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  1. After Christie's privatization, N.J. lottery missing targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Missourian

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie calls on an audience member to ask a question during a town hall meeting March 24 at the Hanover Township Community Center in Whippany, New Jersey. Christie's move to privatize the state's lottery's operations has made the system more inefficient and costly - all while financially benefiting lobbyists and public relations firms close to the governor, The Associated Press has found.

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  2. Mega Millions winning numbers drawn; Ohio Lottery results for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Cleveland.com

    Pick 3 winners receive $500 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-1,000. Pick 4 winners receive $5,000 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-10,000.

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  3. Demitria RomeroRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KGWN

    NAME: Demitria I. Romero AGE : 23 WEIGHT: 154 lbs SEX : FEMALE EYES: BROWN RACE: HISPANIC HAIR: BLACK HEIGHT: 5'05" TWO FELONY WARRANTS: BOND REVOCATION AND FAILURE TO APPEAR; ORIGINAL CHARGES- TWO COUNTS POSSESSION OF FORGED WRITING AND FORGERY DEVICES. Anyone with information about this or any other crime is asked to call "Silent Witness" at 638-TIPS or e-mail tips@crime-stopper.net.

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  4. Democratic schools budget clears Oregon HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... When will the investment occur? If not now, when?" Education consumes about half of the state general fund and lottery, and the money provides the bulk of funding for Oregon school districts. Democrats say increasing funding for K-12 schools would ...

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  5. Groups rally at Alabama Capitol for pre-k fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTVM

    ... and a $13 million increase in funding for the state's First Class Pre-K program. Right now the state is using a lottery to determine who is admitted into the program. Alabama's pre-k is ranked nationally but less than 20 percent of students have ...

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  6. Skier Dies in Jackson HoleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KGWN

    Ski patrollers at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort saw Oatey collapse shortly before 8:30 a.m. Saturday during the first leg of the Pole Pedal Paddle event. Resort spokeswoman Anna Cole says Oatey had no pulse.

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  7. Lincolnway and Logan Intersection to Be Cut Down to One LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KGWN

    More construction is about to begin on Logan Avenue. Beginning tomorrow, the intersection of Logan and Lincolnway will be cut down to only one lane of traffic each way.

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  8. Construction Costs RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KGWN

    New announcements out of Laramie mean bad news for sports fans, the second phase of the double a are being put on hold, indefinitely. And that trend seems to be happening in Cheyenne as well.

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  9. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:

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  10. Brunswick County School Board considers multi-million dollar referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... bond as early as November, 2016 due to state law. She says the county gets about $800 a year from the North Carolina Lottery. This is far from what is needed for the district's capital needs. Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are ...

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  11. New Jersey Lottery Falls Short Of Targets After Chris Christie Privatizes ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    When Chris Christie privatized the management of New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games. Instead, a lottery once ranked among the nation's top performers is now lagging for the second straight year, trailing its state income targets by $64 million seven months into the current fiscal year.

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  12. Trial Set for Inmate who Tried to Have Parents KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KGWN

    A Wyoming State Penitentiary inmate accused of trying to hire someone to kill his parents so he could collect their life insurance money and inherit their house is scheduled to go to trial May 18. The Casper Star-Tribune reports Andrew Silicani pleaded not guilty last week to four counts of murder for hire.

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  13. Will earmarks for taxpayers improve enthusiasm and compliance?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hot Air

    Earmarks in Congress prompted a grassroots movement to stamp them out called Porkbusters, one that scored a surprising but incomplete success , and produced a few unintended consequences . Still, as taxpayer revolts go, it served as a remarkable repudiation of pork-barrel politics and the corruption it both produces and sustains.

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  14. House vote moves school funding plan closer to approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... the budget's floor manager. The state school fund is the largest single item in the tax-supported general fund and lottery proceeds, which are the most flexible sources for lawmakers. That combined amount for the budget is about $18.5 billion. The ...

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  15. Loan recipients on 'strike' meet with federal officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Sarah Dieffenbacher, poses for a picture in Washington, Monday, March 30, 2015. Former and current college students calling themselves the "Corinthian 100" say they are on a debt strike and refuse to pay back their stude... When Chris Christie privatized the management of New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games.

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  16. Pooler man wins $500k on scratch off ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... them down." Andrews unknowingly had the ticket for two weeks before claiming his prize on March 27 at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Savannah. "I was at my lunch break at work when I scratched it," Andrews said. Gate Store #209, 418 E. ...

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  17. Dan DeLuca to Star in NEWSIES at the National Theatre This JuneRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at the National Theatre box office, online at thenationaldc.com , or by calling (800) 514-3849. A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of best available seats at $25 each - cash only - will be held at the theater two hours before each ...

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  18. WyoTech Students Strike Over DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KGWN

    Former and current college students calling themselves the "Corinthian 100" say they are on a debt strike and refuse to pay back their student loans. The name comes from Corinthian Colleges Inc., which operated the for-profit WyoTech school, Everest College and Heald College before agreeing last summer to sell or close its 100-plus campuses.

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  19. Gas up and scratch off: New places to buy lottery tickets may be coming to Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Officials at the Pennsylvania Lottery are exploring an idea being tested in other states that allow lottery ticket sales to be sold at the gas pump, as one idea for increasing ticket sales to help grow the profits that pay for senior citizen programs. Imagine being able to buy lottery tickets at the pump while gassing up the car.

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  20. Ky. Lottery sales up but below expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... that the act does not grant businesses the right to deny services to anyone. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky Lottery sales are up, but below budget. Overall sales were $587 million from July 2014 through February 2015. That's a $20 million ...

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