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Perth Now
The real winner of $2bn PowerballA store clerk removes a Powerball quick pick lottery ticket Oakland, California
The real winner of $2bn Powerball
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
A store clerk removes a Powerball quick pick lottery ticket Oakland, California. The Powerball jackpot has grown to over $US1.5 billion dollars. KA-CHING! Wednesday’s US Powerball jackpot soared to $US1.5 billion ($A2.15 billion) as get-rich-quick... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Maine Lottery: Don't get carried away by Powerball hypeThe Maine Lottery is urging residents not to get too carried away by the hype s
Maine Lottery: Don't get carried away by Powerball hype
WMTW Portland / Posted 24 days ago
The Maine Lottery is urging residents not to get too carried away by the hype surrounding the Powerball jackpot that has topped $1 billion. Marketing manager Michael Boardman says it's important to stress the importance of playing "responsibly" and... Read more
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Deseret News
Jay Evensen: Be glad, Utah, that you aren't a part of PowerballIf the lottery is, as some call it, a tax on the stupid, Powerball proves the a
Jay Evensen: Be glad, Utah, that you aren't a part of Powerball
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
If the lottery is, as some call it, a tax on the stupid, Powerball proves the adage that fools and their money aren’t tethered for long. And Utahns certainly are not immune from such foolishness. This is one of only six states without a lottery,... Read more

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