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Bartender finds $20 bill, wins $1 million California lottery with it

- A Bay Area man who found a $20 bill on a street outside San Francisco International Airport used it to play the California lottery and won $1 million, a lottery spokesman said on Monday.

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Balkans out-score EU at Vienna diplomacy soccer

VIENNA - The European Union might have had a better start, but in the end it was the Balkan countries who brought the game home in this unlikely diplomatic soccer match on Wednesday to kick off the Western Balkan summit in Vienna.

Sports, 26 Aug 2015

L.A. County leaders wash cars two-three times a week amid drought: report

LOS ANGELES - Despite a devastating four-year drought that has forced strict water conservation measures across California, most Los Angeles County supervisors still have their cars washed two or three times a week, a local newspaper reported.

Environment 26 Aug 2015

California man bitten by rattlesnake he picked up for photo: local media

LOS ANGELES - A Southern California man who picked up a rattlesnake to pose for a photograph was badly hurt when the reptile bit him on the hand, a Los Angeles television station reported.

U.S., 26 Aug 2015

Fate of 1,404 bottles of rare wine rests with Pennsylvania judge

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The fate of 1,404 bottles of rare wine seized from a private collector under Pennsylvania's strict liquor laws hangs on a judge's ruling next week on a loophole that may allow hospital "use" of forfeited liquor.

25 Aug 2015

No charges for Missouri homeowner over military headstone patio

- A Missouri man who used dozens of military headstones to make a patio at his house will not face criminal charges and the headstones would be destroyed, authorities said on Tuesday.

25 Aug 2015