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Though there will probably be more tickets sold this time around, let's assume for the moment that Wednesday's drawing attracts the same amount of interest as the last one. And that is all but certain to grow before the next drawing Wednesday, according to lottery officials. Most of those who include the words Powerball and conspiracy together in their tweets claim that Powerball is something designed by the government to collect money.
  • David Bowie's Wife, Iman, Shares Great Moments Before Husband's Death

    David Bowie's Wife, Iman, Shares Great Moments Before Husband's Death

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    Bowie lived in West Berlin in the late 1970s and Mayor Michael Mueller said Monday that " Heroes " became "the hymn of our then-divided city and its longing for freedom". Flowers, candles, notes , travel size bottles of Jameson whiskey and a large wreath were left at the star to honor the musician who broke pop and rock boundaries and appeal to a broad range of fans who celebrated his creativity.
  • Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch are Engaged

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    Also, how furious must the Murdoch kids - Prudence, Lachlan, James, Elizabeth, Chloe and Grace - be? "They have loved these past months together, are thrilled to be getting married and excited about their future together", the company said in a statement.
  • Watch Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet's Titanic Reunion at the Golden Globes

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    During Gervais' attempts to remind celebs that "no one cares about their awards more than themselves" Twitter went hard. DiCaprio was saluted with a standing ovation at the Beverly Hilton hotel. " Mr. Robot " was the victor for best drama series . Howard says he and his friends were watching in Vancouver when DiCaprio took the stage on Sunday to claim the best dramatic film actor award for his role in the 19th-century survival epic.
  • Musicians and celebrities react to death of rock icon David Bowie

    Musicians and celebrities react to death of rock icon David Bowie

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    Much like his iconic contributions to music, film and fashion, Bowie's passing was created to let the man born David Jones engage - and depart - the world on his own terms. Ricky Gervais: "I just lost a hero ". "We are mourning in a way, but it is more a celebration of his life". Q-Tip heralded Bowie as one of his " heroes ".
  • Korean baseball star Oh signs with Cardinals

    Korean baseball star Oh signs with Cardinals

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    In the KBO, he would have to miss 72 games. General manager John Mozeliak said thanks to so many experienced arms in tow, the Cardinals will have "a competitive camp" next month. And, as a possible relief of Matheny's great urge to call on Siegrist and Maness so frequently, Oh could enter the game and bridge an inning or two to Trevor Rosenthal .
  • Why Ted Cruz, born in Canada, can run for president

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    The fact of the matter is that there is a constitutionally discernible distinction between an individual who is born in the United States and under its jurisdiction, and an individual who is born on foreign soil, that is to say, outside of the United States and not under its jurisdiction-even if the latter was born to an American citizen parent.
  • Former Disney star Michael Galeota found dead at age 31

    Former Disney star Michael Galeota found dead at age 31

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    Galeota, whose last IMDB credits cite his work on Jersey from 1999-2004, went to the hospital last Wednesday after complaining about abdominal pains, according to TMZ , which first reported the news. Disney Channel via YouTube Michael Galeota starred in the Disney television series, "The Jersey". The show followed Nick (Galeota), a boy who inherits a magical football jersey from his grandfather that allows him to jump into the body of various pro athletes.
  • Flash flooding in Southern California

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    He was treated at a hospital for scraped feet and arms. The rain is expected to continue in the region through Thursday. A dog was rescued in Los Angeles after being trapped by high waters in the West Hills. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Powerball jackpot soars to record $1.4 billion

    Powerball jackpot soars to record $1.4 billion

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    The first five can be in any order, but the sixth must be the Powerball number. "Last night was filled with incredible excitement here in Arkansas and three of our players did win big grabbing a $50,000 prize each", Lottery Director Bishop Woosley said in a statement.
  • PGA TOUR: Jordan Spieth Runs Away With Hyundai Tournament of Champions

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    Spieth carded a final round 6-under 67 Sunday to win the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. His 262 was one-shot off of the tour record of 31-under by Els in 2003. "Personally, I don't think so". Posting his second straight bogey-free round, Spieth plundered the par-fives, playing them in a total of five-under, and on the few occasions, he was in danger of dropping a shot his flawless cross-handed putting came to the rescue.
  • Boston lottery player wins $1m in Powerball near miss

    Boston lottery player wins $1m in Powerball near miss

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    There was no jackpot victor in Saturday's $949-million Powerball drawing . According to the North Carolina Education Lottery the winning ticket was sold at the Pinedale Food Mart on Highway 55 East. A new record of $1.3 billion is expected to be set. Which begs the question, what should the lucky victor do with their Powerball earnings? "As it gets closer to the day of the drawing, the line will be longer", he said.
  • PRINCESS LEIA Coming To STAR WARS: REBELS

    PRINCESS LEIA Coming To STAR WARS: REBELS

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    Even a few popular The Clone Wars characters, Ahsoka Tano, Rex, and Hondo Ohnaka, have resurfaced, to great enthusiasm from fans of both series. When the second season of " Star Wars Rebels " resumes January 20, a very familiar face will be joining their cause to fight back against the Empire.
  • Amy Schumer 'Really In Love' With BF Ben Hanisch

    Amy Schumer 'Really In Love' With BF Ben Hanisch

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    Between Amy Schumer's smoky eyes taking the stage at last year's Emmys and her Girl You Don't Need Makeup video, her beauty looks are always in the spotlight - and her look at Sunday's Golden Globes was no different. Andrea also revealed that she took inspiration for Amy's make-up from her classic gown. "I really wasn't understanding my own value", she said. Elsewhere on the red carpet, Amy admitted she wasn't "in a good place" to be in a relationship when she was making "Trainwreck".
  • Gervais kicks off Globes, Winslet wins supporting actress

    Gervais kicks off Globes, Winslet wins supporting actress

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    That said, Gervais wasn't without a few gems amongst the dirt: so here's a countdown of his best, worst, and most offensive remarks of the night. "Our next presenter is the star of the hilarious comedy The Martian", she said with a dramatic laugh, pointing out the absurdity of The Martian being nominated in the Golden Globes's comedy categories.
  • Golden Globes 2016: Worst dressed celebrities on the red carpet

    Golden Globes 2016: Worst dressed celebrities on the red carpet

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    After scoring big with critics groups and landing significant support from the guilds, director Tom McCarthy's celebrated picture " Spotlight " won nothing at Globes. As she posed for a quick photo with Uzo Aduba and Taryn Manning, "Orange Is the New Black" star Taylor Schilling noted, "It's all good; now that I'm with my crew, the party is fantastic".
  • National Football League commissioner says St. Louis stadium proposal is, 'inadequate'

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    Civic officials are firing back after the Rams' application for relocation to Los Angeles questioned fan support and the economic viability of the St. League owners will gather for a special meeting in Houston on Tuesday and Wednesday to resolve the uncertainty. "Now that we know the disparaging sentiments Uncle Stan had for STL, one can only wonder what Deano had to say about SD", Jason Cabel Roe, a political consultant to Faulconer, said in an email to the AP.
  • Rock Legend David Bowie Dead At 69

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    Bowie turned 69 on Friday, the same day as he released a new album called " Blackstar ". In 1969 he made his first appearance in the charts with Space Oddity . We've lost one of the world's greatest artists. I was not one of these dyed-in-the-wool David Bowie fans but he had a couple of tunes I really like, and the first one is this one, ChiCom Girl.
  • Alabama Crimson Tide vs Clemson Tigers

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    In their last two games, opponents have rushed 47 times for 44 yards. However, I'm not even sure that's enough for Bama to stumble in this game that seems almost like a redemption game for Bama. The size of the group really jumps off the page, where the nation's No. 1 rush defense (by 12 YPG; 70.8) has four major contributors - including two defensive ends - over 310 pounds.
  • Sian Blake murder suspect Arthur Simpson-Kent arrested in Ghana

    Sian Blake murder suspect Arthur Simpson-Kent arrested in Ghana

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    People.com reported that Blake and her two sons, eight-year-old Zachary Bilal Kent-Blake and four-year-old Amon Ben Kent-Blake, have been missing December 13 if last year. Pictures showed Simpson-Kent handcuffed and sat on a stool with police at his side shortly after he was detained, and others of him being driven away in a vehicle.
  • David Bowie appreciation: The only constant was change

    David Bowie appreciation: The only constant was change

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    David Bowie always had exquisite timing. "He has truly changed my life". "Rest in peace David Bowie ", was displayed on the BT Tower in London on Monday in tribute. At a time when I couldn't bear a sympathetic touch from any of the real people in my life, David Bowie held me with his music and promised me that creativity was the way out.
  • David Bowie dead at 69

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    Bowie's death comes as a shoking fact for both his fans and the music world, as his latest album was released just three days ago. British Prime Minister David Cameron paid tribute to Bowie on Twitter, as did a host of celebrities, including musician Chris Cornell.
  • RIP David Bowie

    RIP David Bowie

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    On Twitter , many whose opinions I respect had recently said that his latest album, Blackstar, was incredibly good, and it was an opinion of Bowie that I hadn't heard in ages. When Bowie was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1996, David Byrne of Talking Heads spoke at the ceremony and recalled being shocked the first time he saw him.
  • Jennifer Lawrence wins Golden Globe 2016 for 'Joy'

    Jennifer Lawrence wins Golden Globe 2016 for 'Joy'

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    While we're sure Lawrence was just trying to have a little fun , people quickly took to Twitter to share their opinions on what happened. She paired the frock with black platform sandals and let her hair loose - we loved it. "Her performance was the year". Lawrence changed out of her floor-length gown into a Versace dress and Jimmy Choo shoes. "She was the year", Lawrence told Seth Meyers .
  • Gervais pokes fun at Sean Penn, Caitlyn Jenner

    Gervais pokes fun at Sean Penn, Caitlyn Jenner

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    For the Best Comedy Series, Transparent is a crowd favorite, having also won the trophy past year. Among the nominees with the most to gain from a best-picture win when the Globes are handed out in Beverly Hills , California, are "Mad Max: Fury Road", "The Revenant" and " Spotlight " in the drama category, and " The Big Short " and " The Martian " in the comedy category.