Tag Archive: money


Missouri Lottery officials on Thursday verified one of two tickets that matched all six numbers to split a record $588 million Powerball jackpot, but that ticket holder – and another in Arizona – remained a mystery, even as neighbors and co-workers lamented their losses and gossiped about who may have won.

The tickets were sold at a convenience store in suburban Phoenix and a gas station in Dearborn, Mo., just off Interstate 29, the highway linking Kansas City to the Canadian border.
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Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints still must close a significant gap in guaranteed money if they are to agree on a five-year contract worth about $100 million by Monday’s looming deadline for a long-term deal, said a person familiar with the negotiations.

The sides were more than $10 million apart in the guaranteed portion of the contract on Wednesday, the person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because talks are ongoing.
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Jeffery Heard, 41, of Natchitoches passed away May 6,2012 of an unexpected, catastrophic heart attack, never showing any signs of heart problems before. His oldest son, Austin Heard, 19, an upcoming graduate of Sulphur High was informed the same day that he is in charge of his father’s burial and his belongings. Having no life insurance, funeral costs add up. You can donate at any area Capitol One Bank location with the Jeffery Heard Memorial Acct.
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La Lottery

The Louisiana Lottery Corp. says nobody won the big-ticket lotteries sold in Louisiana.

It says estimated jackpots rise to $50 million for Powerball, $375,000 for Lotto and $70,000 for Easy 5 in Wednesday’s drawing. View full article »

President Barack Obama raked in more than $68 million combined for his re-election campaign and the Democratic Party during the final three months of 2011, gearing up for a formidable challenge against his Republican opponent later this year.

The large fundraising quarter helped Obama’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee surpass $220 million in 2011, bankrolling the president’s re-election campaign as Republicans settle on a nominee. Republican frontrunner Mitt Romney raised $56 million for the primary through Dec. 31, his campaign announced Wednesday, far outpacing his GOP opponents. View full article »


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ERIC SCOTT RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA — On December 13 around 10:00 p.m., a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a stop on a car driven by Anthony J. Spears, 31, Lake Charles, for a traffic violation. View full article »

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In the months following the devastating earthquake in Haiti, a charity run by hip-hop star Wyclef Jean spent a pittance of the money it took in on disaster relief and doled out millions in questionable contracts.

Yele Haiti’s coffers swelled to $16 million in 2010, the most the charity had ever received. But less than a third of that went to emergency efforts, and $1 million was paid to a Florida firm that doesn’t seem to exist, The Post has learned. View full article »

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The amazing thing about Obama is his lies. Yes, I said it, his lies! Before he was elected, he would say on every speech that he was never going to spend like the current White House. He said it was not very mature. Well, it looks like he is the worst yet! He has spent more than any other president in his amount of time in office! View full article »


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Happy Birthday to him:

President Obama raised more than $3.6 million on the eve of his 50th birthday Wednesday night, at three birthday party-themed events in Chicago. Back in Washington, two private birthday parties, not fundraisers, are scheduled for him at the White House on Thursday, his actual birthday. View full article »

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