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No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion.

Caravan migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush Mexico

Central Americans traveling in a mass caravan broke through a Guatemalan border fence and streamed by the thousands toward Mexican territory Friday, defying Mexican authorities' entreaties for an orderly migration and U.S. President Donald Trump's threats of retaliation.

Officials: 35 lives, $3 billion in timber lost to Michael

Trees brought down by Hurricane Michael's ferocious winds took a heavy toll on life, property and the timber industry in the heavily forested Florida Panhandle, where $3 billion in timber was lost, authorities said Friday.

Surging Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $1 billion

You now have the chance to become a billionaire.  The estimated annuity jackpot for Friday's Mega Millions drawing has just been raised to $1 billion.

Forecasters unveil weather outlook for winter

Don't reach for those hand-warmers just yet -- it may be a mild winter in most of the United States this year.

Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed

100 volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home.

Walmart, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s among brands hit by corn recall

Possibly contaminated corn is behind a slew of recalls involving prepared salads sold by major retailers including Walmart, Whole Foods and Trader Joe's.  

Officials: Hurricane Michael killed at least 20 in Florida

More than a week after Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle, authorities are reporting three more deaths from the Category 4 storm as residents returning to their homes try to piece together their lives from the rubble left by strong winds and storm surge.

Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller’s probe

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A Treasury Department employee was accused Wednesday of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special...

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