The Powerball jackpot has risen to a record $425 million— the result of no one winning the game last week or in the weeks prior. Last week, the Powerball jackpot had soared into the record books with a $325 million prize, only to be trumped just a week later.
Jennifer Aniston's crush has spoken out and revealed various details about their relationship back when they were much younger. Although they were only 12 when they first kissed, Aniston— then Anastassakis— was described as "very open" by classmate Adonis Tsilimparis.
The Powerball jackpot lottery has been raised to a spectacular $325 million, which is the second-highest prize amount for the game ever. Those who played Wednesday for the lottery missed the mark and the $250 million sum that came with it.2 comments
Chevy Chase is leaving "Community" the much-lauded comedy on NBC. Although ratings had declined in later seasons, the cast was in the middle of shooting their fourth season when Chase, who plays the out-of-touch "Pierce," decided it was time to go.Tags Television
A $4.2 million Christmas tree is making waves internationally after the pure gold wonder of craftsmanship was created by the Ginza Tanaka jewelry store in Tokyo, Japan. The nearly 8-foot tall tree is also covered in various Disney characters.Tags Christmas
Fat Duck chefs died in a terrible car crash Monday, and the two culinary artists, Ivan Arango Herrera and Carl Magnus Lindgren, were mourned by their peers. The chefs were in Hong Kong for a private event when a bus careened through traffic, killing them and their taxi driver.
$11,000 was found in a handbag in a department store last week, but unlike many, who could have pocketed the money, one woman decided to do the right thing. A Massachusetts woman returned the handbag containing the money, and was rewarded for her honesty.
Hostess' bankruptcy in 2012 will be avoided because a judge urged the financially unstable snack conglomerate to negotiate with the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union for an agreement. The decision came Monday, which many sighs of relief that Twinkies, a staple snack food of the company, would not disappear.
Drew Brees Sandy donation is making national news headlines as the star quarterback of the New Orleans Saints pledged to give $1 million to the relief effort from the super storm. Although it has been weeks since the storm hit, recovery efforts are ongoing, with Brees' help.
Gulf dolphins were killed, their bodies found mutilated after multiple stab and gunshot wounds to all parts of the animals. The gruesome scene in the Gulf of Mexico, and others like it, could be the result of some violent persons on a "rampage," authorities speculated Thursday.Tags Animals
Black Friday 2012 ads have already been released by many of the major retailers, including Wal-Mart, Target, Best Buy, Amazon.com, Macy's, Lowe's, and Sears. The big-name retailers hope that by releasing their deals early, many shoppers won't hesitate to save on great deals.
Tebow was called "terrible" by some of the same teammates who welcomed him to the team some short months ago, but the evangelical Christian quarterback and Jets coach Rex Ryan are pushing back. Despite the malicious nature of the attacks, Tim Tebow is seemingly not shaken by the harsh words.Tags Sports
Venice flooding overtook 70 percent of the Italian city with up to five feet of water in low-lying areas like St. Marks Square. The record rainfall produced inestimable damages over the past three days, and marks the sixth-worst flood in the city since 1872.Tags Weather
An earthquake hit Japan, and the 5.5-magnitude catastrophe has left the country's Honshu Island shaken Friday. Although it occurred just off the small island, no tsunami warning has been issued by authorities.
Sam Gordon's football stats are certainly impressive: 35 touchdowns on 232 carries, 65 tackles, 1,911 yards total this year, and a spectacular average of 8.2 yards per carry. What makes this 9-year-old special, though, is that she's the only girl blowing past all the boys in Utah's Ute Conference, and she has gained a lot of attention for it.Tags Sports