DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” Superstition didn't deter players hoping that Friday the 13th would bring them good luck in the recently revamped Mega Millions game, as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to boost the jackpot from $400 million to $425 million.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” A novel way to speed the testing of cancer drugs and quickly separate winners from duds has yielded its first big result: an experimental medicine that shows promise against a hard-to-treat form of breast cancer.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” Freshly greased plantain leaves, a kitchen splattered with corn meal, and festive music accompanied by generous amounts of alcohol all make up one of Venezuela's most-enduring Christmas traditions: the gathering of family to prepare a corn dough tamale known as the hallaca.
Butte College hopes to take home the State Junior College Football Championship.
Parts of the Sacramento River Trail now have surveillance cameras.
Red Bluff Police said they found a gun and drugs during a search of the vehicle.
After hours of public comment, the planning commission passed a revision of the marijuana ordinance in Shasta County.
Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey returned to practice Friday following his trip to Massachusetts to talk to investigators about the Aaron Hernandez case.
Doctors have recommended to New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul that, due to his shoulder injury, he not play again this season, a source said.
Aaron Rodgers will miss his sixth straight game Sunday when the Green Bay Packers visit the Dallas Cowboys.
Investigators say the stabbing of at least three people in a parking lot at the Denver Broncos' stadium after Thursday night's game stemmed from a fight over a near fender bender.