Vegas Cab Driver Finds and Returns $300K

On Monday, a Las Vegas cab driver discovered in his backseat an unimaginable surprise. What Gerardo Gamboa thought was a brown paper bag filled with chocolate was actually loaded with $300,000 cash. After commuting to the Bellagio resort, a doorman…

Georgia Lottery Winner Claims Prize

One of two winners of the second largest Mega Millions jackpot in history, has come forward to claim her prize. The winning tickets were sold in Atlanta, Georgia and San Jose, California, and the Georgia winner, now identified as Ira…

Mega Millions Winning Tickets Sold In GA and CA

Two people have 636 million reasons to celebrate today, as they have won the second largest Mega Millions jackpot in history. After weeks of no one matching all six numbers, two people, one from Atlanta, Georgia, and the other from…

Mega Millions Jackpot Over $500 Million

Despite the Friday the 13th superstitions, millions of people went to their local convenience stores to purchase their Mega Millions tickets. The superstition must hold true because there were no winners during Friday night’s drawing. “Won’t it be fun if…

Mega Millions Jackpot Soars To $400 Million

The Mega Millions jackpot just keeps growing. After no one matched all six numbers (5, 12, 22, 41, 65, and mega ball 13) during last night’s drawing estimated at $344 million, the jackpot has soared to a whopping $400 million.…

Mobile Gambling Industry to Thrive in Coming Years

Mobile marketplaces such as Google Play and Apple’s App Store are now filled with millions of apps, many of which are free but require players to pay small fees to enhance their experience. Though such a business model is new…

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…

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…

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…

Powerball Winner of $213 Million Jackpot Speaks

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:…