News Sparks: Two Lucky Winners Split the Powerball Prize; Israel set to Remove Travel Restrictions and more
Israel set to remove travel restrictions allowing countries on the “red” list to enter
After much inconvenience imposed by the travel bans, Israel is finally lifting travel restrictions, permitting travel to and from all countries.
The U.S., Canada, Britain, Turkey, and more countries that were on the so-called “red” list will now be allowed to enter Israel.
A 24-hour quarantine will be required of the vaccinated travelers upon arrival.
Since the omicron variant has significantly spread throughout Israel, the travel restrictions are no longer found to be beneficial.
Two Lucky Winners Split the Powerball Prize
The two winning tickets were sold in California and Wisconsin.
The winners can each claim either $316.3 million in annual payments or $225.1 million in one lump sum - both pre-tax.
Plenty more tickets won smaller prizes in Wednesday’s drawing.
NYC had 2 $1 million winners.
Multiple Stores Broken into by Two Perps in Williamsburg last Night
Brooklyn Bagel, Harvest Fruit Store, and Mini Market Plus are three stores in Williamsburg that were broken into last night.
It was late at night when two perpetrators, dressed in ski masks and gloves managed their way into several stores using crowbars.
They proceeded by stealing money from the register and grabbing items off the shelves.
Shomrim and NYPD are investigating the crimes.