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WASHINGTON , Nov 2 ― A senior Trump administration official today dismissed as untrue a media report that US President Donald Trump was readying a possible trade deal with China, a CNBC reporter said in a post on Twitter. -China trade talks can not resume until Beijing outlines specific actions it would take to meet USA demands for sweeping changes to policies on technology transfers, industrial subsidies and market access.
  • Mega Millions lottery reaches record-breaking numbers

    Mega Millions lottery reaches record-breaking numbers

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    It is anticipated to grow to $1.6 billion. That means roughly $904 million in your pocket before state and federal taxes. If you're itching to play before then, the Powerball drawing will be today. The amount of the jackpot increased after no winning ticket was drawn on Friday. . Each Powerball ticket is $2. Despite strong ticket sales, there was no grand prize Mega Millions victor Friday night.
  • Crude Oil Falls as Rising Inventories and Saudi Tensions Mount

    Crude Oil Falls as Rising Inventories and Saudi Tensions Mount

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    But spare capacity remains at “precariously low” levels and could remain below 1 million barrels a day through the fourth quarter, depending on the effectiveness of US sanctions on Iranian crude and refined export products, he said . us crude was down 77 cents at $68.98. Western pressure mounted on Riyadh to provide answers, but comments by President Donald Trump suggested that White House may not take additional actions against the Saudis, specifically after Saudi Arabia said it will ...
  • Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion

    Friday's Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1 billion

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    Based on sales projections, 75 per cent of the 302 million possible combinations will be chosen for the draw, up from 59.1 per cent in Friday's, Carole Gentry, spokeswoman for Maryland Lottery and Gaming, said. But if you are itching to play, you could win even more on Tuesday. The Mega Millions jackpot has been growing since July, when a group of 11 California office workers won $US543 million ($763 million).
  • Turks claim Pompeo has heard recording of Khashoggi 'torture'

    Turks claim Pompeo has heard recording of Khashoggi 'torture'

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    The potential consequences for Saudi Arabia " will have to be very severe ", Trump told reporters on Thursday, before departing for Montana. US Treasury Secretary Seven Mnuchin announced that he would not be attending an investment conference in Saudi Arabia .
  • YouTube Went Down Around the World Today Prompting Outcry on Social Media

    YouTube Went Down Around the World Today Prompting Outcry on Social Media

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    Some users from around the world also stated that the mobile-based app of YouTube wasn't functioning. Instead of clicking through to the content they want, users have been seeing YouTube Internal 500 Error messages instead. Over 1.8 billion people visit YouTube each month, according to a Business Insider report in May. The team had acknowledged earlier that they had received the reports of YouTube being down and they are looking into it.
  • WTI Crude Oil and Natural Gas Forecast October 17, 2018

    WTI Crude Oil and Natural Gas Forecast October 17, 2018

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    Oil exports dropped last week and crude production fell to 10.9 MMbpd, showing the impact of limited production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico due to Hurricane Michael. Saudi Arabia has committed to conducting a complete investigation into the disappearance, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said before departing the kingdom for Turkey .
  • Attica man wins $10,000 in Mega Millions drawing

    Attica man wins $10,000 in Mega Millions drawing

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    A Midlands lottery player is carrying around a $50,000 ticket after purchasing a Mega Millions ticket, according to a statement from the S.C. Education Lottery. That ticket is worth $5 million. Still, even the combined total wouldn't break the record USA lottery prize. That honor goes to a 2016 Powerball jackpot, which clocked in at $1.586 billion (although it was shared by three winners).
  • Audio offers gruesome details of Khashoggi killing: Turkish official

    Audio offers gruesome details of Khashoggi killing: Turkish official

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    New reporting overnight could escalate a diplomatic crisis between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia . TRT World's Joseph Hayat has the details. Turkish officials have said they possess evidence that a team of 15 Saudi agents flew into Istanbul on October 2, assassinated Khashoggi, dismembered his body with a bone saw they had brought for the objective, and flew out the same day.
  • Mega Millions prize of $654M is nation's 4th-largest

    Mega Millions prize of $654M is nation's 4th-largest

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    If someone wakes up Wednesday a multi-millionaire, they are encouraged to do a few things before cashing in the ticket. The last time anyone won the Mega Millions jackpot was July 24, when a group from California claimed a $543 million prize.