Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday’s record $700 million Powerball

(Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot was the second-largest in US history.Thomson Reuters) Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot, which hit $700 million: 6, 7, 16, 23, 26, and Powerball number is 4. One winning jackpot ticket, worth $759 million, was sold in Watertown, Massachusetts, state lottery spokesman Christian Teja told CNN. The jackpot […]




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GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the open

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s racially fraught comments about a deadly neo-Nazi rally have thrust into the open some Republicans’ deeply held doubts about his competency and temperament, in an extraordinary public airing of worries and grievances about a sitting president by his own party. Behind the high-profile denunciations voiced this week by GOP […]




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Investors flee stocks for bonds, gold as U.S. tax cut hopes fade

By Sujata Rao LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks were set for a second day of losses on Friday after an exodus of U.S. executives from presidential business councils dealt a fresh blow to hopes of tax reform, hammering Wall Street and filtering through to Asia and Europe. Investors fled instead into German and U.S. Treasury […]




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Will NKorea’s Kim pull the trigger? Possible signs to watch

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tensions between the United States and North Korea tend to flare suddenly and fade almost as quickly — but the latest escalation won’t likely go away quite so easily. Events closer to home, including deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia, could demand more of President Donald Trump’s […]




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