Florida Lottery News
20-year-old claims $451 million jackpot, hopes to 'do some good for humanity'
A $451 million mystery is over. A 20-year-old "retired" background screening worker from Florida claimed the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions lottery history, lotto officials confirmed. Shane Missler, of Port Richey, was the lone winner of the Jan. 5 jackpot. He elected to take a lump sum
Mega Millions jackpot winner in Florida remains a mystery
A cashier who works in the Florida 7-Eleven where the winning ticket for the $450 million Mega Millions prize was sold says has "no idea" who hit the jackpot. Rachel Vanderwiede is one of two clerks at a 7-Eleven in Port Richey, Florida, who could have sold the Quick Pick ticket that won Friday
Mega Millions winning ticket sold in Florida for $450 million
There's a Mega Millions ticket holder in Florida who's starting the new year on a very prosperous note: The unidentified individual is the winner of Friday night's drawing for the $450 million Mega Millions jackpot, lottery officials announced this morning. The winning ticket was purchased at a
Last call for the Powerball Jackpot
Next tonight here, the secretary biggest Powerball ever. $700 million on the line tonight, and once and for all, what are the luckiest numbers? ABC's gio Benitez asked that question today. Reporter: Tonight, just hours to go before the nation finds out if someone among us becomes very rich. If you
Jeffrey Earnhardt to make first career Daytona 500 start
Jeffrey Earnhardt , a grandson of NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt and nephew of Dale Earnhardt Jr., will make his first Daytona 500 start later this month as he has secured a ride as the primary driver of the Circle Sport with TMG No. 33 car. The 27-year-old has 24 career NASCAR Cup Series
Second Historic Powerball Jackpot Winners to Come Forward Today
The people who purchased one of the three winning Powerball tickets for January's historic jackpot will be announced today in Florida. There were three winners of the $1.58 billion jackpot. One ticket was bought in Tennessee, one in Florida and one in California. Split three ways, each winning
Florida Winners of Historic $1.58 Billion Powerball Jackpot Claim Prize
The Florida winners of the historic $1.58 billion Powerball jackpot that sparked a frenzy last month claimed their prize, the Florida Lottery said in a press releases. One of three winning tickets was purchased from a Publix supermarket in Melbourne. A press conference is set to take place at the
7-Time Lottery Winner Reveals How to Increase Chances of Winning: Part 3
Richard Lustig made millions in the Florida lottery, with wins ranging from $10,000 to over $800,000.
Lottery Winning-Office Pool Shares Winnings With Co-Worker: Part 1
Laurie Finkelstein-Reader and her team offered Jennifer Maldonado, who didn't join the pool, a cut of their winnings.
Powerball Lottery: What's Next for the Winners
After the glow of a Powerball victory begins to dim, there are state-specific regulations that the winners have to keep in mind in order to collect their share of the $1.586 billion. While none of the three winners have come forward publicly yet, they all will eventually because California, Florida