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  1. $2 Million Powerball Winner in Erin; Mega Millions won in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | WTVC

    There's a Powerball ticket purchased in the northwest Tennessee town of Erin now worth $2 million after Saturday night's Powerball drawing. The lucky ticket matched five of six numbers drawn, which begins as a $1 million prize.

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  2. Kristen Wiig Doesn't Just Want to Be FunnyRead the original story

    58 min ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... who is obsessed with Oprah and dreams of having her own television show someday. When she wins $86 million in the lottery, she suddenly has the means to achieve that dream and creates her own show about herself called Welcome to Me . Alice goes off ...

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  3. Oil trains - yes or no? A lesson in risk communications: Tony MayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PennLive.com

    The chances of winning the PowerBall jackpot are about one in 175 million. If you're a high school basketball player, your chances of being drafted by a National Basketball Association team is one in 1.5 million.

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  4. Farm delivers two-headed calfRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... probability as low as one in 400 million births. To put that number in perspective, the odds of winning the Virginia Lottery's current $127 million Mega Millions jackpot are about one in 259 million, according to valottery.com. Before Wednesday, ...

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  5. No Lotto jackpot winner; top prize rises to $19 millionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    No tickets matched all six Florida Lotto numbers in Saturday's drawing, so the jackpot now rises to $19 million. Florida lottery officials said Sunday that 31 tickets matched five numbers to win at least $5,747 each.

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  6. Winning Powerball numbers drawn for estimated $80 million jackpot March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    FILE: Farouk Tawfik sells Powerball lottery tickets at the Time Saver Food Mart Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. By The Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla.

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  7. City to reconsider slot machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... atto's election campaign and $921 each to Couns. Holly Back, Craig Keating and Linda Buchanan. Playtime Gaming, B.C. Lottery Corporation, Vancouver Coastal Health and the public will all be invited to participate in council's policy meeting.

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  8. Republican leaders say Bentley's tax increase plan will get a fair hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... fix the General Fund," Melton said. House Minority Leader Craig Ford, D-Gadsden, plans to propose a bill for a state lottery to fund college scholarships. Ford introduces a lottery bill every year, but likes his chances this year better than most. ...

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  9. NJ Lottery winning numbers selected Saturday Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you.

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  10. Kickin' it with Kiz: John Elway has a free pass from life on hot seatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... finish among the bottom four in the league standings, giving them a roughly 12 percent chance of winning the draft lottery. Time for Tim. And today's parting shot is from a football fan unable to let go of the misty-colored memories of the way we ...

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  11. Photos: Northern Lights dance competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Have you ever loved the lottery cause but weren't necessarily in love with its grand prize show home? Well, Big Brothers Big Sisters has an answer for that. For the 2015 edition of their Dream Home & Win50 Lottery, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area has added a twist to its largest annual fundraiser.

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  12. Golden Bears punch ticket to national championship tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Have you ever loved the lottery cause but weren't necessarily in love with its grand prize show home? Well, Big Brothers Big Sisters has an answer for that. For the 2015 edition of their Dream Home & Win50 Lottery, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area has added a twist to its largest annual fundraiser.

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  13. Uber says personal information of 50,000 drivers compromisedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Have you ever loved the lottery cause but weren't necessarily in love with its grand prize show home? Well, Big Brothers Big Sisters has an answer for that. For the 2015 edition of their Dream Home & Win50 Lottery, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area has added a twist to its largest annual fundraiser.

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  14. As You Were Saying...Powerball bet pays out in snowRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Lord, thanks to you, our Powerball ticket pool won a prize in the recent lottery drawing. We were very excited and very grateful.

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  15. Game of ChanceRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    What is the difference between a restaurant or bar operating five electronic slot machines and being permitted to have seven? The easy, obvious answer is more money for the state of West Virginia - perhaps millions of dollars a year. When state legislators set up the "limited video lottery" system in 2001, they decided establishments should be limited to five electronic slot machines per site.

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  16. 20 Ridiculous Shower Thoughts That Actually Make SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    Let's face it, many of us tend to daydream while in the shower for whatever reason. It could be about the missed opportunity to start a conversation with someone or the probability of winning a lottery jackpot versus trying to commit suicide by taking commercial airline flights.

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  17. Proposed Buyout Plan Would End Greyhound Racing in W.Va.Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... But Burdette sees the proposed buyout as just compensation for an industry without which he believes video lottery and table gambling would not have been possible. "We built this house for you. Now help us," he said. "We think it's only fair the ...

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  18. Upstate N.Y. store sells $127M Mega Millions winning ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A $127 million Mega Millons ticket was purchased Friday at the South Fallsburg Food Mart, about six miles outside Monticello, Lottery officials said. "Whoever purchased this ticket is about to have their life changed forever," said Gardner Gurney, Acting Director of the Division of the Lottery.

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  19. Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:

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  20. Citizens deserve honest answers from politicians about beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Jack Kelly's Feb. 22 column complains of the so-called snarkiness of left-leaning journalists asking Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker about evolution. Mr. Walker refused to answer, saying "That's a question a politician shouldn't be involved in one way or another."

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