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Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $291 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $291 Million

The Mega Millions lottery is seeing the biggest jackpot in nearly two years this week, with the pot reaching $291 million for Friday night’s drawing – the cash option is $157 million. All of the game’s players failed to match …

Mega Millions Produces No Winner Tuesday Mega Millions Produces No Winner Tuesday
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7, 12, 41, 44 and 59, Mega Ball 3. No player matched all six numbers in Tuesday night’s drawing (though one lucky player from Missouri matched the first five numbers for a $1 million prize). This means the Mega Millions …

Mega Millions Jackpot Nearing $300 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Nearing $300 Million

So far this year, the Mega Millions jackpot has not reached the $300 million mark. However, it looks like that is about to change as the current jackpot for Friday’s drawing is estimated at $291 million with a cash option …

Mega Millions: $230 Million Jackpot for Black Friday Mega Millions: $230 Million Jackpot for Black Friday

Feeling lucky? Need a little extra holiday cash? How about holiday cash for the rest of your life? This year Black Friday will not only kickoff the holiday shopping season, but you will also have the opportunity to hit an …

Powerball Ticket Worth $16 Million Unclaimed Powerball Ticket Worth $16 Million Unclaimed

According to Florida lottery officials, there was a $16 million Powerball ticket sold in May that has still not been claimed. Powerball tickets have to be turned in for their winnings 180 days from the date of the drawing, and …

Unclaimed $16M Powerball Jackpot Set to Expire Unclaimed $16M Powerball Jackpot Set to Expire

There is a $16 million Powerball lottery ticket on the loose, and it has yet to be found. According to Florida Lottery officials, the jackpot remains unclaimed and is set to expire tonight, Thursday, November 21, 2013, at 11:59 p.m. …

Powerball Ticket Worth $16 Million Expires Tonight Powerball Ticket Worth $16 Million Expires Tonight

On May 25th, an unknown person or persons bought a Powerball ticket in Tampa Bay, Florida at Carollwood Market. The numbers of the ticket were: 2, 6, 19, 21, 27, Powerball number 25. That ticket wound up being a $16 …

Mega Millions Jackpot Continues To Climb Mega Millions Jackpot Continues To Climb

The Mega Millions jackpot is continuing to climb after no one matched all six numbers during Tuesday night’s drawing. The jackpot is now at a whopping $181 million, and if not one matches the numbers on Friday, that number may …

Mega Millions Jackpot Will Roll to $149 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Will Roll to $149 Million
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All you need is a dollar and a dream. And that dream will have to wait for the millions of people who purchased a Mega Millions ticket in hopes to strike gold on Tuesday night. The winning numbers were: 20, …

Powerball Winner First In California Powerball Winner First In California

California now has its first Powerball winner! Carlo Mitchell claimed the $213 million jackpot that was drawn on October 23. Carlo’s wife, Erlinda Mitchell, always thought that purchasing the Powerball tickets was a waste of money and that her husband …

Powerball Winner of $213 Million Jackpot Speaks Powerball Winner of $213 Million Jackpot Speaks
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Whenever discussions of playing the lottery come up, people are always quick to point out the odds of winning – 1 in 175,223,510 – a figure that Powerball winner Carlo Mitchell’s wife adamantly pointed out every time her husband played: …

Mega Millions Jackpot Estimated $115 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Estimated $115 Million
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No one matched the Mega Millions numbers last night, which increases the total jackpot to $115 million. The winning numbers for the November 5 drawing were, 2-11-42-64-74 and Mega Ball: 2. The estimated jackpot for this drawing was $99 million. …

Winning Maryland Mega Millions Ticket: $189 Million Winning Maryland Mega Millions Ticket: $189 Million

Sukhwinder Singh didn’t believe the news when he got a call at 6am Wednesday, telling him he sold the winning Mega Millions ticket. “I thought it was somebody joking with me,” said the Dash In convenience store owner,“This is the …

$400M Lottery Winner Claims Prize, Remains Anonymous $400M Lottery Winner Claims Prize, Remains Anonymous

The Powerball website indicates that the statistical chances of matching all six of the winning numbers is approximately 1 in 175 million. However, with a stroke of luck, one man beat those staggering odds after playing the lottery for the …

Powerball: Someone in SC Won $400 Million Jackpot Powerball: Someone in SC Won $400 Million Jackpot
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Someone in South Carolina is a little bit richer after winning the $400 million jackpot in the Powerball lottery. The lucky winner, whose name hasn’t yet been released, was the only person to pick the following numbers in Wednesday’s night …

Powerball: No Winner in Saturday’s Drawing Powerball: No Winner in Saturday’s Drawing

According to the Powerball’s official website, there were no winners of the Saturday, September 14 drawing. Saturday’s jackpot was $317 million, which had a cash option of approximately $176 million, after no one matched all six numbers on Wednesday’s drawing. …

Powerball and Mega Millions Climb To $317 and $130 Million Powerball and Mega Millions Climb To $317 and $130 Million

Lottery jackpots continue to climb after no one matched all six numbers with the Mega Ball on Friday night. The $119 million jackpot on Friday had risen after no one won in Tuesday night’s drawing. The Powerball jackpot on Friday …

Powerball Jackpot Tops $300 Million Powerball Jackpot Tops $300 Million

The Powerball jackpot has topped $300 million once again, for the fourth time this year. The lottery game has only had eleven jackpots total that topped that figure. Wednesday night’s drawing yielded the numbers 11, 19, 33, 42 and 52, …

Million Dollar Lotto Ticket Found in Trash Million Dollar Lotto Ticket Found in Trash

In a move sure to go down in history as one of the greatest near misses of all time, a couple in North Attleborough, Massachusetts threw away a million dollar-winning lottery ticket. According to WPTV, Joseph and Joanne Zagami of …

Man Gets Max Jail Time for Stolen $5M Lottery Ticket Man Gets Max Jail Time for Stolen $5M Lottery Ticket

Despite being told in advertisements that it is “only a game”, people take the lottery very seriously. A man in Illinois won a million-dollar scratch-off ticket back in January. The day after he got his winnings, he dropped dead of …

$590 Million Jackpot Finally Claimed in Florida [UPDATED] $590 Million Jackpot Finally Claimed in Florida [UPDATED]

UPDATE: The winner is Gloria C. Mackenzie, an 84-year-old woman. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Florida Lottery officials have confirmed that someone has finally come forward to claim that $590.5 million Powerball jackpot. They’re set to have a press conference this afternoon. After …