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  1. Lady Luck: Sugar Hill woman wins 2014 Kia Soul, $10K prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WSB-TV

    Just call her Lady Luck. Jane Blakeney-Kender of Sugar Hill has won a new vehicle and a cash prize from two Georgia Lottery promotions.

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  2. Augusta man wins 2014 Kia Soul playing the Georgia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WSB-TV

    An Augusta man has won a brand-new vehicle playing an instant game from the Georgia Lottery. Milton Singleton, 49, won a 2014 Kia Soul from being selected as a winner of the 21 Black Series Second Chance Promotion.

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  3. Walla Walla Man Keeps Winning Streak Alive Playing Washington LotteryRead the original story

    53 min ago | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    Ryan Waggoner of Walla Walla won a $50,000 top prize playing Washington's Lottery "Spy Some Cash" Scratch game. Waggoner's big win came in the wake of a number of smaller Lottery wins over the last several weeks.

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  4. Committee signs off on rule changes for agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A South Dakota committee approved rule changes in multiple state departments Tuesday, including allowing the Department of Transportation to regulate newsstands at highway rest stops and giving a multi-state lottery game the green light to start in South Dakota. The legislative Rules Review Committee approved rule changes for nine departments in all across the state at its meeting in Pierre.

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  5. San Antonio Children's Museum celebrates twenty years on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The San Antonio Children's Museum is celebrating twenty years and there's a big celebration planned for Saturday. The day's activities are complimentary with museum admission for the day.

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  6. Study: Nearly 1.8 Million Iowans Gambled Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... s gambled during the past 12 months. That's a jump from 68.9 percent in 2011. The most common forms of gambling were lottery tickets, raffle tickets, scratch and pull-tabs, slot machines and card games played outside a casino.

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  7. Iowa GamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... s gambled during the past 12 months. That's a jump from 68.9 percent in 2011. The most common forms of gambling were lottery tickets, raffle tickets, scratch and pull-tabs, slot machines and card games played outside a casino.

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  8. 5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... in the number of students qualifying for Bright Futures. Legislators changed the eligibility standards for the lottery scholarship program in 2010 and 2011. The rate of Floridians without health insurance stayed the same in 2013 from the previous ...

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  9. Column: Criminal card gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... expert at Gartner Inc. "The criminals are distributing this malware, so why not use it? It's like winning the lottery." Kurt Baumgartner, a senior security researcher at Kaspersky Lab, noted that months before the attack on Home Depot began, the FBI ...

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  10. Scotland decision could ride on a lucky lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lottery Post

    If Scotland votes to separate from the United Kingdom on Thursday, could nationalists have a lucky lottery ticket to thank? Three years ago, Colin Weir, a former television cameraman, and his wife, Christine, a former psychiatric nurse, were enjoying a night watching CSI on the TV. Before going to bed, Christine decided to check their lottery ticket numbers.

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  11. Lottery: Gov. Bentley said money from possible lottery should go to meet more than...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Talking about a looming financial crisis the state is facing next year, Gov. Robert Bentley said proceeds from a possible state lottery should go in part to fund needs other than just education. "I think that if one were pushed and devised I think what we need to do is make sure we know where that money goes, make sure we know who is making money off of it other than the state.

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  12. Q&A: Game app Freeway generates ad engagement by giving away free...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... even spend their hard-earned money just for a chance to win free stuff. In the United States alone, for example, lottery sales reached $78 billion in fiscal 2012. That gave Freeway co-founder Bryan Hawkins an idea. Working in digital marketing for ...

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  13. Eating ice cream treat hits jackpotRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Fort Francis Times

    ... had bought the winning ticket and urged her to check hers. When it was confirmed the couple had, indeed, won the lottery, Bergeron said their first reaction was disbelief. "No words to explain. We looked at each other and said, 'Where do we go from ...

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  14. Winners claim $7.3 million lottery ticket sold in Union GapRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KIMA

    A million-dollar mystery has been solved. According to the Washington state lottery, the Blue Dragonfly Joint Revocable Trust has claimed the $7.3 million prize.

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  15. Pennsylvania to lend itself up to $1.5 billion because of low cash flowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... the state's short-term investment pool, or "STIP" funds, which is an investment pool for other funds, such as the Lottery Fund and Motor License Fund. "This is unusual, to do it this early in the year," said Gary Tuma, a spokesman for state ...

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  16. Max Whitlock: Leading Team GB to the World Gynamastics Championship ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Travelling to such cool countries is one of the many perks of this job, which I couldn't do without my National Lottery funding. Nine days in southern China will probably be a bit of a culture shock after spending most of the last month or so in ...

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  17. A long-term payoff for a Medicaid expansion in Maine: Significantly better healthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... insured - and that those newly covered had gone a long time without care they needed. In 2008, Oregon conducted a lottery to fill 10,000 additional Medicaid slots for low-income, uninsured residents. Researchers compared health and financial ...

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  18. Universities want boost in aid for needy studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... in the number of students qualifying for Bright Futures. Legislators changed the eligibility standards for the lottery scholarship program in 2010 and 2011. The changes have reduced the number of students who qualify with an analysis showing big ...

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  19. SEATON: Opposition grows to proposed Jurassic - hotspot' sculpturesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Pulmans Weekly News

    ... of funding with contributions from East Devon District Council, Devon County Council, Seaton Town Council, Heritage Lottery Fund, Coastal Communities Fund, Garfield Weston Foundation and Fine Family Foundation. Planning consent for the project was ...

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  20. Universities want boost in aid for needy studentsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... in the number of students qualifying for Bright Futures. Legislators changed the eligibility standards for the lottery scholarship program in 2010 and 2011. The changes have reduced the number of students who qualify with an analysis showing big ...

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