Summary The winning ticket - the only winning ticket - from the $425 million jackpot was sold at a Chevron gas station in Milpitas, Calif., just north of San Jose. In this case, the winner could opt for the lump sum payout, an estimated $242 million.
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Summary The news of the $425.3 million California Powerball winner caused a lot of excitement this week, but now it's time to focus on the $172 million Mega Millions jackpot! The probability of winning the Mega Millions jackpot on Feb. 21 is pretty high.
Summary Virginia higher education officials are making it easier for students to take online classes and for universities to offer them. Officials say the hope is to have all 50 states and the District of Columbia ultimately participate in the agreement.
Summary Sgt. Brian Schellman tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Democratic Sen. Jamilah Nasheed of St. Louis walked in the street on Monday night after police told her she couldn't protest there. Police say Nasheed is facing two unspecified charges and is being held at the St. Ann jail.
Summary The trial of Michael Rodriguez, of Buffalo, began Friday in Erie County Court. He's charged with second-degree murder in the death of Patricia Rodriguez, the mother of his two children. Investigators used scientific technology that didn't exist at the time of the slaying to re-examine forensic evidence found at the cemetery.
Summary "That's not gonna happen," Kasich told The Associated Press during a recent re-election campaign swing. A majority of Americans -- and a majority of independents -- wants to move past the debate over the health law. Republicans are susceptible to the myth of the midterm mandate.