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  • It is so much money that if you had it all in $100 bills, you could make a stack about as high as the World Trade Center in New York city, the lottery's website said. "Mega Millions has already entered historic territory, but it's truly astounding to think that now the jackpot has reached an all-time world record," Gordon Medenica, lead director of the Mega Millions Group,...

  • "Mega Millions has already entered historic territory, but it's truly astounding to think that now the jackpot has reached an all-time world record," Gordon Medenica, lead director of the Mega Millions Group, said in a statement. If a player hits all six numbers to win the jackpot, they can opt for an immediate cash payment of $904 million or receive the $1.6 billion...

  • Oct 20- At least $1.6 billion, the largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history, will be up for grabs during the next Mega Millions draw after no winning tickets were sold for Friday night's draw, the lottery said on Saturday. If a player hits all six numbers to win the jackpot, they can opt for an immediate cash payment of $904 million or receive the $1.6 billion prize over 29...

  • The winner can opt for an immediate cash payment of $565.6 million or receive the $1 billion prize over 29 years. That is taller than any skyscraper in the United States including New York City's 1 World Trade Center, which reaches 1,792 feet at its tip. If more than one winner is picked, the jackpot would be divided proportionately, as happened when the previous...

  • The winner can opt for an immediate cash payment of $565.6 million or receive the $1 billion prize over 29 years. That is taller than any skyscraper in the United States including New York City's 1 World Trade Center, which reaches 1,792 feet at its tip. And with the winnings they could buy the entire content of a department store and still have enough money left...

  • An Eli Lilly & Co. logo is seen on the cap of a pill bottle in this arranged photograph at a pharmacy in Princeton, Illinois.

    Express Scripts will cover new migraine drugs from Eli Lilly and Amgen, but is excluding a rival medication made by Teva Pharmaceutical.

  • Mega Millions ticket

    The fourth-largest lottery prize in U.S. history will be on the line as numbers are drawn for the Mega Millions game's $654 million jackpot.

  • Oct 11- U.S. crude oil stockpiles rose last week for the third consecutive weekly build as refineries continued to reduce output for seasonal maintenance, while gasoline inventories grew unexpectedly, the Energy Information Administration said on Thursday. U.S. crude futures dropped 2.5 percent to $71.26 a barrel, while Brent crude was off 2.7 percent to...

  • President Donald Trump speaks during a 'Make America Great Again' rally at Landers Center in Southaven, Mississippi, on October 2, 2018. 

    Trump started a swing through key midterm states Thursday in Minnesota, which he will follow with rallies in Kansas on Saturday and Iowa on Tuesday.

  • WASHINGTON D.C.- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell participates in discussion before event, The Atlantic Festival in Partnership with the Aspen Institute- 2000 GMT. CHARLESTON, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Thomas Barkin speaks on "The Outlook for Tomorrow: Five Numbers to Watch" before the West Virginia Economic Outlook...

  • *Trump due to speak at 11 a.m. EDT. President Donald Trump on Monday took credit for salvaging a trilateral free trade accord with Canada and Mexico, marking it as a victory in his campaign to reshape global commerce as financial markets breathed a sigh of relief. The new United States- Mexico-Canada Agreement is aimed at bringing more jobs into the United States,...

  • LONDON Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro: Chairing session at Rebuilding Macroeconomics Annual Conference on Bringing Psychology and Social Sciences into Macroeconomics, London 1450 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in panel on "Economic Development" before the...

  • LONDON Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro: Chairing session at Rebuilding Macroeconomics Annual Conference on Bringing Psychology and Social Sciences into Macroeconomics, London 1450 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in panel on "Economic Development" before the...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Executive Director, Financial Stability Strategy and Risk, Alex Brazier, gives speech at Conference on Non-bank Financial Institutions and Financial Stability', Bank of England- 0800 GMT. LONDON Bank of England Deputy Governor, Markets and Banking Dave Ramsden gives speech at Society of Professional Economists Annual Conference,...

  • LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief economist Peter Praet at an event organized by InTouch Capital Markets in London 1330 GMT. LONDON- Member of the Prudential Regulation...

  • View of Baltimore's Inner Harbor from Federal Hill Park.

    One New England city offers nearly $80,000 worth of incentives.

  • That compares with an average of $2.25/ mmBtu so far this year, $2.71 in 2017 and a five-year average of $3.11. Traders said Waha's price drop was triggered by a pair of force majeures in Kinder Morgan Inc's Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America system that are expected to restrict gas flows from West Texas to the Midwest. A line strike on NGPLs Amarillo line, a...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 17- While U.S. states' financial health has strengthened in 2018 compared with last year, fewer than half have enough financial reserves to weather the first year of a moderate recession, according to an S&P Global Ratings report on Monday. Only 20 states have the reserves needed to operate for the first year of an economic downturn without having to...

  • The snarl in Renton, fueled by shortages of engines and fuselages as Boeing sped production to record levels in June, is likely to hurt third-quarter results and threatens to hinder its efforts to boost build rates again in 2019, some analysts said after meetings in the Seattle area last week. Boeing largely attributes the logjam to shortages of fuselages from...

  • Deliveries at the world's biggest planemaker have been delayed as unfinished aircraft pile up at its Renton, Washington plant as a result of production bottlenecks at its suppliers. The snarl at its plant in Renton, Washington, triggered by shortages of engines and fuselages as Boeing sped production to record levels in June, is likely to hurt third-quarter...