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Updated: 10:02 p.m. EDT (0202 GMT) -- 22 August 2001
Powerball frenzy builds
Powerball lottery fever spread across the country as players snatched up tickets in the hope of winning Wednesday night's estimated $200 million jackpot, one of the largest payouts in history.
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