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Winning $338M Powerball jackpot ticket sold in NJ

Posted: 03/24/2013 - A single ticket sold in New Jersey matched all six numbers in Saturday night's drawing for the $338.3 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said. It was the 13th drawing held in the days since a Virginia man won a $217 million jackpot Feb. 6

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Budget Battle Update

Posted: 03/03/2013 - The $85 billion in federal spending cuts that began kicking in Friday are here to stay if you believe the latest public statements from Washington.

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Homicide Suspect Arrested

Posted: 02/09/2013 - Beloit Police along with U.S Marshall Agents, arrested Tevon Marley for 1st Degree Intentional Homicide.

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Power outage stops Super Bowl for half hour

Posted: 02/03/2013 - Power went out at the Superdome early in the third quarter of the Super Bowl, leading to a 35-minute delay with the Baltimore Ravens leading the San Francisco 49ers 28-6 on Sunday.

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245 die in panicky stampede in Brazil club fire

Posted: 01/27/2013 - A blaze raced through a crowded nightclub in southern Brazil early Sunday, killing 245 people as the air filled with deadly smoke and panicked party-goers stampeded toward the exits, police and witnesses said. It appeared to be the world's deadliest nightclub fire in more than a decade.

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Obama lauds Clinton as she prepares to leave

Posted: 01/27/2013 - President Barack Obama is praising Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's discipline, stamina and thoughtfulness as she prepares to leave his Cabinet.

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Hospital: 61 killed in Venezuela prison riot

Posted: 01/26/2013 - The death toll has risen after a bloody prison riot in Venezuela, with a local hospital director saying 61 people died and 120 were injured.

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Closer Look: Pension debt costs hurt across Ill.

Posted: 01/13/2013 - Illinois' budget crisis is expected to worsen after lawmakers failed to enact pension reform last week, and residents will feel the impact across Illinois.

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Winnebago Man Loses Everything in Barn Fire

Updated: 01/14/2013 - More than 10 fire departments responded to a fire at a local barn Saturday morning. The barn and nearby trailer caught fire, now a man who lived in that trailer says he's glad to be alive.

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White House nixes idea for trillion-dollar coin

Posted: 01/12/2013 - The White House has ruled out minting a coin worth $1 trillion to pay the government's bills and avoid a nasty battle with Congress over the debt ceiling.

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