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Couple wins $2.4 million from fabled Las Vegas slot machine
Couple wins $2.4 million from fabled Las Vegas slot machine

A New Hampshire couple won a $2.4-million jackpot at a vaunted Las Vegas slot machine, ending a 20-year run in which many contestants tried and failed to coax a giant payout from the recalcitrant machine. Walter and Linda Misco of Chester, N.H., on Friday night inserted a $100 bill into the "Lion's Share" slot machine at the MGM Grand and played for five minutes before hitting the jackpot. ------------ FOR THE RECORD Aug. 24, 10:35 a.m.: An earlier version of this post said the couple played for five minutes before inserting a $100 bill into the machine. The couple inserted the bill first. ------------ The game, which is the last progressive slot machine left on the...

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