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Past articles by Travis:

No winners for Saturday's $409M Powerball jackpot

While nobody won the jackpot Saturday, two people in Arizona and Florida are taking home $1 million. → Read More

One $2 million Powerball ticket sold Wednesday; Jackpot rises to $400 million

Powerball is celebrating its 30th birthday this week. Wednesday marked the second-largest jackpot of the year. → Read More

Kansas wins national title after record-setting comeback against North Carolina

The North Carolina Tar Heels were up 16 points, but that wasn't enough to stop the Kansas Jayhawks. → Read More

2 hand sanitizers recalled with labels that may be attractive to children

One of the recalled hand sanitizers may have benzene and the other methanol. Both can be potential health hazards. → Read More

Will Smith resigns from the motion picture academy. What is it?

Will Smith resigned Friday from the motion picture academy following his Oscars night slap of Chris Rock. Here's a history of the nearly 100-year-old academy. → Read More

Amazon Prime memberships just got more expensive for existing members

Amazon announced an increase for Prime membership fees last month. Here's how much more subscribers will be paying. → Read More

Check your bathroom again: More of this popular moisturizer is recalled

The recalled Jergens moisturizer may contain a bacteria that can pose a risk to people with weakened immune systems. More lots have been added to the recall. → Read More

Magnetic ball toys recalled because children could swallow them

If swallowed, the magnets could stick together, leading to life-threatening damage to the digestive system. → Read More

Check your bathroom: This popular brand of moisturizer has just been recalled

The recalled moisturizer may contain a bacteria that can pose a risk to people with weakened immune systems. → Read More

Check your pantry: This pancake and waffle mix has been recalled

The pancake and waffle mix was sold in 17 states and could contain fragments of cable used in the processing line. → Read More

Who won March Madness in 2021?

Both the men's and women's Final Fours in 2021 featured nail-biters that went down to the final buzzer. → Read More

What to know about International Women's Day 2022: Theme, history and more

The 2022 theme for International Women's Day might be why you're seeing photos of crossed arms on social media. → Read More

10 terms to know about Russia's invasion of Ukraine

As you follow the ongoing situation in Ukraine, here are some terms that may frequently come up. → Read More

Here's the final medal count of the Beijing Winter Olympics

The women led the way for Team USA, picking up most of the medal haul at the Beijing Winter Olympics. → Read More

Rams receiver Van Jefferson wins Super Bowl then welcomes son

Samaria Jefferson's due date was just days from the Super Bowl. According to The Athletic, she left SoFi Stadium for the hospital after going into labor. → Read More

Oldest member of Team USA finally wins Olympic medal

Nick Baumgartner, 40, and Lindsey Jacobellis won gold in the Winter Olympics debut of mixed team snowboardcross. → Read More

Why do speed skaters wear glasses in the Winter Olympics?

Many sports in the Winter Olympics come with some seriously cool (or weird) gear. While everything has a purpose, some equipment leaves fans with questions. → Read More

Report: Voice actor who gave life to Charlie Brown dies at 65

Peter Robbins was 9 years old when he first voiced Charlie Brown in 1965. → Read More

'Harry Potter' alum to play 'Weird Al' Yankovic in biopic

Yankovic said he expects this is the role the "Harry Potter" star will be remembered for by future generations. → Read More

These 37 Bed Bath & Beyond stores are closing soon

Most of the Bed Bath & Beyond store closures will happen by the end of February. → Read More