...

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  • Test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in December - Elon Musk
Test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in December - Elon Musk

The tunnel will open on December 10, Musk tweeted, and will reportedly run under Hawthorne in the Los Angeles area. The tunnel beneath the L.A. suburb of Hawthorne acts as a proof of concept for the Boring Company's proposed loop system.

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  • Graham: Saudi Prince Responsible for Khashoggi's Murder in Most 'Brutal Way'
Graham: Saudi Prince Responsible for Khashoggi's Murder in Most 'Brutal Way'

A statement from the Saudi public prosecutor said a fight broke out between Khashoggi and people who met him in the consulate, leading to his death. He said that sanctions were a possibility, but that halting an arms deal would "hurt us more than it would hurt them", BBC reported.

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  • Man who filmed racist incident on Ryanair flight does not regret it
Man who filmed racist incident on Ryanair flight does not regret it

Initially, Ryanair did not appear to do much in reaction to the video, shot by fellow passenger David Lawrence , showing an unidentified man calling the woman an "ugly black b******" and "stupid ugly cow". A cabin crew member and a passenger can be seen intervening in an apparent attempt to calm the man, whilst another can be heard pleading for...

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  • Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia
Journalist Jamal Khashoggi death `a mistake`: Saudi Arabia

Celik pointed to CCTV footage published by CNN on Monday, which the American broadcaster claimed showed one of the Saudi officials acting as a body double for Khashoggi and leaving the consulate. Foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir said that while he did not know exactly how Mr Khashoggi had died, his killing was a "rogue operation" in which Saudi ...

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