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Daybreak: Dec. 19, 2008

Posted: December 18, 2008 8:51 p.m.
Updated: December 19, 2008 4:30 a.m.

First Word
"We're utilizing some pretty cutting-edge technology at this year's (New Year's Eve) ball."
­- Dave Chase, LETMESAIL board member (click here for story)

Today in History
Today is Friday, Dec. 19, the 354th day of 2008. There are 12 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On Dec. 19, 1843, "A Christmas Carol," by Charles Dickens, was first published in England.

One year ago: Rescuers found Frederick Dominguez and his three children, who had been lost in the mountains for three days during a snowstorm, in a northern California ravine.

Five years ago: Design plans were unveiled for the signature skyscraper - a 1,776-foot glass tower - at the site of the World Trade Center in New York City.

Country singer Little Jimmy Dickens is 88. Composer-lyricist Robert Sherman ("Mary Poppins") is 83. Actress Cicely Tyson is 75. Rhythm-and-blues singer-musician Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) is 67. Actor Tim Reid is 64. Paleontologist Richard E. Leakey is 64. Rock singer Alvin Lee (Ten Years After) is 64. Actress Elaine Joyce is 63. Musician John McEuen is 63. Singer Janie Fricke is 61. Jazz musician Lenny White is 59. Actor Mike Lookinland is 48. Actress Jennifer Beals is 45. Actor Scott Cohen is 44. Actor Robert MacNaughton is 42. Magician Criss Angel is 41. Rock musician Kevin Shepard is 40. Actress Kristy Swanson is 39. Model Tyson Beckford is 38.

Mega Millions
10-14-16-29-40 Mega: 6
Draw date: Tuesday, Dec. 16
Jackpot: $16 million

20-34-41-42-46 Mega: 26
Draw date: Wednesday, Dec. 17
Jackpot: $33 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Thursday, Dec. 18

Daily 4
Draw date: Thursday, Dec. 18

Daily 3
Midday: 4-0-3
Evening: 6-7-4
Draw date: Thursday, Dec. 18

Daily Derby
1st: 07 Eureka
2nd: 01 Gold Rush
3rd: 11 Money Bags
Race time: 1:44.23
Draw date: Thursday, Dec. 18


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