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The winning Powerball ticket sold in Indiana

A single Powerball ticket sold in Indiana has won Wednesday night's massive $435 million jackpot. The numbers pulled were 10, 13, 28, 52, 61 and the Powerball was 2. The identity of the winning ticket holder wasn't immediately available. If…

NASA announces discoveries beyond our solar system

(CNN) - Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings were also announced at a news conference at NASA Headquarters in Washington.…

Plotter of 1993 World Trade Center bombing dies

(CNN) - Omar Abdel-Rahman, an Egyptian-born cleric serving a life sentence for plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Center and other terror attacks in New York, has died, a prison spokesman said Saturday. Abdel-Rahman died Saturday morning from natural…

New Facebook feature allows you to transfer money

Forget about likes and shares. You can now transfer money internationally through Facebook. The money transfer startup TransferWise has launched a new chatbot that enables Facebook(FB, Tech30) users to move funds abroad using the social platform's Messenger service. The bot…

Stroller recalled for fall hazards

(CNN) - Britax Child Safety Inc. has recalled more than 700,000 strollers with Click & Go receiver mounts due to a fall hazard, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Thursday. The recalled models include Britax B-Agile and BOB Motion strollers…

Protesters participate in 'Day Without Immigrants'

Restaurants and other businesses across the country will be closing their doors Thursday in support of a "Day Without Immigrants," a national grassroots movement seeking to protest President Trump's immigration reforms and highlight the contributions of the immigrant community in…

Yahoo warns users of hacking attack

Yahoo is warning users of a large account hack that took place between 2016 and 2017. It is unknown to exactly how many accounts were affected. Stay updated on CW6 News

BJ's to honor unsung heroes on Random Acts of Kindness Day with lunch

  HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) announced that team members from its 188 BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse® locations nationwide will deliver a special “thank you” lunch to first responders on National Random…

Largest cheesemaker in the U.S. to recall several products

(CNN) - One of the largest cheese-makers in the United States is recalling several of its products over fears of listeria contamination. Sargento Foods, Inc., announced over the weekend that certain packages of its Ultra Thin Sliced Longhorn Colby and Chef…

North Korea's weekend missile launch shows new capabilities

(CNN) - The Pentagon has assessed that North Korea's weekend missile launch showed new capabilities, US officials told CNN on Monday. The launch involved the first land-based test of an intermediate-range missile that, in the past, has been fired from a…