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Lottery numbers

Wed., Aug. 22, 2007, midnight

Tuesday’s Wash. Daily Game: 7-9-6.

Tuesday’s Keno: 3-7-8-9-10-17-20- 28-29-31-33-42-46-65-71-73-74- 76-79-80

Tues. Mega Millions: 8-38-54-55-56.

Mega Ball: 2.

Today in history

1485: England’s King Richard III was killed in the Battle of Bosworth Field, ending the War of the Roses.

1787: Inventor John Fitch demonstrated his steamboat on the Delaware River to delegates of the Continental Congress.

1846: Gen. Stephen W. Kearny proclaimed all of New Mexico a territory of the United States.

1851: The schooner America outraced more than a dozen British vessels off the English coast to win a trophy that came to be known as the America’s Cup.

1910: Japan annexed Korea.

2001: President Bush proposed to end the government’s “hands-off” policy in national forests and ease logging restrictions in fire-prone areas.


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