Winners spanning several states will cash in on a shared $448 million jackpot after. Stephen Colbert "gets lucky" again with another star-studded music video, it's mo' music, mo' problems for Chris Brown.

Welcome to your online trends report for Thursday, August 8, 2013.


Trending on: Google Trends, National Twitter

At least three people in two states have beaten astronomical odds to become the nation's latest Powerball millionaires.

Sue Dooley, senior drawing manager production coordinator for the Multi-State Lottery Association, said late Wednesday night that three tickets matched the winning numbers and will split the lottery's latest massive jackpot: $448 million. [ USA Today ]

Riley Cooper

Trending on: Google Trends

Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper, who returned to practice on Tuesday after a brief stint away from the team, said that he's spoken with each of his teammates individually since a video capturing him using a derogatory racial remark went viral, asking them not to forgive him for his actions, but to judge him by his future. [ ESPN ]

Daft Punk

Trending on: Google Trends

Perhaps the greatest Colbert Report music video of all time — a dance party to Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” featuring Matt Damon, Hugh Laurie, Jeff Bridges, Bryan Cranston, Jimmy Fallon, Henry Kissinger, the Rockettes, Jon Stewart via satellite, the entire production of America’s Got Talent, and more. [ Entertainment Weekly ]

Chris Brown

Trending on: Google Trends

In a pair of tweets Tuesday, R&B singer Chris Brown implied that he may quit the music business.

[ The Washington Post ]

Eid Mubarak

Trending on: National Twitter

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle today sent their warmest greetings to Muslims celebrating Eid al-Fitr around the world, calling it "part of a great tapestry of America's many traditions." [ NDTV ]

Popular Baltimore searches on Google*

  • Art Donovan | Breakout
  • Magaladon | Breakout
  • Peter Capaldi| Breakout
  • Riley Cooper | +600%
  • Powerball | +160%
  • Drake | +70%
  • NFL | +70%
  • Facebook login | +60%
  • Robin Thicke | +50%
  • Towson University | +50%

*Average of the past seven days