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DES MOINES, Iowa | Drawing nears for $750 million Powerball jackpot

DES MOINES, Iowa — Lottery players will have a shot at the fourth-largest jackpot in U.S. history as numbers are drawn for the estimated $750 million Powerball game. The drawing Saturday night will come four days after someone won a $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot, the second-largest prize. The ticket was sold in South Carolina. … Continue reading DES MOINES, Iowa | Drawing nears for $750 million Powerball jackpot

DES MOINES, Iowa | Winning $1.6B Mega Millions ticket sold in S. Carolina

DES MOINES, Iowa — Lottery officials say someone has won the record $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot. Mega Millions officials said a ticket purchased in South Carolina matches all six numbers in Tuesday night’s drawing. The massive jackpot is the world’s largest ever lottery grand prize. The winning numbers were5, 28, 62, 65, 70 and … Continue reading DES MOINES, Iowa | Winning $1.6B Mega Millions ticket sold in S. Carolina

PRAGUE | Jude’s ‘Barbarians’ wins Karlovy Vary film fest’s top prize

PRAGUE — Romanian director Radu Jude’s “I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians” has won the top prize at the 53nd edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary. The Karlovy Vary Film Festival’s grand jury chose Jude’s movie that pivots between past and … Continue reading PRAGUE | Jude’s ‘Barbarians’ wins Karlovy Vary film fest’s top prize

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  | Pop singers compete for top prize at CMT Music Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  — Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line and Jason Aldean are the leading nominees for the CMT Music Awards with four each, but it’s the pop artists who might steal the big prize at this year’s awards show. CMT announced Tuesday that for the first time, pop artists who have collaborated with country artists … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn.  | Pop singers compete for top prize at CMT Music Awards

Accord, Navigator, XC60 take top prize at Detroit auto show

DETROIT/January 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American Car of the Year on Monday, a first for the longtime model that’s twice flirted for the top honor as a finalist. The 10th-generartion Accord edged out the Kia Stinger and Toyota Camry for the award, which was announced at the North American … Continue reading Accord, Navigator, XC60 take top prize at Detroit auto show