Yet another N.L. millionaire with $2M scratch-ticket win

Yet another N.L. millionaire with $2M scratch-ticket win

There's been a string of million-dollar lottery winners in this province recently, and Jim Hynes is the latest person to claim a big jackpot.



Marcell Willis, 21, ID'd as suspect in North Dakota Walmart shooting

Marcell Willis, 21, ID'd as suspect in North Dakota Walmart shooting

Police say the suspect in the North Dakota Walmart shooting death of two people Tuesday was an active-duty member from the nearby Grand Forks Air Force Base.

Taiwan proposes plan to ease South China Sea tensions

Taiwan proposes plan to ease South China Sea tensions

    TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou proposed a plan on Tuesday to ease tensions in a vast, resource-rich Asian ocean where China has chafed against its neighbors by using landfill to expand islets to solidify its claims in the region. Ma&rsqu

A scientist's mission: LED bulbs that don't attract bugs

A scientist's mission: LED bulbs that don't attract bugs

You turn on the porch light to complement your relaxing evening outdoors, only to have the light serve as a beacon for every insect in the region. The same happens in the middle of the night when you've one light on and the window screen fills with bugs hoping to get inside because of it. That can b

Video: Severe storms hit Texas, Oklahoma

Video: Severe storms hit Texas, Oklahoma

Extreme weather races across the south-central U.S. after menacing Texas and Oklahoma with historic flooding. Ed Schultz, Jay Gray and Charles Hadlock report on the latest. (The Ed Show)

Video: First SCOTUS decisions of new term

Video: First SCOTUS decisions of new term

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court issued three rulings on Business cases, so what do they mean? Gabe Roth, Fix the Court, Executive Director joined the panel to discuss. (The Cycle)

Video: Record flooding hits parts of the South

Video: Record flooding hits parts of the South

At least 14 people are dead across Oklahoma and Texas and at least 16 more are reported missing after storms rolled through the area. Rev. Sharpton talks to a school superintendent in Texas who's student was killed in over the weekend. (PoliticsNation)

Data thieves gain access to 100,000 U.S. taxpayers' information: IRS

Data thieves gain access to 100,000 U.S. taxpayers' information: IRS

(Reuters) - Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. From February to May, attackers so

Jason Rezaian's brother: 'We know that Jason is innocent'

Jason Rezaian's brother: 'We know that Jason is innocent'

On May 26, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian went on trial in an Iranian court. His brother, Ali Rezaian, spoke with The Washington Post about what lies ahead and his family's hope for the future.

Floodwaters rise in Houston; search goes on for the missing

Floodwaters rise in Houston; search goes on for the missing

HOUSTON (AP) — Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the nation's fourth-largest city. Meanwhile, the search went on for at le

Best ever? Kendrick Perkins says LeBron James needs 'a couple more titles and that's it'

Best ever? Kendrick Perkins says LeBron James needs 'a couple more titles and that's it'

Is LeBron James close to being the best ever, dethroning Michael Jordan? Some of his teammates believe so. Northeast Ohio Media Group's Chris Haynes wrote that some of James' Cleveland Cavaliers teammates are among the believers that King James is nearing Jordan's long untouchable status. One of t

Multiple sclerosis sufferers waiting too long for diagnosis, say campaigners

Multiple sclerosis sufferers waiting too long for diagnosis, say campaigners

More than 80% of people with the condition were initially misdiagnosed, says the MS Society as it highlights the benefits of early treatment

Gary Lineker on the Road to FA Cup Glory, BBC1 - TV review: A surprisingly spine-tingling documentar...

Gary Lineker on the Road to FA Cup Glory, BBC1 - TV review: A surprisingly spine-tingling documentar...

Do people still care about the FA Cup? Gary Lineker does, loads. So did everyone he spoke to in Gary Lineker on the Road to FA Cup Glory, "where milkmen dream about playing against millionaires".

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts Vetoes Bill That Would Repeal The Death Penalty

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts Vetoes Bill That Would Repeal The Death Penalty

Days after Nebraska lawmakers approved a bill that would repeal the death penalty in their state, Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts followed through on his promise to veto the legislation. Lawmakers last Wednesday voted 32-15 on LB268, a bill that would replace the death penalty with life without par

Scott Walker Suggests He May Skip Florida Primary To Let Jeb Bush And Marco Rubio Destroy Each Other

Scott Walker Suggests He May Skip Florida Primary To Let Jeb Bush And Marco Rubio Destroy Each Other

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) suggested Tuesday that, if he decides to run for president, his campaign would sit out the Florida Republican presidential primary and let the Sunshine State's two native sons -- Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio -- duke it out in the expensive political market. "If we get

Mom Abandons Kids For ISIS, Leaves Australia For Syria: Reports

Mom Abandons Kids For ISIS, Leaves Australia For Syria: Reports

Jasmina Milovanov left her two children with a babysitter earlier this month in Sydney, Australia, saying she was on her way to pick up a new car. She never came back. The 26-year-old single mother is now believed to be in Syria and to have joined the Islamic State militant group, Sydney's Daily

Apple Watch 2 Wishlist and Android M Features - TechnoBuffalo

Apple Watch 2 Wishlist and Android M Features - TechnoBuffalo


Jon R is back to tackle more questions and queries from Buffalo readers, viewers and fans! On this episode of Ask the Buffalo, Jon tells us why TechnoBuffalo doesn't upload videos in 60fps and what new enhancements he would like to see in Apple's next smartwatch. Jon al

ISIS fighters get honeymoons

ISIS fighters get honeymoons

ISIS has set up a generous welfare system to help the thousands of foreign jihadis who have clocked to territory of the Islamic State group.

Texas Flood 'Tsunami': Death Toll Keeps Rising

Texas Flood 'Tsunami': Death Toll Keeps Rising

Thirteen people are missing in Texas after flash floods that have already claimed at least 16 lives in that state and Oklahoma.

NI Govt 'In Real Trouble' Over Budget Row

NI Govt 'In Real Trouble' Over Budget Row

Northern Ireland's devolved government is facing suspension or possible collapse amid a row over welfare reforms that has left the faltering administration facing an estimated £600m funding g

Comcast praises Time Warner Cable and Charter, through gritted teeth

Comcast praises Time Warner Cable and Charter, through gritted teeth

"We're a different company than Comcast." Those were the words of Charter CEO Tom Rutledge when asked how he expected to get his company's $79-billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable (TWC) past U.S. regulators It's a timely question, and one crucial to the deal. Rutledge and Charter have $2 billion

Massive heat wave in India claims more than 800 lives

Massive heat wave in India claims more than 800 lives

India has been hit by a massive, widespread heatwave that has left nearly 800 people dead. Odisha and the coastal regions of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have experienced the brunt of the hot weather, with temperatures exceeding 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit). The heatwave has also eng

Fan-made Lego portrait of Taylor Swift took 2 days and 35,840 bricks to make

Fan-made Lego portrait of Taylor Swift took 2 days and 35,840 bricks to make

On Red's opening track, "State of Grace," Taylor Swift sang, "We learn to live with the pain, mosaic broken hearts." And now there is a 8'4" x 12'7" mosaic of her face made out of Lego bricks at Legoland Windsor in the UK. Maybe there weren't enough bricks to recreate Swift's troubled heart. See

Vox snaps up influential tech blog Re/code

Vox snaps up influential tech blog Re/code

Vox Media has acquired the parent company of Re/code, the tech news website started by veteran journalists Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg The site began around 18 months ago after Swisher and Mossberg left the Wall Street Journal, at which they had built All Things D into a destination for tech new

Kenyan Lawyer Asks To Marry Obama’s Daughter, Offers Livestock In Exchange

Kenyan Lawyer Asks To Marry Obama’s Daughter, Offers Livestock In Exchange

President Obama’s daughter Malia has caught the attention of a very determined suitor. He’s a lawyer from Kenya and is offering the president a large amount of livestock in exchange for the first daughter’s hand in marriage.


President Obama’s 16-year-old daughter Malia has

Keira Knightley Gives Birth To Her First Child

Keira Knightley has reportedly given birth to her first child with husband James Righton. All other details, including the child's gender, are still under wraps. News broke that Keira was expecting back in December, and now we'd like to congratulate the two happy parents.

Airport hoping to make connections

Auckland Airport chief executive Adrian Littlewood says his company is working hard to develop systems and technology to defer infrastructure investment and enhance passenger experiences.The company has plans to build a second runway...

Taylor Swift named one of world's most powerful women

Taylor Swift has set another record.The 25 year old singer and songwriter has become the youngest woman ever to be included on the Forbes list of

'Exceptionally high' overtime found in Los Angeles Department of Transportation audit

Workers at a Los Angeles Department of Transportation unit billed the city for overtime at an "exceptionally high" rate, a new audit finds. More than 90 percent of employees in the DOT's Traffic, Paint and Sign division received overtime during fiscal year 2013-2014, a rate that's twice the average

Don't Waste Your Money: Free weight loss trial costs woman $600

CINCINNATI (Scripps) - Remember those old record, tape, and CD clubs that would send you a free music CD, and then start charging you month after month, whether you wanted them or not? Most of those clubs are long gone, but as one woman learned, "free trials" that bill you month after month are sti

Man who appeared drunk forced son, 13, to drive, police say

MONROVIA, Md. (AP) - The Frederick County Sheriff's Office says a man who appeared to be drunk forced his 13-year-old son to drive his car. Police say a caller reported seeing a very drunk man leave a Monrovia business in a car with a juvenile about 9:30 p.m. Friday. Authorities say a deputy sto

Broken piece of pipeline responsible for Santa Barbara oil spill to be removed, inspected

GOLETA >> Officials from Plains All American Pipeline say they hope the broken section of a pipeline that spilled oil along the California Coast can be removed for investigation by Tuesday.The company on Monday downgraded the amount of oil that may have spilled. The new estimate of the worst-case vo

Anti-Alistair Carmichael campaign raises £20,000 in bid to unseat memo-leaking Lib Dem MP

Furious voters want to oust the MP through the courts after he denied leaking a memo smearing Nicola Sturgeon - then admitted he had after all

Factory worker who hitchhiked across Europe to join ISIS but failed to cross Syrian border faces jai...

Zakariya Ashiq, 20, begged for Islamic State fighters to help him complete his journey but ended up flying back to the UK where he was arrested by police

Woman's fight against genital mutilation, honor killing gets big boost from Google boss

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is an internationally known women's rights advocate and a best-selling author, but now she has some Silicon Valley muscle behind her in her battle to end two of radical Islam's most barbaric practices.

Bill Clinton used personal 'LLC' as 'pass-through' for payments, sources say

The newly released financial files on Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton's growing fortune omit a company with no apparent employees or assets that the former president has legally used to provide consulting and other services, but which demonstrates the complexity of the family's finances.

Vermont's Sanders kicks off 2016 bid from Clinton's left

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders kicked off his longshot presidential campaign Tuesday with a pitch to liberals in the Democratic Party and others who want change from a "rigged economy" that favors the rich.