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  1. Powerball winner Gary Baron confronted by syndicate membersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Former courier and now multi-millionaire Gary Baron admitted that he was the mystery winner of a $16.6 million Powerball draw when confronted by angry members of a lottery syndicate on Sunday afternoon. Mr Baron told his former co-workers that he had won a stake in the $50 million jackpot with a separate ticket to the one he purchased on behalf of the syndicate.


  2. The profitable and problematic Thai lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    ... in the termite hill. They believed such bizarre sight must mean something, and if they looked hard enough winning lottery numbers might be revealed to them. After rounds of interpretation, these lotto lovers decided that "10" would win the two-digit ...


  3. Despite Overcrowding in Houses, Most Students Elected To RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Harvard Crimson

    ... the late 1960's adjusted their lifestyles and education plans to avoid the Selective Service, or wartime draft lottery, that was overwhelmingly unpopular among the generation. The draft placed preference on younger, non-married males who were not ...


  4. Lotto outlet's back-to-back millionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Owner Len Hendricks, who has owned the outlet for the last 25 years, said it's always been a lucky outlet. "We usually sell a big winner every two years, but we've never had two within a week so this is certainly creating a lot excitement amongst our customers," he said.


  5. Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:


  6. The $16 million question: Did one man run off with his syndicate's Lotto jackpot?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... they won A$16.6 million but that Baron ran off with the stash, according to The Age. The Herald Sun reported the lottery owner Tatts Group has been summonsed to the Supreme Court in Victoria on May 28 by 14 members of the group, who want to know the ...


  7. Tu dors Nicole Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... quizzical face as does Kristen Wiig in Shira Piven's "Welcome to Me," about a young woman who wins millions in a lottery and is allowed to follow her dream of creating her own TV show. But Nicole has no such prospects: in fact she could not even ...


  8. Workmates lay claim to Powerball windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Ask any lottery winner and they will tell you it is easy to lose friends after they find out about your multi-million dollar windfall. His workmates believe he has pocketed their lottery winnings for himself before quitting his job and splashing out on luxury cars and houses.


  9. Government boost for IT companyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Mercury

    THE State Government will give a major national IT company $1.7 million to maintain and expand its Hobart operation in a move set to create 50 new full-time jobs. Premier Will Hodgman said the State Government would provide funding to keep UXC in Tasmania and to allow it to open a large customer support centre.


  10. Lotto luck strikes twice in BallajuraRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Gunman Man Monis threatened women with black magic curses if they did not have sex with him and was too 'weird' to join a bikie gang, the Sydney Siege inquest has been told. WATCH THE HEARING LIVE A CHURCH youth leader and sex offender says he does not blame his teenage victim for his crimes - but wants her "relationships" with other men considered in his sentencing.


  11. Michelle Malkin: Entrepreneurs Are Not "Lottery Winners." For ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    For radical progressives, life is a Powerball drawing. Success is random. Economic achievement is something to be rectified and redistributed to assuage guilt.


  12. Powerball syndicate believe co-worker kept $16.6m jackpot to himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Members of a Victorian Powerball syndicate are taking Tattersalls Sweeps to court, alleging a former colleague kept a $16.6 million lottery win to himself. The members want the Victorian Supreme Court to order Tatts to provide the name of the winner of Powerball jackpot draw 961 in October last year, who they believe to be their colleague, and how the ticket was bought.


  13. Rare albino sparrow photographed in VicRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... the Budget. But there are real fears it may do more harm than good. IT'S the bird-watching equivalent of winning the lottery - and it has ornithologists all aflutter in Melbourne's west. AN albino sparrow has been photographed in Sanctuary Lakes, ...


  14. Burn to close Freycinet tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Mercury

    The track to Wineglass Bay Lookout will be closed at times over the next two days because of a controlled burn in the area. THREE popular walking tracks in the Freycinet National Park will be closed over the next two days as the Parks and Wildlife Service undertakes a controlled burnoff in the area.


  15. Claim rally driver had alcohol in systemRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Mercury

    A RALLY driver killed when his Porsche slammed into a tree at close to 200km/h had alcohol in his system, a coronial inquest has been told. John Ernest Mansell, 71, from Newcastle in NSW, died on April 17, 2013, just 5km into the first stage of Targa Tasmania, counsel assisting David Barclay told the first day of an inquest in Launceston today.


  16. Syndicate court action over Powerball winRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    A VICTORIAN man has been accused of running off with millions of dollars won in a lottery syndicate that he played with 14 former co-workers. THE group of Geelong workers is seeking the name of a Powerball winner they suspect is a colleague who was a member of their work lottery syndicate.


  17. Siege inquest: Monis 'feared execution'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Mercury

    THE inquest into the deadly Sydney siege has begun by delving into the background of gunman Man Haron Monis in a bid to discover if he was a terrorist inspired by death cult Islamic State or simply a "deranged individual" seeking revenge over a personal grievance. In his opening address, Jeremy Gormly SC, counsel assisting the Coroner, said Monis was a "complex and secretive" character about his own life, despite being very public in his views.


  18. Eurovision winner 'not homophobic'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... the hi-tech performance (and cheap but effective shirt) he'd recycle for Eurovision. But despite winning the genetic lottery - and a few reality TV shows - Zelmerlow dug himself a major hole on a Swedish reality TV show last year. The program puts ...


  19. Memorial Day ReflectionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KGWN

    Memorial Day is an opportunity for everyone in the community to just slow down and reflect. "There are veterans who have lost their lives, people who have sacrificed for this country and aren't coming home at night.


  20. Derek Rielly: Europe looks to Abbott for solution to boat arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... all around the world." Let me say something here. I believe in humanity. I believe my good fortune is due to the lottery of life. I believe man should help his fellow man. And when Labor so gloriously swept into power in 2007 I wept, actually wept, ...