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Winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447 million

A Powerball ticket costs $2. The odds of winning were only one in 292.2 million. "We're so blessed for this to happen", Alberre told The Associated Press. This photo provided by Fadi Alberre shows the Marietta Liquors & Deli in Menifee, Calif. . The unnamed victor has a year to claim the jackpot. The jackpot for Wednesday's drawing will be 40-million-dollars.


Several arrests made at anti-Shariah rallies

Several arrests made at anti-Shariah rallies

She brought her 11-year-old daughter with her to let those who follow Sharia Law know that they are welcome in CT, especially during this holy time of Ramadan. "If only they would know what we ourselves know, that we don't even have Shariah in that sense in our own mosques". "Laws are amenable to change, " Takim said.


Jude Classic for second straight year

Jude Classic for second straight year

The 24-year-old is the fourth back-to-back victor at St. Jude and the first since David Toms did it in 2003 and '04. "I'm playing good. I'm confident on the greens". Kevin Sutherland holed out for an eagle on No. 18 to join McCarron at 203. Marco Dawson and Stephen Ames finished at 207. A dropped shot on the 14th didn't halt his momentum as he birdied the par-5 16th.



Pittsburgh Steelers congratulate the Penguins on Stanley Cup win

The undrafted Gaudreau scored Nashville's game-winning goals in Games 3 and 4 of the Final. Pittsburgh became the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. "I just wanted to get it done, to be honest", Murray said. NOTES: Pittsburgh's 5-0 road record with a chance to clinch the Stanley Cup is the best record in National Hockey League history in that situation.


Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across US, including San Bernardino

Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across US, including San Bernardino

Protesters squared off at the main entrance of the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati Saturday in a local version of similar anti-Islamic demonstrations across the nation. It also warned Muslims to take extra precautions against potential violence over the weekend. Two men and a woman people were arrested and booked for obstructing, say police.