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November 6, 2018

Iowa Powerball winner claims $343.9 million check

Tim Boyle/Getty Images(DES MOINES, Iowa) -- A single mother was all smiles (and a few tears) recently when she claimed a $343.9 million check for being one of two winners of the $687.8 million Powerball jackpot. "I have been extremely blessed to win this big Powerball," Lerynne West, 51, of Redfield..
November 6, 2018

Utah mayor’s widow: ‘Fitting’ that remains of husband killed in Afghanistan returned to US on Election Day

Facebook/Brent Taylor(NORTH OGDEN, Utah) -- The widow of Maj. Brent Taylor said Tuesday that it was "fitting" that the remains of her slain husband were returned to the United States on Election Day. Taylor, a Utah National Guardsman who was also the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, was slain in an insid..
November 6, 2018

2 former teachers charged in ‘fight club’ incident at St. Louis day care center: Police

Nicole Merseal(ST. LOUIS) -- Authorities in St. Louis have charged two former day care teachers with one count of endangering the welfare of a child after the two women were captured on video surveillance and iPad footage encouraging preschool-age children to fight each other. On the afternoon of De..
November 6, 2018

North Dakota’s Native American tribes scrambling to print new IDs ahead of midterm elections

iStock/Thinkstock(TURTLE MOUNTAIN, N.D.) -- Tribal leaders in North Dakota have scrambled to print at least 3,500 new tribal IDs for Native Americans living on reservations in North Dakota in response to the state’s new voter ID law, the effects of which will be seen across the state for the first t..