It's all about the odds, and one single ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching all the numbers to win the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials said early Sunday.
Authorities: Hofstra student killed by police
A student being held at gunpoint by an intruder was accidentally shot, police say.
Up to 60 injured after car drives into Va. parade
An elderly driver plowed into dozens of hikers marching in a Saturday parade in a small Virginia mountain town.
Probe into Conn. train crash giving way to cleanup
The focus begins to shift toward cleanup and rebuilding.
Investigators eye fractured rail in Conn. train crash
Authorities have ruled out foul play in Friday's collision.
Graying China taps rural elderly to care for those even older
Younger villagers are flocking to cities to seek work as part of Beijing's urbanization drive.
Obama marches on despite controversies
His agenda doesn't appear to have been dramatically harmed thus far.
Beatles' guitar auctioned to the tune of $408,000
A custom-made electric guitar played by the late John Lennon and George Harrison of the Beatles sold at a New York auction on Saturday for $408,000.
FBI searches apartment in ricin letter case
Authorities are investigating the recent discovery of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison.
Ex-Pa. officer once hailed as hero faces charges
Richard DeCoatsworth has been arrested and charged with rape and other crimes.