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  1. Casino has pros, cons: mayorRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Journal

    Thunder Bay Mayor Keith Hobbs says he sees the pros and cons of having a casino in the city, but he would have preferred that it wasn't put in the north side downtown. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation Casino on Cumberland Street South was opened 15 years ago on this day.

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  2. Virginia Beach woman wins $100,000 in Virginia Lottery drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Virginian-Pilot

    And when he told her she had won $100,000 in the Virginia Lottery's Cash 5 drawing Tuesday night, she didn't believe him, according to a lottery news release. Carrington matched all five numbers to win the jackpot in the drawing.

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  3. County Air Ambulance a Group of like-minded gentlemen called the Bar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malvern Gazette

    ... Leaners for their generous donation to support the work of the Air Ambulance crew. She said: "With no government or Lottery funding, we need in excess of A 6.5 million to keep our three helicopters operational in six counties, Saving Lives by Saving ...

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  4. Atlantic Lottery issues advisory on Wednesday's drawRead the original story

    Thursday | Amherst Daily News

    Wednesday, as a result of a system issue, the normal 11:30p.m. ADT sales cut off for LOTTO 6/49, Pik 4 and Atlantic 49 lottery games occurred earlier than scheduled. As a result, approximately 1,000 players in Atlantic Canada, who purchased tickets between 10:00 and 11:30 p.m., had their tickets entered into Saturday's draw instead of last night's draw.

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  5. Lottery employee games the system to win $14 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Lottery employee games the system to win $14 million - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida Rigging the lottery to win $14 million? It sounds like the plot of a fictional "Ocean's Sixteen." However, it actually did occur, but in Iowa, not Vegas.

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  6. Laureate of DemonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

    During a literary career that lasted a quarter of a century, Shirley Jackson published six novels of the macabre, a collection of short fiction, two books for children, a play, and two comic memoirs of motherhooda -a enough work to fill a small shelf. But she's best known for a nine-page short story, "The Lottery," in which the residents of a quaint Norman Rockwell town are slowly revealed as participants in a ritual act of murder.

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  7. Dia de los Muertos ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOAT-TV

    Some of the most popular lottery scratchers have a "Day of the Dead" theme. Anchor Royale Da spoke exclusively to the local artist who created them.

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  8. Animal control pioneer to retire after long careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... Lewis, who retired from the Fort Wayne Police Department. He now works as an investigator for the Indiana Hoosier Lottery. The couple will remain in Fort Wayne with Jinx, their Australian cattle dog-poodle mix. After leaving Animal Care & Control, ...

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  9. Heslam: Everyone's a winner in local lottery storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    A GOOD DAY: Lottery winner Peter Mello of Brockton and his wife, Kathleen, won $1 million playing Powerball last week. Above is Grover Long, a clerk at the C & B convenience store where the Mellos bought the winning ticket.

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  10. SEPTA: If you want to see Pope Francis, we've got your ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    IF YOU WANT to see Pope Francis but didn't play the SEPTA Regional Rail pass lottery earlier this month because you didn't think you had a chance - think again. There are plenty of those one-day passes still available for the pope's Sept.

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  11. Regulators endorse lower slots payout requirementsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Maryland Gazette

    ... they had sought. The recommendation appears as an attachment to the agenda of Thursday's meeting of the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission, which will consider the change. Such a change could shift millions of dollars in winnings from ...

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  12. Stoughton Man Wins $1 Million Lottery PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Suu Le of Stoughton is the thirteenth $1 million prize winner in the Massachusetts State Lottery's $30 "Supreme Millions" instant game. Le opted to receive a one-time cash prize payment of $650,000, less taxes.

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  13. Powerball has top weekend jackpot; Ohio Lottery results for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    Pick 3 winners receive $500 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-1,000. Pick 4 winners receive $5,000 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-10,000.

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  14. Lumby woman tricked into giving scammers her personal informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    ... and anyone who encounters a similar issue can also report it at [email protected] . "Impersonation accounts, and lottery scams, are not allowed on Facebook. We will remove any instance that we see of this happening, as per our Community Standards," ...

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  15. Tribune File Photo - Gamblers hit the video lottery terminals at one...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    Many lottery-oriented cafes are violating the Oregon Constitutional ban on nontribal casinos as interpreted by the Oregon State Lottery, according to a new state audit. The Secretary of State's audit, released Thursday, examined the financial records of 18 Dotty's-style delis - bare-bones cafes revolving around six state lottery terminals - and found more than half of them derive the majority of their revenues from gambling.

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  16. North Dakota prosecutors say man convicted in Jamaican lottery scam deserves stiff sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canadian Business Magazine

    U.S. prosecutors say the sentence for a man convicted in North Dakota of leading a Jamaican lottery scam should reflect the "severe mental anguish" he caused his victims. Authorities say Sanjay Williams, of Montego Bay, Jamaica, was a "lead broker" who bought and sold "sucker lists" of potential victims.

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  17. Prosecutors: Lottery scam leader deserves severe sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    U.S. prosecutors say the sentence for a man convicted in North Dakota of leading a Jamaican lottery scam should reflect the "severe mental anguish" he caused his victims. FILE - This April 27, 2015 file booking photo provided by Burleigh County Sheriff's Department in Bismarck N.D., shows Sanjay Williams, of Montego Bay, Jamaica.

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  18. Million-Dollar Powerball Ticket Sold In PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Q102.com

    The Pennsylvania Lottery says there's a Powerball ticket out there worth one-million-dollars. The ticket for last night's drawing was sold at a market in South Philadelphia.

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  19. Police warning against lottery scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Northern Echo

    Darlington Police took to social media to raise awareness of fraudsters attempting to trick people into believing they've won the lottery. One scam promises an online lottery prize of A 650,000 and a trip to Brazil to watch the Olympics while the other gives winning numbers and says the recipient has won A 820,000 and a trip to Brazil to watch the Rio Carnival.

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  20. Lottery scam prompts police warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC2 News

    ... "So in exchange for the winning ticket they want the victim to give them cash." Police say two women used a fake lottery ticket to scam an elderly woman out of $12,000 at DD's Discounts off of Cleveland Avenue, but authorities also say this isn't ...

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