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4 hrs ago | Missourian

Lottery ticket to support Missouri veterans will be on August ballot

A loss of state funds and a declining number of gamblers paying entrance fees at casinos has left the Missouri Veterans Commission with less flexibility in its spending on veterans cemeteries, group homes and services.


Related Topix: Mexico, MO

8 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

State can split up its lottery pot four ways

So it looks like the county may not allocate to the Jackson County libraries the $800,000 in lottery funds that they would have had prior to approval by voters of the new tax.


Related Topix: Jackson County, OR

12 hrs ago | CBS Local

Powerball, Florida Lottery Rolls Over

Florida Lotto and Powerball players are hoping they'll have better luck this Wednesday to win lots of cash as the jackpots for both games have rolled over.


16 hrs ago | The Courier

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery scam

The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery is warning Arkansans about scammers who are making false representations about individuals winning a lottery prize.


Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government

20 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

The News Tribune is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.


Sat Jul 26, 2014

Click Orlando

Ocala ticket wins $2 million Lucky Money jackpot

A Florida Lottery ticket sold in Ocala matched all four numbers plus the Lucky Ball to win $ 2 million in the new "Lucky Money" game.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Sneads Ferry residents among lottery winners

Two North Carolinians returned to lottery headquarters to claim their second major lottery prizes in a week that generated $19.6 million in prizes to lottery players.

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Related Topix: Sneads Ferry, NC, North Carolina, Roanoke Rapids, NC, Granite Falls, NC

Caroline man wins $100k from lottery A Caroline County man is the...

A Caroline County man is the fifth and final winner of the $100,000 top prize in the Crossword scratcher game from Virginia Lottery.


Related Topix: Caroline County, VA, Virginia Lottery, Gaming, Woodford, VA, Spotsylvania County, VA

Hastings Today

Charity gets boost from Big Lottery Fund

A local charity has received almost half a million pounds from the Big Lottery Fund to support a fantastic three-year project aimed at helping blind and print disabled children access their favourite books.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity

Hillingdon Times

Regulator to probe charity payments

A regulator is investigating the awarding and use of taxpayer-funded grants by the charity set up to lead the Prime Minister's Big Society initiative amid Labour calls for an investigation into political influence.


Related Topix: Life, Charity

A second-chance lottery

New Jersey sisters, from left, Ingrid Jewusiak, Sigrid Endreson and Marie McHenry attend a news conference Thursday after winning a $20 million lottery jackpot.


Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, East Brunswick, NJ

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Lottery sales soar throughout Mass.

Massachusetts state lottery tickets were sold at a record setting pace over the past twelve months.


WAVE-TV Louisville

Prosecutors consider charges after burglar killed

Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her vehicle at gunpoint, drove off but later lost control and plowed into a group of people on a corner near a fruit stand in Philadelphia on Friday, police said.


WSET-TV Lynchburg

Carroll County Woman Wins $1 Million Prize in Virginia Lottery

When Carol Lammey of Woodlawn scratched her Winner Take All ticket from the Virginia Lottery, she thought something didn't look right.


Related Topix: Virginia Lottery, Gaming, Carroll County, VA, Galax, VA

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Big family hit by Sandy to share lottery winnings

U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent - and unusual - request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn't... U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent - and unusual - request: ... (more)


Related Topix: Beachwood, NJ

Ham and High

EuroMillions lottery winner could be a Ham&High reader

Lottery players are being urged to check their tickets after it was discovered a EuroMillions prize worth A 112,104.30 has yet to be claimed from a ticket bought in Barnet.



Lottery announces Coram $3M scratch-off winner, Cash4Life prizes

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Related Topix: Coram, NY, Flanders, NY, Suffolk County, NY, Southampton, NY, Fort Salonga, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Courier News

Ocean County family claims $20M lottery checkOcean County family...

Ocean County family claims $20M lottery check The Endreson family, largely based in Ocean County, holds news conference in Beachwood about their winning ticket.


Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, Beachwood, NJ, Toms River, NJ, Forked River, NJ


Tax credit shortfall costs California TV, movie pr...

A growing number of TV series and film crews have left California in search of tax credits elsewhere, causing $2 billion in revenue losses over the past four years to a state that is home to Hollywood and the U.S. production industry, a report said on Thursday.


Related Topix: Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

WTMA-AM North Charleston

New Jersey Woman to Share $20 Million Lottery Jackpot with 19 Relatives

A New Jersey woman who hit the $20-million Pick-6 jackpot said she plans to share the winnings with 19 relatives.