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  1. Mega Millions numbers for Jan. 23; tonight's Powerball jackpot at $230 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 |

    ... state, who won $90 million on Nov. 29. As for last night's Mega Millions drawing, no one in the multi-state lottery game matched 5 numbers, which would have paid $1 million. Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. Five balls ...


  2. Police Respond to 911 Call, Man Attacks Walls with HatchetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGWN

    Shortly after midnight on Friday morning, police responded to a 911 call at 604 Shoshoni Street, Stanfield Manor, an apartment complex in northern Cheyenne. The man who called however, refused to let police enter his apartment and barricaded himself in using his refrigerator, a chair, wires and a stick.


  3. Man Pleads 'Not Guilty' of Hitching Post ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGWN

    A New Jersey man has pleaded not guilty to six federal charges related to an arson fire that destroyed a landmark hotel in Cheyenne. Fifty-one-year-old Falgun Dharia, of Flanders, New Jersey, pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges including conspiracy to commit arson and conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud.


  4. Man wins $10million lottery jackpot after purchasing two tickets to break a $100 noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    A man in America scooped the $10million jackpot after purchasing two $20 lottery tickets in order to break a $100 bill for his lunch. Richard Noll said that he struck lucky when he bought two 'Platinum Millions' tickets at Lanzilli Groceria in East Boston in order to break a $100 note that he was attempting to use to purchase lunch at the sandwich store.


  5. St. Pete woman wins $2M on scratch-off ticketRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... 51, of St. Petersburg, claimed the top prize in the $2,000,000 Jackpot Scratch-Off game, according to the Florida Lottery. Tallahasee, Florida -- A woman in St. Petersburg got a tremendous return on her money when she bought a $10 scratch-off ticket ...


  6. Euromillions Results: Winning numbers for Friday January 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This Is Bristol

    TONIGHT'S EuroMillions jackpot was A 11.2 million, after Tuesday's A 24.8 million double-rollover jackpot was won by two tickets from outside the UK. The National Lottery is still trying to track down a EuroMillions winner in Bristol after an unclaimed ticket bought in the city scooped a A 1 million prize.


  7. Letter: Expanding gambling a failed, flawed solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Chronicle

    ... by an additional 19,000 machines operating in nearly 4,700 neighborhood casinos statewide. Internet gambling on the lottery and horse racing (Advanced Deposit Wagering), and privatization of the lottery also were approved under the former governor. ...


  8. Lottery Worker Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAAL-TV Austin

    An Iowa lottery worker has pleaded not guilty to fraud charges following accusations that he illegally played the lottery, won a multimillion-dollar jackpot in 2010 and asked others to help him claim it. KCCI-TV reports 51-year-old Eddie Raymond Tipton, of Norwalk, Iowa, entered the plea Friday.


  9. Man Who Bought Lotto Tickets to Break $100 Bill Wins 10 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A Massachusetts man who bought a pair of lottery tickets at a grocery shop to break a $100 bill for lunch has ended up winning $10 million. Lottery officials announced Thursday that Richard Noll and his wife claimed the prize at lottery headquarters in Braintree this week.


  10. 'Mama blue' feeling blue after losing Super Bowl ticket lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    The diehard Seattle Seahawks fan known to 12s around the world as "Mama Blue" is feeling a little blue after learning she wasn't picked in the lottery for tickets to Super Bowl XLIX. As a result, she may not be in Glendale, Arizona, on Feb. 1 to cheer on her team.


  11. WNCC Students Pull Together to Raise Diabetes AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGWN

    Western Nebraska Community College nursing students help raise diabetes awareness by taking part in the Diabetes Health Fair at Regional West Medical Center on Tuesday, January 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The health fair, hosted by the Regional West Physicians Clinic and the Diabetes Care Center, is open to the public and takes place in Medical Plaza South room 1202. WNCC nursing students play a key role in the fair, featuring interactive booths emphasizing the parts of the body most affected by diabetes including the eyes, feet, nerves, heart, and kidneys.


  12. 419: The world of the Nigerian fraudsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    ... inheritance and before you know it, you are duped! It could also be a text message informing you about winning a lottery you never entered into or using things they think you are familiar with to hoodwink you! Sometimes too, it could be a rich ...


  13. Platell's People: Tale of two grans and a lesson for All familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... help that their children simply can't provide at home. Yet old people's homes today have become something of a lottery. Some provide fantastic care, but others treat residents with indifference at best - and downright cruelty at worst. And who gets ...


  14. Govanhill community project "stymied" without council supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... due to lack of council support, campaigners say. Govanhill Community Baths Trust has appealed to the Heritage Lottery Fund for financial backing to open a 3.8million sport and wellbeing development. However, the funder has knocked back an ...


  15. Man who bought lottery tickets to break $100 bill wins $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Harold Diamond and his wife Carol receive their ceremonial check from Yolanda Vega at the Valero gas station in the Town of Wallkill, N.Y., on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. The 80-year-old retired school principal is the sole winner of the Nov. 4 $326 million Mega Millions jackpot, the biggest prize in New York Lottery history.


  16. Horseshoe Casino seeks more table gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Casino officials are gambling that they can make more money with fewer slot machines and more table games, but that isn't a move they can make on their own. It must be approved by the Maryland State Lottery Commission.


  17. Johnston Couple Wins $1 Million in Powerball DrawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WHO-TV

    A local couple is a million dollars richer and they came very close to winning the Powerball jackpot on New Year's Eve. Friedel bought the ticket and says he realized it was a winner the night of the drawing, after he got home from his job at a company that builds wind towers in Newton.


  18. Tax amnesty program helps N.J. revenue beat Christie projectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    TRENTON - With some help from a year-end tax amnesty program, New Jersey's tax collections in the first half of the fiscal year grew beyond the rate required for the state to stay on budget, according to a treasurer's report released today. Nearly $2.7 billion in lottery, income tax, sales tax and other revenues flowed into state coffers in December, driving collections up 7.2 percent for the first six months of the fiscal year -- higher than the 5.2 percent projected growth rate in the current budget.


  19. VLT parlors may offer electronic blackjack, pokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... said that "skill" games could include "certain types of electronic blackjack, three-card poker and other video lottery games where an element of skill and player interaction may be incorporated into games of chance." Cuomo projected that the state ...


  20. State Budget Hearings ReportRead the original story

    Friday | Southeast Georgia Today

    ... E-Rate program to increase bandwidth to school systems statewide from 3 mbps to 100 mbps. $3 million in additional lottery funds to provide two additional Pre-K teachers' planning days to move from eight to 10 planning days. Nearly $52 million to ...