August 9, 2006 in City

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review

Tuesday’s Wash. Daily Game: 7-7-5.

Tuesday’s Keno: 4-8-12-14-15-19- 27-30-33-34-38-50-57-63-64-65- 75-76-77-79.

Tuesday’s Mega Millions: 1-5-13-18-33.

Mega Ball: 30.

Today in history

1854: Henry David Thoreau published “Walden,” which described his experiences while living near Walden Pond in Massachusetts.

1945: Three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, the United States exploded a nuclear device over Nagasaki, killing an estimated 74,000 people.

1969: Actress Sharon Tate and four other people were found brutally murdered in Tate’s Los Angeles home; Charles Manson and his disciples were later convicted of the crime.

1974: President Nixon’s resignation took effect. Vice President Gerald R. Ford became the nation’s 38th chief executive.

2001: President Bush approved federal funding only for existing lines of embryonic stem cells.

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