Another nor’easter is about to pummel New England:
New England braced Tuesday for its third nor’easter in less than two weeks, which threatens to hit the region with as much as 2 feet of snow.
Powerball winner can stay anonymous, judge rules:
A Powerball winner is allowed to stay anonymous while collecting her $560 million jackpot, a New Hampshire judge ruled on Monday.
The winner sued the New Hampshire Lottery last month under the name of Jane Doe, in a bid to collect the winnings through a trust to protect her anonymity.
The lawsuit challenges the New Hampshire Lottery’s rule that she must identify herself in order to collect her money. A judge in the New Hampshire Superior Court ruled in her favor, according to her lawyer, William Shaheen.
US starts to prep for North Korea summit even as Pyongyang remains silent:
Administration officials are scrambling to turn President Donald Trump’s surprise decision to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un into a reality, preparing for an unprecedented, high stakes summit with little time, an understaffed State Department and a mercurial President who may not stick to his script when the time comes.
Serena Williams Loses to Sister Venus in Straight Sets at Indian Wells 2018:
Venus Williams cut her sister’s comeback attempt short with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Serena Williams Monday. It’s the first win for the older sibling in this rivalry since 2014 and the first straight-set victory since 2008.
The BNP Paribas Open is Serena’s first singles WTA event since her pregnancy, and while she was able to win her first two matches in the tournament, her competition was apparently too strong in the third round.
Although the 37-year-old Venus had been quiet to start the 2018 season, the No. 8 seed looks like a top contender to win this week at Indian Wells Tennis Garden in California.
Bruno Mars is accused of cultural appropriation, black celebrities come to his defense:
Bruno Mars found himself caught in a heated debate about cultural appropriation over the weekend after an activist accused the “24K Magic” star of being a culture vulture profiting off of traditionally black music.
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