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Posted: December 1, 2012 at 2:54 a.m.

Cindy Hill, 51, who was laid off from her office-manager job in June 2010, said she, her husband, Mark, 52, and their children are going to have “a pretty good Christmas” after the couple won half of a record $588 million Powerball jackpot and opted to take their payout in a lump sum, which works out to about $136.5 million after taxes.

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