Tuesday’s Wash. Daily Game: 5-7-9.
Tuesday’s Washington Keno: 3-9-10- 15-17-22-26-28-30-40-42-43-47- 50-58-68-69-73-75-76.
Tues. Mega Millions: 4-10-20-29-45.
Mega Ball: 21.
Today in history
1844: Mormon leader Joseph Smith and his brother, Hyrum, were killed by a mob in Carthage, Ill.
1950: The U.N. Security Council passed a resolution calling on member nations to help South Korea repel an invasion from the North.
1957: More than 500 people were killed when Hurricane Audrey slammed through coastal Louisiana and Texas.
1969: Police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York’s Greenwich Village; patrons fought back in clashes considered the birth of the gay rights movement.
1977: The Supreme Court struck down state laws and bar association rules that prohibited lawyers from advertising their fees for routine services.
2002: In a landmark church-state decision, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that tuition vouchers were constitutional.
2001: A constitutional amendment to ban desecration of the American flag died in a Senate cliffhanger, falling one vote short of the 67 needed to send it to states for ratification.
2001: The Surgeon General said breathing any amount of someone else’s tobacco smoke harms nonsmokers.
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