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Woman wins $5 Million in two lottery games

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Usually most people who play lottery scratch-off games get little more than a handful of shavings from the goo that covers the numbers. But a North Carolina woman seems to have a knack for winning the games. Lottery officials say Linda Tate has twice won at the scratch-off

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Cookies in space

  CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Talk about chocolate chip cookies that are out of this world. Literally. But you can’t get them at your local grocery store. That’s because these cookies were baked in space. One of the experiments done last month on the International Space Station — was

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Judge refuses to overturn Utah lewdness law

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge refused to overturn part of Utah’s lewdness law yesterday in a blow to a woman who’s fighting criminal charges after her stepchildren saw her topless in her own home. Judge Kara Pettit sided with prosecutors who argued that lewdness is commonly understood

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