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Mega Millions jackpot jumps to a whopping $868M
Mega Millions jackpot jumps to a whopping $868M

The Mega Millions jackpot soared to a massive $868 million Tuesday night — the second largest in US lottery history - after no winners were reported in the evening’s drawing, according to the lottery’s website. The winning numbers were 3, 45, 49, 61, 69, and the megaball of 9. Tuesday’s drawing had already been the...

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Fueled by Alex Bregman's Instagram post, Red Sox, Steve Pearce make Astros pay
Fueled by Alex Bregman's Instagram post, Red Sox, Steve Pearce make Astros pay

Houston third baseman Alex Bregman's Instagram post of Boston starter Nathan Eovaldi may have thrown fuel on an offensive fire.

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3-year-old accidentally shoots, wounds 2-year-old brother
3-year-old accidentally shoots, wounds 2-year-old brother

MARION, Ind. — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy accidentally shot and wounded his 2-year-old brother at their home in northeastern Indiana. The shooting happened Monday near the Grant County community of Marion, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis. State police and the county sheriff's office responded and found that the younger brother had been shot...

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Iran and India RUSH to finish construction before new round of US sanctions kick in
Iran and India RUSH to finish construction before new round of US sanctions kick in

IRAN and India are rushing to try to complete the first new berth in the Iranian city of Chabahar and make it operational before the newest round of US sanctions come into effect.

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'The Conners' reveals how the show kills off Roseanne – and fired Roseanne Barr responds
'The Conners' reveals how the show kills off Roseanne – and fired Roseanne Barr responds

Spoiler alert: 'The Conners' revealed matriarch Roseanne's death in Tuesday's premiere. Fired star Roseanne Barr took issue in a post-show tweet.

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 Migrant caravan marches on in Guatemala amid Trump's threats
Migrant caravan marches on in Guatemala amid Trump's threats

A caravan of some 2,000 migrants hoping to reach the United States marched deeper into Guatemala as President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid to Central American countries that don't stop them

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Abortion Debate in Australia Has a New Element: Women in Power
Abortion Debate in Australia Has a New Element: Women in Power

The Parliament in the Australian state of Queensland, which has achieved a striking level of representation for women, is considering scrapping a century-old abortion law.

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Embattled Macron Shuffles His Cabinet, Again, in Favor of Loyalists
Embattled Macron Shuffles His Cabinet, Again, in Favor of Loyalists

The French president chose Christophe Castaner, who once declared “an aspect of love” in their relationship, to take over the Interior Ministry.

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Saudis Issued Dire Warnings Against U.S. Sanctions. But How Much Leverage Do They Have?
Saudis Issued Dire Warnings Against U.S. Sanctions. But How Much Leverage Do They Have?

The Saudis have a powerful tool in their ability to raise oil prices but are loath to use it. And they could not easily switch to China or Russia for defense.

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Trump ‘baby blimp’ balloon to float over Los Angeles in fresh 'INSULT' to US President
Trump ‘baby blimp’ balloon to float over Los Angeles in fresh 'INSULT' to US President

THE DONALD Trump ‘baby blimp’ balloon, which the President said was designed me make him feel “unwelcome” when it was flown over London in July, is now set to fly over Los Angeles.

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