August 25, 2006 in City

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review

Thursday’s Wash. Daily Game: 0-6-8.

Thursday’s Keno: 1-3-4-7-9-10- 14-17-27-30-36-46-53-55-58-59- 60-64-77-78.

Today in history

1875: Captain Matthew Webb became the first person to swim across the English Channel, getting from Dover, England, to Calais, France, in 22 hours.

1944: During World War II, Paris was liberated by Allied forces after four years of Nazi occupation.

1950: President Truman ordered the Army to seize control of the nation’s railroads to avert a strike.

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