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41 min ago | York Dispatch
A Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million from the Tuesday, Sept. 16, drawing was sold in York County, the Pennsylvania Lottery announced Wednesday morning.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
Carole Hedinger, New Jersey Lottery Executive Director, announced that while there were no jackpot or second New Jersey prizewinners of the Mega Millions game, there was one $5,000 third prizewinning ticket that matched 4 white balls and the Gold Mega Ball for the Tuesday, Sept. 16 drawing.
9 hrs ago | Denbighshire Free Press
A BODELWYDDAN father-of-five has warned of the dangers of gambling after spending 60,000 in six months on National Lottery scratchcards. Mark Thomas, aged 50, of Ffordd Terfyn, said his addiction, which he said has taken over his life, has seen him lose his life savings He said: "This problem has taken all of my savings in a six month period.
9 hrs ago | MLive.com
No one matched the Mega Millions winning numbers on Sept. 16, 2014, increasing the next jackpot to $72 million.
Someone in Michigan could be getting life changing money this week. The estimated Powerball Jackpot for Wednesday's drawing is 171-million dollars and even the lump sum cash option is 102-million.
Dozens of Fun 5's players have complained to Dawn Nettles, whose website tracks games and rules, that they should have won by scratching off a money bag symbol. She says she thinks ticket buyers have a strong case, based on the language on the ticket.
An Augusta man has won a brand-new vehicle playing an instant game from the Georgia Lottery. Milton Singleton, 49, won a 2014 Kia Soul from being selected as a winner of the 21 Black Series Second Chance Promotion.
Ryan Waggoner of Walla Walla won a $50,000 top prize playing Washington's Lottery "Spy Some Cash" Scratch game. Waggoner's big win came in the wake of a number of smaller Lottery wins over the last several weeks.
A million-dollar mystery has been solved. According to the Washington state lottery, the Blue Dragonfly Joint Revocable Trust has claimed the $7.3 million prize.
If Scotland votes to separate from the United Kingdom on Thursday, could nationalists have a lucky lottery ticket to thank? Three years ago, Colin Weir, a former television cameraman, and his wife, Christine, a former psychiatric nurse, were enjoying a night watching CSI on the telly. Before going to bed, Christine decided to check their lottery ticket numbers.
Florida universities say they need millions to deal with the fallout from changes to the state's popular Bright Futures scholarship program. The Board of Governors is expected this week to discuss a $45 million boost in financial aid that goes to students who come from lower income families.
Edward Putman, who carried on claiming nearly A 13,000 in benefits after scooping A 5 million on the lottery in 2009, submitted plans to build a 30-bedroom motel in Station Road, Kings Langley. The 47-year-old was jailed for nine months after admitting benefit fraud at St Albans Crown Court in July 2012.
It's time to break out the albums, paper trimmers and stickers with vacation season over as well as a new school year underway.
WINNING FEELING: A $7 million Lotto ticket sold at Feilding Video Centre and manager Shirley Hearn and Sharon Jensen, assistant manager, are buzzing. The ticket netted the lucky winner both the $7m Powerball first division prize and $200,000 from first division during Saturday night's Lotto draw.
Rick Hansen welcomed The Countess of Wessex to the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Sunday for a tour showcasing ground-breaking innovations in spinal cord injury care and research. Sir Elton, now 67, was in fine vocal form, belting out the words with a thunderous tone matching the way he hammered the keys on his Yamaha grand piano.
Eating your fiance's last ice-cream bar may not be a smart thing to do, but the craving certainly paid off for an Orillia, Ont., woman. A trip to the local store to "replace" the treat - and a Lotto Max ticket purchased there - have made the newly engaged couple Ontario's latest multimillionaires.
The Manitoba government said it's savings are 'overwhelmingly positive' from the merger of its liquor and lotteries commissions. "In Budget 2012, our government gave direction to begin the merger of Liquor and Lotteries in order to reduce administrative spending, find efficiencies and improve services," said Ron Lemieux, the minister responsible for Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 01:55 pm
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