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  1. Mule Deer Poachers CaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KGWN

    Thanks to a tip from a citizen, the Wyoming wildlife authorities have cited four Wisconsin residents for poaching an antlered mule deer. The agency credits the prompt action of the public and game wardens for being able to contact the hunting party before they left Wyoming.

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  2. Parole Head Says She Was Pressured To Parole MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KGWN

    The chairwoman of Nebraska's parole board says a former prisons director pressured her into paroling more inmates in an effort to reduce crowding. Esther Casmer testified under subpoena Tuesday that some inmates were paroled even though they hadn't completed mandatory programming to treat anger management, addictions and other problems.

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  3. No Change in Wyoming Unemployment RateRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KGWN

    While the rate is unchanged from September, it is up slightly from last year's October rate of 4.5 percent. The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services says the state jobless remains well below the national rate of 5.8 percent.

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  4. Doctor Behind 'Free Radical' Aging Theory DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KGWN

    Dr. Denham Harman, a renowned scientist who developed a prominent theory on aging that's now used to study cancer, Alzheimer's disease and other illnesses, has died in Nebraska at age 98. Harman, who worked into his mid-90s at the hospital in Omaha after a brief illness, medical center spokesman Tom O'Connor said. Harman developed the "Free Radical Theory of Aging" in 1954, though it took years for additional research to prove its importance.

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  5. Oregon Parks and Recreation discontinues discount Discovery Season; more hiking/camping newsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... winter camping, but we now need to move away from a 'one size fits all' discount." He cited a continuing decline in Lottery revenue as part of the reason for the move. Nearly all of OPRD's funding comes from either user fees, a portion of RV ...

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  6. Grossman: Budget cut would slash Lottery profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Home

    Outgoing Treasurer Steve Grossman on Tuesday opposed a $1.4 million cut to the state lottery's budget included in Gov. Deval Patrick's $329 million budget-balancing bill, saying the agency could lose $30 million in profits if the cuts are approved. At a Massachusetts Lottery Commission meeting, Grossman said that according to staff calculations, one way to save $900,000 would be to cut two lottery tickets, a $2 ticket and a $5 ticket.

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  7. N.J. revenues keep pace with projections, but concerns remainRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... tax and corporation business tax receipts are exceeding annual growth targets, while revenues from the sales tax, lottery, and casinos are lagging. State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff acknowledged in a statement "we are only a third of the way ...

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  8. 'Discussion's coming' on Florida's difficult gambling dealRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... this year. Senate President Andy Gardiner , an anti-gambling legislator who frequently says he would scrap the state Lottery if he could, said recently that he doesn't care if the table games disappear and the state loses the Seminoles' cash.

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  9. Castle Rock Casino proposal still has approval hurdles to clearRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... supporting. But there are still hurdles to clear before construction can start - mainly approval from the state's Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board. The investment group behind the Castle Rock plan will face off with other developers interested ...

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  10. Time Is Running Out To Claim $12 Million Lotto TicketRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... located at 4741 Northwest 79th Avenue. The winning numbers on the ticket are 12-16-23-33-46-50. While any Florida Lottery retailer can validate the winning ticket, the Lotto jackpot must be claimed at the lottery's headquarters in Tallahassee. ...

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  11. Historic rail sheds facing demolition due to health and safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Argus

    ... of the world-famous attraction and it is hoped it will preserve its future for another 100 years. A bid for Heritage Lottery Funding would be completed in June next year and a decision is expected in September. As well as plans for a A 488,000 ...

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  12. Georgia Man Cleaning His Room Discovers Winning Lottery TicketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WKRN

    A Georgia man was tidying his room and came across a month-old lottery ticket that was gathering dust - and turned out to be worth a million bucks. Gregory Jarrett, 26, of the Atlanta suburb of Decatur, had matched five numbers in the Powerball drawing of Jan. 15, but had apparently forgotten about it.

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  13. Broncos Waive McManus, Pick Up New KickerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KGWN

    According to CBS4, our sister station in Denver, Brandon McManus is out and Connor Barth is your new Broncos kicker. Barth has kicked in five NFL seasons, the last four with Tampa Bay.

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  14. Nation's luckiest turkey arrives in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... eat more than 45 million of the birds each Thanksgiving, so the odds of being chosen for the presidential pardon are lottery-level astronomic. The two 50-pound turkeys will be brought to the White House tomorrow and named in a special ceremony. ...

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  15. Montgomery woman wins $48 million Florida lotto jackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A Montgomery woman has beat the odds and taken home the $48 million Florida Lotto jackpot, according to the Florida Lottery . Carolyn Bell, 64, purchased her ticket at Stateline Liquors in Westville, FLa., and won the drawing on Nov. 19. Bell, who plays the lotto every time she visits Florida, elected to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $32,609,501.60.

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  16. Woman shares scratch-off winnings with familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    New York State Lottery officials said Judy Brown of Watertown was on her way to pick up her sister-in-law when she decided to stop at Valentine Nice N' Easy in Gouverneur for coffee. While there, they say she purchased two Win $1,000,000 a Year for Life tickets, which Brown scratched in the car.

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  17. Black Friday discounts offered at some liquor storesRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control says all of its stores will offer 10 percent off any purchases totaling $50 or more before taxes. Lottery and gift cards are excluded from consideration.

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  18. Others prefer to wait on sidelines as Velon takes flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Velonews

    ... holding out. FDJ said its possible participation was complicated by the fact that its title sponsor is a national lottery, an arm of the French government. Any change in financing would require a complicated review by the French treasury, team ...

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  19. Black Friday Discounts Offered At Va Abc StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMDT

    ... Beverage Control says all of its stores will offer 10 percent off any purchases totaling $50 or more before taxes. Lottery and gift cards are excluded from consideration. ABC Chairman Jeff Painter says the discounts allow customers to buy premium ...

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  20. Vt. Megabucks winners come forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... pair came forward with the lone winning ticket for the Nov. 19 Megabucks drawing, worth $2.45 million. The Vermont Lottery did not release the winners' names, but said they are long-time players of Megabucks. The winning ticket was a Quick Pick ...

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