Winning lottery ticket worth record $180 million

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One lucky ticket picked up the United Kingdom\'s biggest ever lottery prize of just over $180 million in a drawing Friday night.
Read More

Chile: Drill 24 hours from miners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A rescue drill should get to 33 trapped Chilean miners within 24 hours and workers will be in place to begin bringing them to the surface late Monday, Chilean officials say. FULL STORY
Read More

Bank of America halts foreclosures in 50 states

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - A mushrooming crisis over potential flaws in foreclosure documents is threatening to throw the real estate industry into chaos, as Bank of America on Friday becam..
Read More

Sludge may not harm Danube

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Toxic sludge from an industrial accident may not harm the Danube River, according to new water test results. FULL STORY l HOW TO CLEAN UP SPILL l SLUDGE COATS NEIGHBORHOOD
Read More

Obama calls on China to free Nobel laureate Liu

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama called on China Friday to quickly release imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, lauding the dissident as an "eloquent and coura..
Read More

6 killed in Pakistan drone strike

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Six militants died in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan\'s tribal region Friday, intelligence officials said.
Read More

Court orders resumption of Congo war crimes trial

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The International Criminal Court on Friday reversed a decision to release a Congolese militia leader and ordered the resumption of his war crimes trial.
Read More

NEW DETAILS: PNC halting foreclosures in 23 states for 30 days

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - PNC Financial Services Group Inc. is halting most foreclosures and evictions in 23 states for a month so it can review whether documents it submitted to courts co..
Read More

Hurricane Otto forms in the Atlantic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Otto has reached hurricane strength over the Atlantic on a path that's expected to take it farther out to sea. Hurricane Otto has maximum sustained winds Friday near 7..
Read More

Cyclist raising money for spill killed in crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GULF BREEZE, Fla. (AP) - A Panhandle man on a cross-country bike ride to raise awareness and funds for victims of this year's massive Gulf oil spill has been struck and killed by a..
Read More

Victim 'relieved' Polanski not extradited

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Samantha Geimer, who was 13 when director Roman Polanski had unlawful sex with her in 1977, said she is \"very relieved\" that the filmmaker was not extradited from Switzerland.
Read More

Real Estate Matters: Impact of robo-signing foreclosure freeze

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Three banks are temporarily freezing foreclosures in Florida and 22 other states and it's impacting all segments of the distressed real estate market. The freeze..
Read More

Liu wins Nobel Peace Prize

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The 2010 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Liu Xiaobo, a leading Chinese dissident who is serving an 11-year prison term. FULL STORY l LAWYER HOPES NOBEL WILL HELP l CHINA: AWARD A \'BLASPHEMY\'
Read More

U.N. delegation underscores Sudan vote

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Members of the U.N. Security Council wrapped up their visit to southern Sudan, underscoring support for the January referendum vote that could lead to the region\'s independence.
Read More

Pentagon blasted over security contractors

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Senate report released Thursday rips into the Pentagon for failing to keep track of tens of thousands of private security contractors in Afghanistan, a failure that places both the mission and U.S. troops at grave risk.
Read More

Chile: Rescuers set to reach miners

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

One of the rescue drills aimed at reaching 33 trapped miners is within 100 meters, a Chilean minister said. Rescuers hope to break into the area where they\'re trapped by Satuday. FULL STORY | Training for the rescue
Read More

Jihadist website: One of Hamburg terror group killed in drone strike

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A jihadist from Hamburg suspected of being part of an al Qaeda plot against Europe was killed by a drone strike in northwest Pakistan this week, according to a statement Thursday on a Turkish-language jihadist website.
Read More

72,000 stimulus payments went to dead people

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - A government investigator says 89,000 stimulus payments of $250 each went to people who were either dead or in prison. The Social Security Administration's inspec..
Read More

Peruvian author wins Nobel Prize in literature

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Peruvian Mario Vargas Llosa won the Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, the Swedish Academy said.
Read More

Obama won't sign foreclosure docs bill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Barack Obama will not sign a bill that would allow foreclosure and other documents to be accepted among multiple states. Consumer a..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×