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Struck by lightning Its more likely to get struck by lightning than get the winning Powerball numbers. The odds of getting hit by lightning are 1 in 134,906. (AP Photodpa,Daniel Bockwoldt)
Struck by lightning
It's more likely to get struck by lightning than get the winning Powerball numbers. The odds of getting hit by lightning are 1 in 134,906. (AP Photo/dpa,Daniel Bockwoldt)
Look both ways before you cross the street because the odds of dying as a pedestrian 1 in 701. (Getty Images, Richard T. Nowitz)
Look both ways before you cross the street because the odds of dying as a pedestrian: 1 in 701. (Getty Images, Richard T. Nowitz)
Aiming to be the commander-in-chief some day The odds of becoming a U.S. president are 1 in 10 million. (AP PhotoRoss D. Franklin)
Aiming to be the commander-in-chief some day? The odds of becoming a U.S. president are 1 in 10 million. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The odds of being drafted to play in the NBA after college if youre a high school senior basketball player are 1 in 6,864,000, which is still more likely than winning the Powerball jackpot. (Photo by Marc SerotaGetty Images)
The odds of being drafted to play in the NBA after college if you're a high school senior basketball player are 1 in 6,864,000, which is still more likely than winning the Powerball jackpot. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)
The odds of dying in air and space transport incidents 1 in 7,178. (Photo by Bruce BennettGetty Images)
The odds of dying in air and space transport incidents: 1 in 7,178. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Want a life of glitz and glam Not so fast. The odds of being a movie star are 1 in 1,505,000. (Photo by Frazer HarrisonGetty Images)
Want a life of glitz and glam? Not so fast. The odds of being a movie star are 1 in 1,505,000. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Polydactyly is a condition where a person has more than five fingers per hand or five toes per foot. The odds 1 in 500. (WTOP File)
Polydactyly is a condition where a person has more than five fingers per hand or five toes per foot. The odds? 1 in 500. (WTOP File)
Fancy yourself a good golfer Well, the odds an amateur golfer will make a hole in one on a par 3 hole are 1 in 12,500. (Photo by Andrew RedingtonGetty Images)
Fancy yourself a good golfer? Well, the odds an amateur golfer will make a hole in one on a par 3 hole are 1 in 12,500. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Keep an eye on the water because the odds of being attacked by a shark are 1 in 11.5 million. (AP PhotoDiscovery Channel, Jeff Kurr)
Keep an eye on the water because the odds of being attacked by a shark are 1 in 11.5 million. (AP Photo/Discovery Channel, Jeff Kurr)
While the odds of winning the jackpot may not seem promising, theres still hope The odds of winning at least some Powerball prize money are 1 in 31.85. (AP PhotoBen Margot)
While the odds of winning the jackpot may not seem promising, there's still hope! The odds of winning at least some Powerball prize money are 1 in 31.85. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
St. Patrick's Day Snow 2014

St. Patrick's Day Snow 2014

Snow fell just days before the official start in spring across the area.
Animals in the News

Animals in the News

People aren't the only ones in the news.
2014 MTV Movie Awards

2014 MTV Movie Awards

The films and personalities honored at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards.
The Skeletons of Sochi

The Skeletons of Sochi

Here is a look at some of the better looking skeleton helmets in Sochi.
Click on the image above to see it at its original size.

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