March 13, 2008 in City

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review

Wednesday’s Washington Daily Game: 5-7-8

Wednesday’s Washington Lotto: 7-9-36-37-40-42

No winner. Next jackpot: $2.6 million.

Wednesday’s Washington Keno:4-10-14- 16-20-21-34-39-43-51-56-58-60- 61-62-69-71-74-78-80

Wednesday’s Hit 5:2-7-30-34-36

No winner. Next jackpot: $260,000.

Wednesday’s Powerball:12-19-30-34-36 Power Ball: 8

Wednesday’s Wild Card:3-17-20-28-29 Wild Card: Q♦

Wednesday’s Montana Cash: 6-10-23-26-34

Today in history

1925: A law went into effect in Tennessee prohibiting the teaching of the theory of evolution.

1933: Banks began to reopen after a “holiday” declared by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

1964: Bar manager Catherine “Kitty” Genovese, 28, was stabbed to death near her New York home; the case generated controversy over charges that Genovese’s neighbors had failed to respond to her cries for help.

1980: Ford Motor Co. Chairman Henry Ford II announced he was stepping down, the same day a jury in Winamac, Ind., found the company innocent of reckless homicide in the fiery deaths of three young women in a Ford Pinto.

1996: A gunman burst into an elementary school in Dunblane, Scotland, and opened fire, killing 16 children and one teacher before killing himself.

2007: Attorney General Alberto Gonzales admitted mistakes in how the Justice Department handled the dismissal of eight prosecutors but said he wouldn’t resign.

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