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  1. Retired NYC firefighter from Harriman wins $5 million in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Times Herald-Record

    Retired New York City firefighter Carmelo Mercado of Harriman has won $5 million on a New York Lottery Cash X100 scratch-off ticket. After taxes, he will receive a check totaling $3,309,000.

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  2. Analysis: Addis Ababa property boom leaves poor behindRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    ... private housing," said Sergut Adamu, a hotel worker earning about 1 400 birr a month. "We would have to win the lottery." The government has vowed to step in. It has embarked on one of Africa's biggest state housing projects, building about 32 000 ...

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  3. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:

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  4. State revenues show surplus for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... 2014, For the fiscal year, the telecommunications, and interest and dividends taxes were below estimates as were lottery earnings and the tobacco settlement funds. However, liquor revenue, the insurance and statewide utility property taxes finished ...

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  5. Police: Clerk stole $8,200 from SheetzRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    A Freedom Township Sheetz employee allegedly stole more than $8,000 from her employer this year and claimed the missing money had been handed out as lottery winnings, police said. According to a Freedom Township police affidavit, 26-year-old Amanda Renee Bowmaster of Claysburg stole cash from registers at the Woodbury Pike Sheetz store 11 times in April and May. The thefts totaled $8,200, police said.

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  6. Jacksonville attorney asks for new trial following Allied Internet cafes convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    ... After deliberating for a little more than two days, a jury convicted Mathis of racketeering, helping run a lottery and possession of an illegal slot machine or device in October 2013. Lester sentenced him to six years in prison but allowed him to ...

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  7. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 2 Evening" game were:

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  8. World Trade Center responder breaks bank with lottery winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    New York City Firefighter Carmelo Mercado receives a ceremonial $5-million check at the New York Lottery Customer Service Center, Thursday in New York. Mercado spent time at the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the Sept.

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  9. 9/11 New York firefighter wins $5m on scratchcardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ITV

    A former New York firefighter who responded to the World Trade Centre attacks on September 11, 2001, has won five million US dollars on a lottery scratchcard. Carmelo Mercado, who wore a red FDNY cap as he was presented with an oversized cheque on Thursday, was among the members of Queens Battalion 49 who went to the World Trade Centre in 2001.

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  10. Greek PM Alexis Tsipras: Mad leader or political mastermind?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    The owner of an OPAP lottery and sports betting shop watches the news in Athens on Wednesday. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Wednesday his country would still hold a referendum on the terms of its bailout, urging people to vote No in order to win a better deal from international creditors.

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  11. Ex-firefighter who responded on Sept. 11 wins $5M in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    In this photo provided by the New York Governor's Office via the New York State Gaming Commission, Yolanda Vega, right, presents retired New York City Firefighter Carmelo Mercado with a ceremonial $5 million check at the New York Lottery Customer Service Center, Thursday, July 2, 2015 in New York. Photo Credit: AP A former firefighter who responded to the World Trade Center on Sept.

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  12. City Makes Final Final Bike Lane PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KGWN

    After three years of planning and debate the paint is drying on the new bike lanes on Carey and Pioneer. The city had to change their original plans quickly after residents showed a lot of opposition to the plan at a meeting on Tuesday.

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  13. News crews robbed on live TV while reporting on homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    ... of thefts targeting them. Another crew was attacked and robbed in February in Hayward after filming a Powerball lottery segment at a convenience store. In July 2014, a laptop and personal belongings were stolen from a news van belonging to KPIX-TV, ...

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  14. Jacksonville child care worker celebrates $150,000 lottery winRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Topsail Advertiser

    RALEIGH A $5 lottery ticket brought a fun kind of "mayhem" to the home of a Jacksonville family on Tuesday night when the mother, Carol Person, discovered it was worth $150,000. Just before going to bed Tuesday night, Person began scratching one of four lottery tickets she had purchased earlier in the day at the Food Lion on College Plaza in Jacksonville where she stopped to buy dinner for an aunt.

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  15. Bay Area news crews robbed on live TV while reporting on homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... of thefts targeting them. Another crew was attacked and robbed in February in Hayward after filming a Powerball lottery segment at a convenience store. In July 2014, a laptop and personal belongings were stolen from a news van belonging to KPIX-TV, ...

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  16. 9/11 firefighter Carmelo Mercado wins $5 million in scratch-off lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Retired FDNY hero who ruined his lungs responding to 9/11 attack wins $5 million in scratch-off lottery ticket He plans to spend his winnings on dolls for his 10-year-old daughter and a vacation home near Disney World Now that's some good karma. A former firefighter who responded to the World Trade Center on Sept.

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  17. Across the NBA, Players Unwilling to Bet on ThemselvesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Golden State of Mind

    ... deal. If you poll the entirety of NBA free agents throughout history, you likely won't find many eager to play the lottery with their contract. After all, folks want security in case of injury and stability at home. And for those of us who aren't ...

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  18. Researchers Lose License to Track Wolves & Elk in YellowstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KGWN

    Government researchers have lost their license to a set of radio frequencies used to track more than 100 radio-collared wolves and elk at Yellowstone National Park. Yellowstone biologist Doug Smith said Thursday that new licensee Northwestern Energy is letting the research work continue, allowing the park to avoid more than $450,000 in estimated costs to restart the program.

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  19. Investigation into Sapp Bros. Explosion BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KGWN

    Federal officials are opening an investigation into an explosion and fire at a northeast Nebraska petroleum distribution center that left seven people injured. The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration says officials at its Omaha office will look into the Wednesday afternoon explosion at Sapp Bros.

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  20. ESA Listing for Wild Horses DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KGWN

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has rejected a proposal to list the North American wild horse as a threatened or endangered species. Friends of Animals and The Cloud Foundation filed a petition last summer seeking Endangered Species Act protection for tens of thousands of mustangs they say are threatened with extinction on federal lands across 10 Western states.

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