DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has been boosted to $425 million because of heavy sales.
Paula Otto, the Virginia Lottery's executive director and Mega Millions' lead director, says sales are 40 percent ahead of projections prompting the game to boost
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he'll meet with his Republican counterpart Mitch McConnell to discuss whether they can speed things up in the Senate and move on a budget agreement and a defense policy bill more quickly.
Reid said on the Senate floor Friday morning that
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will on Friday get what will likely be his last chance to win his freedom as a three-judge federal panel hears oral arguments in his appeal.
A lawyer for the disgraced Illinois Democrat was to appear
KHQ.COM - A storm system will move out of the area this morning with the chance of lingering snow showers across the eastern mountains. In addition there may be localized area of drizzle or freezing drizzle today and tonight.
Another weak weather disturbance will arrive on Saturday with light snow
By MARK THIESSENAssociated Press
KWETHLUK, Alaska (AP) - Christmas in Alaska came early this week to nearly 300 students attending school in the Yup'ik Eskimo village of Kwethluk.
Thanks to the volunteer program coordinated by the Alaska National Guard, Santa and Mrs. Claus greeted children in
By MIKE BAKERAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Boeing and Puget Sound-area machinists can't even agree on how their latest contract talks came to an end.
Local machinists spokesman Bryan Corliss said Friday that the company withdrew its latest contract offer after union leaders told Boeing Co.
By RONALD POWERS and CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Harry F. Rosenthal, an Associated Press writer who covered America's golden age of space exploration, presidents back to Harry Truman and whatever caught his impish eye in the stuffy halls of power, has died. He was 86.
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile resistance from
By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - When red-suited revelers throng the city's streets and taverns under the banner of SantaCon, some see an outpouring of holiday spirit, not to mention spirits. But to others, it's the blight before Christmas.
After complaints about boorish,
By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The attorney for a naval investigator said his client will plead guilty to bribery charges for accepting pricey vacations and prostitute services in trade for providing information and advice to an Asian defense contractor at the center of a
by Idaho Athletics Media RelationsIt didn’t take long for Austin Rehkow to make his name known in the world of college football.
Today, when the 124th Walter Camp Football Team is announced on ESPN during the Home Depot College Football Awards Show, he will be recognized as the best punter in the
The Elf on the shelf has been a Christmas tradition for quite some time, and this year at KHQ, we had our own Elf show up, ready to work. We asked you what we should call our new friend, and pulling from a long tradition of KHQ broadcasting, we decided to call him George.
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