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  1. Governor announces shakeup at Developmental Disabilities CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Times

    ... consultants to tell legislators and the governor how to handle some political hot potatoes, principally a moribund lottery and the expansion of Medicaid to poor adults, which is the biggest feature (in Arkansas) of the still unpopular Obamacare. ...

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  2. Lottery exploring ticket sales online, at bank machinesRead the original story

    Thursday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Lottery exploring ticket sales online, at bank machines The Florida Lottery is considering selling lottery tickets online or at ticket terminals installed alongside automated teller machines. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Slcksi TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Florida Lottery is considering selling lottery tickets online or at ticket terminals installed alongside automated teller machines.

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  3. Lottery Exploring Ticket Sales Online And At Bank MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    ... delivers entertaining analysis [...] Many Republicans including Gov. Rick Scott oppose selling tickets online. Yet lottery officials have asked companies seeking a multi-million dollar contract with the state to prove that they could sell tickets on ...

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  4. 50 Years Later, Medicare And Medicaid Are A Smashing SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ThinkProgress

    ... rates high, and lost out on big savings . Several years ago, Oregon added 10,000 people to its Medicaid program by lottery, which set up a natural experiment. Researchers compared those who got to use Medicaid to those who didn't, which controlled ...

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  5. Florida Lottery considering online, ATM sales of ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Florida Lottery is considering selling lottery tickets online or alongside ATMs to combat relatively flat sales of some of its more well-known games. Lottery officials have asked companies seeking a contract worth at least $300 million to prove that they can sell tickets on the Internet or at ATMs and gasoline pumps.

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  6. Iowa Lottery Reports Results for FY 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHO-AM Des Moines

    The numbers are in for the Iowa Lottery concerning the just concluded budget year and they amount to the 4th highest total in the it's 30 year history. Sales amounted to $325 million with scratch game ticket sales accounting for $212 million of the total and representing a record amount.

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  7. Lottery Probed After Number Shown Before DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LBC 97.3

    Serbia's state lottery is facing an investigation after one of the winning numbers appeared on television before being drawn. During a live broadcast on Tuesday evening the fourth ball drawn was 27, but the programme mistakenly declared the number chosen had been 21. The station immediately realised its error and added a number 27 graphic to the winning numbers; but the next ball chosen was indeed 21. Lottery chief Aleksandar Vulovic said an employee mistakenly typed 21 instead of 27 but he has resigned out of "moral obligation" so an investigation can take place.

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  8. Lottery Scratch Ticket Sales UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KICD-AM Spencer

    The Iowa Lottery says in its annual financial report released Thursday overall sales reached $325 million, a 3.5 percent increase from 2014. The lottery reports its results on the basis of a fiscal year which begins July 1 and ends June 30. Most games saw increased sales but Powerball fell 14 percent and Mega Millions dropped 17 percent.

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  9. Wallowa Lake Lodge sale will keep lodge open, but buyers need investing partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Oregonian

    Not long after Wallowa Lake Lodge was put up for sale in mid-June, the Oregon Parks and Recreation Commission held a scheduled meeting in Joseph. Some residents of northeast Oregon saw it as a golden opportunity to get state parks to use Oregon Lottery funds to buy the lodge and make it part of the adjacent Wallowa Lake State Park.

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  10. Virginia trucker wins $92 million in Pa...Read the original story

    Thursday | Times News

    A truck driver who bought a lottery ticket at a truck stop in Pennsylvania has won a $92 million prize. The Pennsylvania Lottery said Wednesday that Steven Peloquin, of Mechanicsville, Virginia, claimed the sole winning ticket in a Mega Millions drawing last week.

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  11. NC Lottery Nets $522 Million For State Education FundingRead the original story

    Thursday | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. The lottery on Thursday announced its annual earnings for the year ending June 30. Ticket sales for the year totaled near 2 billion.

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  12. Poll says majority of Alabamians want to vote on gambling issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    Few issues in Alabama politics are as polarizing as gambling, but one group says the majority of people around the state want to vote on the issue. The Alabama Jobs Foundation recently conducted a poll that showed 89 percent of Alabamians want the right to vote on gaming, while 69 percent are in favor of supporting an education lottery and gaming amendment.

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  13. N.C. Education Lottery to contribute record amount to education initiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    The North Carolina Education Lottery is on the verge of cracking $2 billion in gross revenue, which allowed it to contribute a record $522 million to education initiatives in the state last year. The lottery reported $1.97 billion in ticket sales for the fiscal year that ended June 30, marking a 7.2 percent increase over 2013.

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  14. Miami Beach Man Wins $1 Million Playing $10,000,000 Florida Cash Scratch-Off GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Capital Soup

    The Florida Lottery announces that Mohamed Taha Turk, 53, of Miami Beach, claimed a $1 million prize in the $10,000,000 FLORIDA CASH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. Turk chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $742,516.80.

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  15. Mystery EuroMillions winner is from Bury st EdmundsRead the original story

    Thursday | Bury Free Press

    ... number in the EuroMillions draw on Tuesday July 7, 2015. Mr A, a decorator, played EuroMillions through national-lottery.co.uk and has become one of more than six million players who win each week on The National Lottery's range of games. He ...

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  16. Delaware Park Battles With Regional PressuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Blood Horse

    ... there are the casinos in southern New Jersey, Philadelphia, and Baltimore. When Delaware Park began operating video lottery terminals in December 1995, its only regional competition was the casinos in Atlantic City. So it's no surprise revenue has ...

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  17. Virginia trucker wins $91 million while on the job in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WPMT-TV York

    ... ticket. "I was getting ready to turn in last Saturday night when I went online to check my numbers," Peloquin told lottery officials. "Needless to say, I didn't get to sleep that night." Peloquin, a truck driver for 30 years, said his fortune would ...

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  18. BLM Gaining Control of Sweetwater County WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KGWN

    The Bureau of Land Management High Desert District, in coordination with Sweetwater County, is making progress in the fight against a wildfire approximately 20 miles south of Rock Springs along Highway 191 South in the Bitter Creek area. As of Thursday morning the fire is burning an estimated 2,487 acres and is 80% contained.

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  19. Chicago Resident Wins $250,000 Illinois Lottery PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    A lifetime Chicago resident used a quarter to scratch the Illinois Lottery 25X The Cash instant ticket that won him $250,000. "I can't believe I won a quarter of a million dollars! It's certainly a dream come true," Leon Pawlykowycz, 64, said.

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  20. Lottery nets $522 million for state education funding Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Burlington Times News

    The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. The lottery on Thursday announced its annual earnings for the year ending June 30. Ticket sales for the year totaled near 2 billion.

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