Winning tickets in the nearly $1.6-billion Powerball lottery were sold in California, Florida and Tennessee, leaving at least three people to split the jackpot.
US President Barack Obama is considering additional sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic Korea (DPRK) in response to its nuclear test, his aide said Wednesday.
The frenzy to buy tickets was expected to push the largest-ever US lottery prize even higher by the time the six winning numbers are picked on Wednesday.
More than 20 renowned scientists published a petition asking an independent investigation into the cases of Chinese-American scientists to determine whether race, ethnicity, or national origin played an illegal role.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that the implementation of the Iranian nuclear deal will take place likely in the coming days.
In his final State of the Union address, US President Barack Obama singled out China in a bid to push Congress to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
US President Barack Obama accused critics of playing into the hands of Islamic State by comparing the fight against the militant group to World War Three.
US House of Representatives on Tuesday easily passed legislation to impose harsher sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) in response to its nuclear test.
Media baron Rupert Murdoch announced his engagement to former supermodel Jerry Hall in an advertisement published on Tuesday in The Times newspaper.
Canada Post issued the Year of the Monkey domestic rate stamps and collectibles on Monday in celebration of the upcoming Chinese Lunar Year of the Monkey.
President Barack Obama is expected to deliver his final State of the Union speech Tuesday evening. It is believed that he will sum up the legacy of his mandate and speak of the country's future.
A US citizen from the state of Maryland has been indicted on charges of supporting and receiving military training from the African terror group al-Shabaab, the Justice Department announced Monday.