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Outshined by massive jackpots since Powerball doubled the cost of its tickets last year, Mega Millions enacted big changes to inflate its jackpots and lure customers who only play when the pots get huge, and the revamp appears to be working.
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Missouri Sens. Claire McCaskill and Roy Blunt are taking different approaches to buying health care policies through new online marketplaces.
Secretary of State Connie Lawson announced today that Indiana has received $36,870 as part of a multi-state settlement Toronto-based RBC Capital Markets agreed to pay after an investigation revealed misconduct.
The federal complaint filed Thursday against U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander's former chief of staff Ryan Loskarn outlines years of the ousted aide's child pornography consumption and his brazen attempt to hide it from investigators Wednesday.
U.S. transportation officials Thursday shut down 52 bus companies and 340 vehicles as part of as an eight-month effort targeting unsafe motor coach companies, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
Thursday afternoon, the Australian High Court issued a ruling overturning the marriage equality law passed by the Australian Capital Territory , a federally run city similar to the U.S.'s District of Columbia.
Officials from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia are scheduled to gather in Washington at the U.S. National Arboretum Visitor Center to discuss future restoration and conservation efforts.
In little more than two weeks, 1.3 million Americans who have been without work long term will likely see their unemployment benefits stop.
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids looked at how the 50 states and District of Columbia have spent $116 billion in money so far from a landmark lawsuit against big tobacco companies in 1998.
This May 1, 2013 file photo shows Federal Housing Finance Authority Director nominee Rep. Mel Watt, D-N.C., listening as President Barack Obama announces Watt's nomination for the, in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington.
Vermont has reclaimed its title as the top state in the country for the production of Peace Corps volunteers.
The number of people seeking health insurance under Obamacare more than doubled in November to around 250,000, according to a government report on Wednesday, showing the landmark healthcare law is still far from its goal of extending coverage to millions of uninsured Americans.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' shadow appeared behind the lectern as she about the implementation of the federal health law in Detroit in November.
"My team and I tested the banks' compliance with the National Mortgage Settlement's original 29 metrics for the first half of this year," said Joseph Smith, monitor of the organization, in a December 4 oversight update .
District of Columbia residents who were unable to walk in the snow and rain to the South African Embassy to sign the Book of Condolence to pay honor and respect to Nelson Mandela still have an opportunity to be part of history on Wednesday December 11, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mayor Vincent Gray invites District residents to sign the official ... (more)
Abortions are on the decline in the United States, though numbers remain shockingly high in New York City, according to a CDC report released over Thanksgiving.