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  1. New Mass. lottery ticket is big successRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... but it seems like many are willing to trade in the high price tag for a chance to win big. The Massachusetts Lottery's most expensive scratch-off ticket is drawing millions, not just in ticket sales, but also in revenue for the state. The "World ...

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  2. Life After Ice Buckets: ALS Group Faces $94 Million ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... people will say, 'Where did that money go and what's the social return on that investment?' "It's sort of like the lottery winner that receives a lot of money and four years later is looking in the mirror saying, 'What did I do with all that money? ...

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  3. California would triple tax breaks for film produc...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... from about $100 million. If passed and signed by the governor as expected, the tax credits will be awarded through a lottery system, with preference given to companies that create the most jobs and do the most to help the state's economy, Brown's ...

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  4. How Gov. Jerry Brown Was Convinced to Spend $1.65 Billion on Film/TV IncentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... penalties on independents so they can't be barred from seeking funds in the future. De Leon had also eliminated the lottery system used since 2009 to choose participants because so many more want money than there is funding. In the final bill, the ...

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  5. Ohio commission oks more money to pursesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    ... Resolution 2014-17 affects harness racing purses as it will allow the commission to receive $1.3 million from video lottery terminal (VLT) revenue due to be paid to horsemen at Miami Valley, Northfield Park and Scioto Downs. The money, pending ...

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  6. Calif. Governor, L.A. Mayor Push Plans to Boost Entertainment Tax Credit, Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Truthdig

    ... qualify, including new network television dramas and big-budget studio movies. It would also scrap a controversial lottery system used to divvy up funds. Instead, tax credits would be allocated based on how many jobs projects would create. ...

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  7. California would triple tax breaks for film production under dealRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... from about $100 million. If passed and signed by the governor as expected, the tax credits will be awarded through a lottery system, with preference given to companies that create the most jobs and do the most to help the state's economy, Brown's ...

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  8. Governor, lawmakers agree on Hollywood tax creditRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... for Hollywood film productions over five years. Los Angeles lawmakers had been pushing to replace the current lottery system, which offers $100 million a year through a bidding process, as other states and countries increasingly try to lure ...

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  9. Greenbrier gambling boosts West Virginia Lottery revenueRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    The Charleston Gazette reports that the resort's table game revenue increased 148 percent to $457,715. Video lottery revenue rose 32 percent to $429,575. That helped lift the Lottery's overall revenue to $101 million, up from less than $100 million ...

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  10. Governor Signs $330M Tax Credit For Calif. Film, TV IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... over the next five years, according to officials. The current film tax credit - which is awarded using a statewide lottery - allows the California Film Commission to allocate up to $100 million of income tax credits a year to certain kinds of ...

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  11. Email offering $1 million from Edmonton lottery winners a scamRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... in any fraudulent act and will never be," the second email said. Kevin Van Egdom, a spokesman for the Western Canada Lottery Corporation, said these sorts of scams are common. The scammers tailor them to use recent winners' names, photographs and ...

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  12. Cook-tastrophe: Readers share their cooking disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    "I attempted to fry a pan of okra on the stove for dinner one evening. I over-filled the pan with oil and caught the stove on fire.

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  13. Chef du Jour: Cory HassettRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    What do you think your favorite chef would name as a guilty food pleasure? A favorite snack after a long workday? A final meal? The Daily News asks local chefs those questions and more as a part of its semi-regular series, "Chef du Jour."

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  14. A Whole Lotto Football Begins Today with the Fan-Tastic College Football PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Capital Soup

    Universities participating in the promotion include Florida State University "This is an excellent opportunity for the Lottery to work with some of the schools that receive funding through Lottery revenue, while creating a great promotion for FLORIDA LOTTO players and college football fans alike," said Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell.

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  15. Oregon revenue forecast: Up $70 million with 'razor thin' margin in triggering a 'kicker'Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... ducation spending in 2015-17. Personal income and other tax gains totaled $86 million, though losses from the Oregon Lottery revenues bring the figure to $70 million.

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  16. State edges closer to 'kicker' refundRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | South County Spotlight

    ... and paid taxes in 2013 instead. Lawmakers had assumed about $17 billion available from the general fund and Oregon Lottery proceeds for the 2013-15 budget cycle. The latest forecast pegs that figure at $17.2 billion. Some of that money will be ...

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  17. Gov. Brown Trims Expansion Of California Film & TV Tax Credit In Deal With State PolsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Deadline

    ... widely expected with this deal. Among other changes, the expanded program will also now see the end of the annual lottery allocation system and allow big budget movies and network pilots to be eligible for credits. With an emphasis on job creation, ...

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  18. Dustin Lynch eager to visit LakeviewRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Lake County Examiner Online

    ... legendary stage 20 times already in his short career, describing the last few years as the equivalent of winning the lottery. "One night my buddies and I bought Powerball tickets, and we started talking about what we would do if we won. I said ...

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  19. Gov. Brown OKs deal to triple funding for California's film tax creditRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... qualify, including new network television dramas and big-budget studio movies. It would also scrap a controversial lottery system used to divvy up funds. Instead, tax credits would be allocated based on how many jobs projects would create. The deal, ...

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  20. PA Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 sold in HanoverRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    MIDDLETOWN >> One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 from the Tuesday, Aug. 26, drawing was sold at Newcomer's Candynut Shoppe, 1055 Baltimore St., Hanover.

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