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  1. The Arts Council's culture of secrecy puts government departments to shameRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Spectator

    Arts Council England receives A 349 million a year direct from the taxpayer. Added to its income from the national Lottery it will have received nearly A 3 billion over the five years of this Parliament.

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  2. Teen Wins $4 Million Lottery Prize From Scratch-Off Tickets She Received As A Birthday GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Switched

    Deisi Ocampo of Chicago received a gift from her father when she turned 19 earlier this month, just as many people do on their special day. But the present -- two Illinois Lottery scratch-off tickets -- ended up being very special as the teen won a $4 million prize.

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  3. MIne Mechanic Wins Wrongful Termination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    A mine mechanic who was fired from Solvay Chemicals Inc. in August 2008 has won an $865,000 judgment in a civil lawsuit in which he alleged the company used an alleged safety violation as an excuse to fire him because mangers and co-workers were frustrated with the amount of work time he missed due to pain caused by a 1994 neck injury. A District Court judge initially granted summary judgment in favor of Solvay and Smothers appealed.

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  4. Haunted Warren Air Force Base: Ring Around the RosieRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    As the oldest continuously active U.S. Air Force military installation, it's no wonder Francis E. Warren Air Force Base is one of the most haunted military bases in the nation. Rumor has it that residents keep a log of unnatural incidents, like early morning phantom maneuvers on the parade grounds.

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  5. Veterans Have Free Sccess to National Forests on Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    The U.S. Forest Service is waiving fees at most of its day-use recreation sites from Nov. 8 through Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell says he hopes the time will allow veterans and other visitors to find national forests and grasslands as a place where they can take time out for themselves.

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  6. Explanation of the Fifth-Penny Sales TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    On the 2014 General Election Ballot voters of the option of voting for or against the Fifth-Penny Sales Tax. ""Shall the Laramie County Commissioners be authorized to renew a one percent sales and use tax within the county as authorized by state statute W.S. 39-15-204; The revenue to be used as general revenue?" The tax has been around since 1978 and renewed every year.

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  7. Six things that Americans spend more on than the 2014 midterm electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    ... on frivolities. U.S. consumers in 43 states and the District of Columbia spent an impressive $69 billion in 2012 on lottery tickets, according to data collected by the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries . The U.S. porn ...

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  8. Ballot measuresRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    There are five Indian casinos. The Kansas Lottery had almost $250 million in sales last year.

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  9. California lottery retailers investigated for massive prize claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lottery Post

    It's one of the winningest lottery stores in the Bay Area: Dolce Espresso in San Jose has reported 212 winning tickets worth $600 or more in the past decade. The luckiest winner is owner Minh Nguyen.

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  10. Tonight's $284 million Mega Millions jackpot part of $451 million in jackpots available...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    The trick for Ohio Lottery players in October has been trying to match all the winning numbers in the lottery's four biggest drawings. Only six jackpots have been won this month - all in the daily Rolling Cash 5 game, which hasn't had a jackpot winner since four players did it Oct. 20. Therefore, the treat is tantalizing top prizes in each of the four games this weekend.

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  11. How I Got Started in FinanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... I knew anything about investment banking, even though I had never considered any other career. I felt like I won the lottery when I got an internship at an investment bank in Los Angeles during my junior year. The thrill lasted about an hour into my ...

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  12. Lotto tickets worth $1.2M, $225K sold in Allegheny Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WPXI

    ... to claim prizes. The holder of any jackpot-winning ticket should immediately sign the back of the ticket, call the Lottery at 717-702-8146 and file a claim at any of Lottery's seven area offices or at Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin ...

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  13. 2 Fantasy 5 players win $98,738.41 jackpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Two "Fantasy 5" game players have selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot of $98,738.41 each. The Florida Lottery said Friday the winning tickets were purchased in Bonita Springs and Gainesville.

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  14. Celebrating lottery numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Argus

    Sir Lance A Lottery with staff of the hospice and Beryl Biggs who has played their lottery from the start Sir Lance A Lottery joined the charity's staff to celebrate along with player Beryl Briggs, who has played since it started in 2000. Sheila Green, the lottery's manager, thanked everyone who had played and supported the game, adding: "It is a very important source of income for the Martlets."

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    4 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... rsday and Saturday is 1-in-5,245,786. On Nov. 29, 2010, the 6/55 Grand Lotto yielded the Philippines' biggest online lottery jackpot, P741.17 million won by a 60-year-old Filipino working in the United States. (JC Bello Ruiz)

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  16. Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $440 million on Halloween weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Tonight's $284 million Mega Millions jackpot -- the second largest jackpot of the year -- would be one heck of a treat, if you're lucky enough to win. Jeff Holyfield of the Michigan Lottery said Powerball also has been a "lucrative game for Michigan Lottery players in 2014."

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  17. Art World Abstracts: What Really Happened at the World Wide Art Fair, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    ... In The Air ] Creative Scotland, a public arts organization that distributes funding from the government and National Lottery, will give out A 100 million for this year's regular funding program. Of the 119 groups to receive support, outlets like ...

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  18. Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $284M for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    ... JOKE IS ON YOU, RHONDA! Reporter: BYE! MARK BOYLE, I TELL YOU WHAT. I'D PROBABLY FINISH OUT MY Nobody held a winning lottery ticket during Tuesday's drawing, so the jackpot has climbed to a whopping $284 million. Taking the cash buyout will net the ...

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  19. Mulit-million pound Finsbury Leisure Centre development moves ahead...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Islington Gazette

    ... use of the surrounding area. "The new GP surgery is essential - we only have one in Bunhill and at the moment it's a lottery whether you get to see your doctor because they are so stretched. "And we will ensure there is the same number of football ...

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  20. Mega Millions jackpot up to $284M; Powerball worth $159MRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... will be the largest since winners in Florida and Maryland split $400 million in the March 18 drawing, a review of lottery data indicates. The odds of a single, $1 ticket matching five numbers and the Mega Ball is 258,890,850 to 1. More than 20,000 ...

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