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POWERBALL JACKPOT CLIMBS TO $430 MILLION

Make sure you get your Powerball lottery tickets. There was no winner in Saturday’s drawing, which makes the estimated top prize for Wednesday night’s drawing a staggering $430 million. Powerball tickets cost two dollars apiece. ##

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MAN SHOPLIFTS FROM WAWA, DROWNS IN LAKE

A man who was running from police after committing a shoplifting at a Wawa convenience store in Woodbury decided to jump into a lake to avoid detection..and he never made it out. Police in Woodbury have recovered the body of a 20 year old man who dove into the lake near the Carriage House Apartments. [...]

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ONE WINNER IN MEGA MILLIONS, TICKET SOLD IN ILLINOIS

Someone in Illinois has a lottery ticket worth $393 million. There was one winning ticket sold in the Mega Millions lottery jackpot for Friday night’s drawing; it was purchased at a barbecue joint outside of Chicago. The winning numbers were 23, 33, 53, 56, and 58; the Mega Ball number was 6. ##

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SEN. MENENDEZ TO FACE FEDERAL CORRUPTION TRIAL

A federal corruption trial is looming for New Jersey democratic Senator Robert Menendez. A federal judge tossed out a last-ditch effort by Menendez to have the trial dismissed. He is accused of giving favors to a donor in Florida in return for variou...

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CHRISTIE SIGNS LAW MAKING NEW JERSEY “GARDEN STATE”

The Garden State is now officially the Garden State. Governor Christie signed a new bill into law Monday that officially designates New Jersey as the “Garden State” with the official slogan now on the books. A girl scout troop noticed that New Jersey hadn’t put the slogan officially on the books even though it’s been [...]

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