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The prizes must be claimed at the Lottery's headquarters in Lansing. Note: Michigan's $1 million winners should contact the Michigan Lottery Public Relations Division at 517-373-1237 to schedule an appointment to collect their big prize. "But a billion dollars is extraordinary", Crow told CBS News. The new Mega Millions jackpot is $40 million. The drawing was on March 30, 2012. Today's Powerball lottery prize stands at US$620 million, making it the fifth-largest jackpot in United States ...
  • Oil prices edge up on surprise drawdown in United States crude stockpiles

    Oil prices edge up on surprise drawdown in United States crude stockpiles

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    The United States added another 6.5 million barrels to its stockpiles last week, sending crude oil prices tumbling despite concerns about relations with Saudi Arabia. The Iranian official, in turn, said the Islamic Republic expects South Korea as one of its key business partners to continue its operation in Iran in the situation created by the United States sanctions.
  • Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots Total Almost $1 Billion

    Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots Total Almost $1 Billion

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    One "Match 5" victor was reported in Arkansas, according to the site. The jackpot for Mega Millions has reached $ 654 million , with a cash option of $372.6 million, since no one claimed the jackpot last Friday night. It's the second biggest Mega Millions drawing ever, and the third biggest lottery jackpot in USA history. It's the second-largest in Mega Millions history .
  • Birth dates, education history, religious preferences and other details stolen

    Birth dates, education history, religious preferences and other details stolen

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    Nearly 30 million Facebook users' phone numbers and email addresses were accessed by hackers in the biggest security breach in the company's history, Facebook said Friday. "The stolen data is likely to be used by the hackers , so this problem is likely to persist for quite some time". They then used the same vulnerability over and over again until they gathered tokens for around 400,000 accounts, which Rosen referred to as "seed accounts".
  • Have 19 hours? World's longest commercial flight takes off

    Have 19 hours? World's longest commercial flight takes off

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    Singapore Airlines is bringing back its longest flight from Singapore to NY on October 11, to regain the title of the world's longest flight from Qatar Airways' Doha-Aukland flight, according to a report by Bloomberg. Today's flight will top the current longest direct link between cities - Auckland to Doha with Qatar Airways, which takes 17 hours 40 minutes. "My cousin said 'hey, this is in the press.' I'm going to take pictures and show her", she said.
  • Trade war would slow but not stop global growth

    Trade war would slow but not stop global growth

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    But he said that China's involvement can create issues for Pakistan as well. ANALYST'S TAKE: The IMF report "should in no way surprise" as the fund's managing director Christine Lagarde warned that trade disputes were weighing on global growth last week, said Chris Weston of Pepperstone Group Limited.
  • Brexit: PM's compromises a 'concern' for cabinet ministers

    Brexit: PM's compromises a 'concern' for cabinet ministers

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    The EU has launched a direct sales pitch to Northern Ireland businesses in an attempt to drive a wedge between the Democratic Unionist party and Theresa May over the backstop solution for the Irish border in Brexit negotiations. Another summit in November is planned to close the deal. EU Brexit pointman Michel Barnier and Martin Selmayr, the powerful head of the EU Commission's bureaucracy, briefed commissioners on progress just a week before the October 18 meeting that has been dubbed a ...
  • Indian Rupee breaches 73 mark, plunges to fresh all-time low

    Indian Rupee breaches 73 mark, plunges to fresh all-time low

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    On Wednesday the rupee slipped to a low of 73.42 per dollar as crude oil prices breached the 85 USA dollars per barrel mark, leading to huge outflows of cash. She said: "For bond markets, a 25 bps hike accompanied by a hawkish stance could trigger the 10-year bond yield to rise to 8.25 percent". Besides, state-owned oil marketing companies have been allowed to raise Dollars 10 billion from overseas market to meet their working capital needs.
  • Petrol, diesel prices cut by Rs 2.50 after excise reduction

    Petrol, diesel prices cut by Rs 2.50 after excise reduction

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    This came after Jaitley asked states to further cut prices on their level by Rs 2.50 per litre so that consumers can get a relief amounting to Rs 5 per litre. When the petrol price is about to cross Rs 92 per litre, the government has reduced Rs 5 per litre. Of this, IOC's share would be roughly half and the rest split equally between HPCL and BPCL.
  • Oil rises to 2014 highs on Iran sanctions, Nafta deal

    Oil rises to 2014 highs on Iran sanctions, Nafta deal

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    Worldwide benchmark Brent crude traded at around $83.01 on Monday, up around 0.34 percent, while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) stood at around $73.42, more than 0.2 percent higher. Oil in London extended gains after the longest quarterly rally in a decade as a slowdown in American drilling added to supply risks while the U.S.
  • Elon Musk Settles With SEC, Quits As Tesla Chairman

    Elon Musk Settles With SEC, Quits As Tesla Chairman

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    Lawyers said the settlement and size of the fine might give more ammunition to short-sellers pursuing separate cases against Musk for manipulating company shares through the August 7 tweet, as well as to a probe by the Justice Department.
  • Tesla Shares Rise After SEC Lawsuit Leaves Musk as CEO

    Tesla Shares Rise After SEC Lawsuit Leaves Musk as CEO

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    As part of the settlement , the company will appoint a new independent chairman, two independent directors and control Musk's communications. Musk's "funding secured" tweets were made on 7 August, and claimed that he was planning to take the company private at a price of $420 per share - a premium of just over 20 per cent of the company's stock price (which has since nose-dived) at the time.
  • Trump Rejected PM Trudeau Meeting over Refusal to Negotiate Canadian Dairy Tariffs

    Trump Rejected PM Trudeau Meeting over Refusal to Negotiate Canadian Dairy Tariffs

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    Mexican government spokesman Eduardo Sanchez said on Twitter late on Tuesday that Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, held a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the U.N. has to "keep companies", but Mexico is also getting a lot in the new U.S. -Mexico trade deal. "We're very unhappy with the negotiations and the negotiating style of Canada", Trump said.