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  1. Rip-Off Alert: Lottery scam traps Alabama residentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The pitch is seductive. You've won big money in a lottery and all you have to do is pay a small amount to get the winnings.

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  2. Couple kept $50M lotto win a secret for 7 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... at their word. For seven months, the Edmonton couple hid the fact that they were the winners of the second-largest lottery prize ever awarded in Alberta. On Tuesday, they finally came forward with the news that they held the ticket worth $50 ...

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  3. US cracks down on Caribbean drug trafficking ringRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | FOX23

    ... in custody. The U.S. Attorney's Office said some of the suspects also laundered $1.2 million through Puerto Rico's lottery system with help from a person who would offer them winning lottery tickets before they were claimed. Officials said some ...

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  4. Former BCLC chief yet to return disputed payoutRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Canada.com

    Former B.C. Lottery Corp. CEO Michael Graydon has not repaid his disputed salary at a deadline requested by the provincial government.

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  5. Ocoee woman wins $3 million on scratch-offRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ALL NEW AT 5:00, A WOMAN IS AN INSTANT MILLIONAIRE AFTER PLAYING A SCRATCH-UP A LOTTERY GAME THE WOMAN PICKED UP THE $3 MILLION TICKET AT THE PUBLIX IN WINDEMERE.

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  6. Phone Scams Drive Virginia Lottery CampaignRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    It's a regular lottery marketing campaign: you can't play if you don't win. But the Virginia Lottery is hopeful commonwealth residents consider it a warning due to the rise in phone scams.

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  7. On Your Side: Tips for avoiding foreign lottery scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC12

    The Virginia Lottery is rolling out an ad campaign called Play Smart to alert peopleespecially seniors - about lottery-related scams.

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  8. Garry T. McGivney remembered as humble, giving millionaireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Watertown Daily Times

    The $20.2 million lump-sum lottery payment he won in 2005 didn't change the person he was, according to the Rev.

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  9. Edmonton couple kept $50M lotto win secret for 7 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... seven months, $50 million has sat, won but unclaimed. Now, an Edmonton couple has finally come forward to claim the lottery prize -- although they say they've known the whole time that they were holding the winning ticket. "We had to maintain a ...

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  10. Edmonton couple wins $50M lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... ended her life shortly after it began. The Edmonton couple won the $50 million LOTTO MAX, the city's largest ever lottery draw way back in December, but lived life normally while waiting until now to break the news. They don't plan on changing that. ...

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  11. Former Prosecutor Tried to Hire Hit Man: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... hit was on attorney Chris Cooke, who successfully sued Gomery for fraud in a lawsuit brought by a $57 million lottery winner. The man Gomery is accused of trying to hire for $20,000 to carry out the hit, Dale Fisher, went to police, investigators ...

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  12. Items: Ken Jeong Plays Himself on MTV, James Garner Tribute and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TVLine

    ... 19 - with a 24-hour movie marathon on July 28. The complete lineup of films can be found here . * Lifetime's The Lottery on Sunday night drew 1.1 million total viewers - or a little more than half of what the cabler's Witches of East End and Devious ...

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  13. Mudiay has $1.2 million deal in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channel3000

    ... Tigers in the China Basketball Association. Yahoo Sports first reported that the 6-foot-5 guard projected as a 2015 lottery pick, a Congo native, was considering the China Basketball Association. Former Texas guard Royal Ivey played for the Southern ...

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  14. How A Good Education Can Actually Improve Poor Students' HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... study followed 1,000 students in grades 10 through 12 who applied to Los Angeles' three best charter schools via a lottery system between 2007 and 2010. Data collected from online questionnaires found that the pool of students attending the charter ...

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  15. NY Tracks Awarded Extended VLT HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    New York racetrack gaming facilities, most of which have been facing slumping financial numbers this year, will be able to stay open later into the early morning and be authorized to offer more free play as a way to increase video lottery terminal revenue.

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  16. Mudiay signs $1.2 million contract in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... for a one-year deal worth $1.2 million, ESPN.com and CBSSports.com reported. Last week Mudiay, a projected lottery pick in the 2015 NBA draft, announced he'd be pursuing professional opportunities instead of attending SMU . "This is not an academic ...

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  17. Former SMU basketball signee Emmanuel Mudiay signs $1.2 million deal to play in China, per reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... r the school is in the process of being revoked for both the Dallas and Fort Worth campuses . Mudiay was slated as a lottery pick for the 2015 NBA Draft.

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  18. Palm Coast man wins $1M lottery prize Palm Coast a " Matthew Schubert,...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Matthew Schubert, 49, of Palm Coast claimed a $1 million prize after purchasing a winning scratch-off ticket at a local Publix store, the Florida Lottery announced this week.

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  19. Del Harris: Emmanuel Mudiay is joining China's best, but watch that contractRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... for the 2004 Olympics, said the quality of play will be good for Mudiay, who many experts believe will be a high lottery pick in the 2015 NBA draft. "It's traditionally the best team over there," Harris said. "Their last couple of coaches played for ...

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  20. List of top ten Alberta lottery wins in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The lucky winner of the $50 million LOTTO MAX draw on December 20, 2013 will be announced this afternoon at 2 p.m. This is the largest lottery win in Edmonton's history and the second largest in Alberta.

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