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October 23, 2018

Historic $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing set for tonight

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history could be decided tonight. The prize is an estimated $1.6 billion, which a single winner could choose to take as a lump sum of more than $900 million. Are you going to win? Probably not. Your odds are about 1 in 302.5 million...
October 23, 2018

Christie’s auctions 1st piece of art created by artificial intelligence

Timothy A. Clary/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- It took 15,000 paintings and more than eight centuries to produce the Portrait of Edmond Belamy, but the artist's signature is the big reveal: a mathematical algorithm. Conceived by the Paris-based Obvious Collective, the resulting image -- a blurry fa..
October 23, 2018

9-year-old battling cancer gets to be NYPD chief officer for a day

New York Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital(NEW YORK) -- After a grueling two-year cancer battle, an inspiring young patient had her lifelong wish come true to become an honorary chief officer of the New York Police Department. Aniya Ardon, 9, left New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Ch..
October 23, 2018

South Carolina officer dies from wounds suffered in Oct. 3 ambush

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A South Carolina police officer died on Monday, succumbing to injuries she sustained in a deadly standoff earlier this month. Farrah Turner, a Florence County Sheriff’s Office investigator, died after spending nearly three weeks in critical condition, battling to recov..