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State news stories are aggregated from all states and territories in the U.S. Our news stories are sourced and aggregated from state agencies, departments all the way up the governors of each state.

Maryland Lottery

Laurel Resident Wins First $50,000 Prize in MONOPOLY™ X20

Claims top prize on new scratch-off game A Prince George’s County scratch-off fan spotted the new MONOPOLY X20 instant ticket last week and decided to try his luck, since the game just went on sale on Jan. 17. The 64-year-old…

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Maryland Lottery

The Week in Winners: Severn Mega Millions Ticket Makes a New Maryland Millionaire

Players across Maryland won more than $28.7 million during week ending Jan. 23 The Mega Millions jackpot is rolling, and one Maryland Lottery player in Severn won a $1 million second-tier prize in the national jackpot game last week. Meanwhile,…

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AG Ferguson files lawsuit against Google for secretly tracking consumers’ location

Google continued to track users even after they turned off location tracking settings OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson will file a lawsuit today against technology giant Google for deceptively leading consumers to believe that they have control over how…

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Maryland Lottery

Texas Resident Scoops up $100,000 Maryland Lottery Souvenir

Finds top prize win on Big Cash Riches instant ticket A scratch-off player from Garland, Texas found a great Maryland souvenir that will bring fond memories for years to come. She won a $100,000 top prize on the Big Cash…

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Washington, D.C. Woman Wins $30,000 Playing FAST PLAY Ticket

Game’s quick pace attracts regular player to new ticket While the board game takes time to play, the quick pace of the FAST PLAY MONOPOLY Game Tokens ticket attracted a Washington, D.C. player to the $3 game. “I like the…

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St. Mary’s County College Student Beats Racetrax Odds, Wins $29,295.70

Winner Brooke Adkins of Mechanicsville and family friend Jeff Lee celebrate in the Lottery Winner’s Circle. Superfecta Box Bet delivers big prize A college student from St. Mary’s County who plays Racetrax occasionally beat the odds on a recent wager,…

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State Police Motor Carrier Officers Join Forces to Fight Human Trafficking

During National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Michigan State Police (MSP) motor carrier officers are teaming up with officers from neighboring states to raise awareness of human trafficking.

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Ashcroft’s Office Receives Final Redistricting House Map – Applauds Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJan 21 2022Contact: JoDonn Chaney, (573) 526-0949   Ashcroft’s Office Receives Final Redistricting House Map – Applauds Commission   Jefferson City, Mo. — Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, today, expressed his congratulations to the bipartisan commission tasked with redrawing

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Maryland Lottery

White Plains Woman Applying Scratch-off Prize to Home Improvements

Claims $100,000 top prize on Power 10s game A Charles County resident can soon plug in her power tools to make some needed home repairs, thanks to a lucky Power 10s scratch-off. The 62-year-old has a $100,000 Lottery windfall to…

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Maryland Lottery

Jump to $20 Scratch-Off Results in $50,000 Win for Indian Head Woman

Hot score expands possibilities for upcoming wedding A Maryland Lottery enthusiast from Charles County who usually plays instant tickets in the $2 to $5 range switched up her game and found success. She bought a $20 Money Explosion scratch-off and…

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New Lottery Millionaire in Severn Quietly Keeping Life the Same

Big score in Jan. 18 Mega Millions drawing will pay off mortgage, put kids through college A new millionaire in Anne Arundel County doesn’t feel any differently yet after winning the $1 million second-tier prize in the Jan. 18 Mega…

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Navient Settlement

What is Navient? Navient is a company that services federal and private student loans. Until recently, Navient had a contract to service federal student loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education, including a large number of loans made under…

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Federal Medical Team Headed to St. Louis to Assist Hospital Staff Following State Request

Federal Medical Team Headed to St. Louis to Assist Hospital Staff Following State Request johnathan.shiflett Fri, 01/21/2022 – 11:08 January 21, 2022 Jefferson City Today, Governor Mike Parson announced a specialized medical team of U.S. military personnel, which includes doctors…

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