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  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

    11 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 5-2-2 (five, two, two) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game

    11 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were: 01-02-05-09-10-11-13-14-16-19 (one, two, five, nine, ten, eleven, thirteen, fourteen, sixteen, nineteen)

  • Indian guru in deadly standoff due in court

    14 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian guru at the center of a deadly standoff with police was set to appear in court Friday after he was arrested at his sprawling ashram for refusing to answer murder charges. Nearly 15,000 supporters ...

  • Elderly S. Korean gets 20 years in jail for arson

    31 minutes ago

    (AP) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An elderly dementia patient in South Korea has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for setting a fire at a hospital for the elderly that killed 22 people. Gwangju District Court spokesman Han Ji-hyeong ...

  • Chinese journalist tried on state secrets charge

    33 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — A veteran journalist who is one of the best-known intellectuals to have been imprisoned for supporting the 1989 Tiananmen pro-democracy protests has gone on trial in closed-door proceedings in Beijing on new accusations of leaking state secrets. ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    50 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:10 Solid Gold-2nd:5 California Classic-3rd:7 Eureka, Race Time: 1:43.17 (1st: 10 Solid Gold, 2nd: 5 California Classic, 3rd: 7 Eureka; Race Time: ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    50 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 5-7-9 (five, seven, nine) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • CA Lottery

    50 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Thursday: Daily 3 Evening 5-7-9 (five, seven, nine) Daily 3 Midday 5-2-8 (five, two, eight) Daily 4 8-0-8-6 (eight, zero, eight, six) Daily Derby 1st:10 Solid Gold-2nd:5 California Classic-3rd:7 Eureka, Race Time: ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    51 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 8-0-8-6 (eight, zero, eight, six) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    1 hour, 1 minute ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 03-14-24-33-36 (three, fourteen, twenty-four, thirty-three, thirty-six) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Mexicans angry about 43 missing students protest

    1 hour, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tens of thousands marched in the capital Thursday demanding that authorities find 43 missing college students, seeking to pressure the government on a day normally reserved for the celebration of Mexico's 1910-17 Revolution. Officials had canceled ...

  • Malaysian officer in New Zealand pleads not guilty

    1 hour, 47 minutes ago

    (AP) WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A Malaysian military officer who was extradited to New Zealand has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges. Muhammad Rizalman Ismail on Friday pleaded not guilty to burglary and assault with the intent to rape, ...

  • UK police spied on reporters for years, docs show

    2 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) LONDON (AP) — Six British journalists are suing Scotland Yard over documents that show the police had them under surveillance for more than a decade. Britain's National Union of Journalists says a public records request showed extensive surveillance of the ...

  • New signs in Indiana warn of turtle crossing

    3 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — State crews in Indiana have put up "Turtle Crossing" signs along a busy road running beside a wildlife area in Terre Haute. The signs mark an area where turtles of various species are killed by ...

  • UN peacekeeping review won't see field firsthand

    4 hours, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Nobel Peace Prize winner who will lead the first major review of United Nations peacekeeping operations in 15 years says his panel will do it from afar. In a closed-door meeting Thursday of the Security ...

  • Romanian prosecutor is detained for questioning

    4 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A top Romanian prosecutor has been detained for questioning about a payment that the government made to compensate a citizen whose property had been seized by the nation's ruling communists in the 1940s. The prosecutor, Alina ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 6 p.m. EST

    5 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) Oregon festival's giant nutcracker: 41 feet Cuban couple keeps rodents called hutias as pets Judge says crowing Oregon rooster must go Crew finds 150-ton boulder likely left by glacier Michigan wins appeal over prisoner's air mattress Bandage DNA leads to ...

  • Critics storm Poland's electoral body over delays

    5 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Dozens of protesters stormed Poland's main voting commission and occupied the building Thursday night, angry over the delay in the vote count for recent local elections. Most of the demonstrators were backers of the nationalist opposition ...

  • Tunisia court doubles 2 policemen's rape sentences

    5 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A Tunisian appeals court has increased the prison terms of two policemen convicted of raping a woman from seven years to 15. The woman's lawyer, Radhia Nasraoui, said Thursday that the two-year sentence for a third ...

  • Boko Haram said to kill about 45 people in Nigeria

    6 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The leader of a vigilante fighter group in Nigeria says Boko Haram militants have killed about 45 people in an attack on a village. Muhammed Gava of the Nigeria Vigilante Group says the assault occurred Wednesday ...

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