Powerball jackpot increases to $1.4B

The prize was already the world’s largest before lottery officials increased it Monday and the jackpot could grow even more before Wednesday’s drawing if ticket sales remain intense.

Supreme Court case could weaken government workers unions

Unions fear the potential loss of tens of millions of dollars in fees could reduce their power to bargain for higher wages and benefits for teachers, firefighters, sanitation workers and other government employees.

Tax error complicates financial help for some with Obamacare

About 1.4 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s law failed to properly account for it on their tax returns last year, putting their subsidies at risk if they want to keep coverage.