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'It's ridiculous': Residents in the 5 states without lotteries feel Powerball envy

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Utah, Nevada, Hawaii, Alaska and Alabama do not have a lottery. The third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people clamoring for a chance to win. A mix of reasons have kept them away, including objections from conservatives, concerns about the impact on low-income families.
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

WEST POINT, Ga. (AP) — Loretta Williams lives in Alabama but drove to Georgia to buy a lottery ticket for a chance at winning the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. She was one of many Alabama ticket-buyers flooding across state lines Thursday.

3 months ago·United States
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

The third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people across the country clamoring for a chance to win a mega jackpot

3 months ago·United States
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

By KIM CHANDLER and MARK THIESSEN Associated PressWEST POINT, Ga. (AP) — Loretta Williams lives in Alabama but drove to Georgia to buy a lottery ticket for a chance at winning the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. She was one of many Alabama ticket-buyers flooding across state lines Thursday. The third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people around the country clamoring for a chance to win. But in some of the five states without a lottery…

3 months ago·Colorado Springs, United States
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

By KIM CHANDLER and MARK THIESSEN Associated PressWEST POINT, Ga. (AP) — Loretta Williams lives in Alabama but drove to Georgia to buy a lottery ticket for a chance at winning the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. She was one of many Alabama ticket-buyers flooding across state lines Thursday. The third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people around the country clamoring for a chance to win. But in some of the five states without a lottery…

3 months ago·Panama City, United States
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy - Local News 8

By KIM CHANDLER and MARK THIESSEN Associated PressWEST POINT, Ga. (AP) — Loretta Williams lives in Alabama but drove to Georgia to buy a lottery ticket for a chance at winning the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. She was one of many Alabama ticket-buyers flooding across state lines Thursday. The third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people around the country clamoring for a chance to win. But in some of the five states without a lottery…

3 months ago·Idaho Falls, United States
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In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

WEST POINT, Ga. >> Loretta Williams lives in Alabama but drove to Georgia to buy a lottery ticket for a chance at winning the $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.

3 months ago·Honolulu, United States
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