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January 17, 2023, 2:53 AM

Mega Millions billion-dollar winner still a mystery

No one has publicly come forward to claim the winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket that was sold in Maine.
January 17, 2023, 2:53 AM
Mega Millions billion-dollar winner still a mystery
January 16, 2023, 1:08 PM

Winning $1 billion lottery ticket sold in small Maine town

The $1.35 billion ticket, which was sold at a gas station in Lebanon, Maine, was the second-largest in the game's history.
January 16, 2023, 1:08 PM
Winning $1 billion lottery ticket sold in small Maine town
January 15, 2023, 4:40 PM

The hunt for a Mega Millions winner

The winner of the Mega Millions $1.35 billion jackpot sold in Maine this weekend has yet to come forward.
January 15, 2023, 4:40 PM
The hunt for a Mega Millions winner
January 15, 2023, 4:34 PM

Mega Millions jackpot winning ticket sold in Maine

Mega Millions jackpot prize surged to $1.35 billion, the second-largest prize in the game's history, but one lucky person in Maine has matched all the winning numbers.
January 15, 2023, 4:34 PM
Gas station owner thrilled he sold winning Mega Millions ticket
January 15, 2023, 1:14 AM

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Maine

Plus, a local hero in Buffalo, New York, is rewarded with Super Bowl tickets.
January 15, 2023, 1:14 AM
Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Maine
January 14, 2023, 3:57 PM

Mega Millions jackpot winner from Maine

This is the second largest Mega Millions jackpot and 4th largest in U.S. history.
January 14, 2023, 3:57 PM
Mega Millions jackpot winner from Maine
January 14, 2023, 3:02 AM

$1 million Powerball winner sets sights on record-breaking Mega Millions drawing

A Michigan woman who won the $1 million Powerball plans to play the historically high Mega Millions.
January 14, 2023, 3:02 AM
$1 million Powerball winner sets sights on record-breaking Mega Millions drawing
January 14, 2023, 1:38 AM

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.35 billion

Friday night’s drawing is the second largest in the game’s history.
January 14, 2023, 1:38 AM
Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.35 billion
January 13, 2023, 4:30 PM

So you won the Mega Millions jackpot. What happens now?

For those lucky winners who become millionaires overnight, what comes next?
January 13, 2023, 4:30 PM
So you won the Mega Millions jackpot. What happens now?
January 13, 2023, 1:16 PM

Jackpot climbs to over $1B as lotto fever increases

Joni Thompson played Powerball in Michigan for the first time in November and won $1 million after her ticket was just one digit off.
January 13, 2023, 1:16 PM
Jackpot climbs to over $1B as lotto fever increases
January 13, 2023, 12:07 PM

$15.1 million winning lottery ticket purchased in town called 'Luck'

Luck struck at a grocery store in Luck, Wisconsin, last week.
January 13, 2023, 12:07 PM
$15.1 million winning lottery ticket purchased in town called 'Luck'
January 11, 2023, 3:53 PM

No Mega Millions winner Tuesday, next jackpot now $1.35 billion

The jackpot for Friday night has now climbed to an estimated $1.35 billion.
January 11, 2023, 3:53 PM
No Mega Millions winner, jackpot grows to $1.35B
January 11, 2023, 2:46 AM

One 'lucky' town hits big jackpot

Residents of Luck, Wisconsin are clamoring with excitement after a $15.1 million Megabucks ticket was sold last week.
January 11, 2023, 2:46 AM
One 'lucky' town hits big jackpot
January 11, 2023, 1:55 AM

Mega Millions jackpot balloons to over $1B

The winning numbers were drawn Friday night for the Mega Millions jackpot worth an estimated $940 million. After no winner was declared, the prize surpassed $1.1 billion.
January 11, 2023, 1:55 AM
Mega Millions jackpot balloons to over $1B
January 10, 2023, 3:04 AM

Mega Millions hits $1.1B ahead of drawing

The jackpot is the third largest in the game’s history after 24 drawings failed to produce a winner.
January 10, 2023, 3:04 AM
Mega Millions hits $1.1B ahead of drawing
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $1 billion

The Mega Millions jackpot is now estimated to be over $1 billion after no winning tickets were sold in Friday's $940 million drawing.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $1 billion
1 month ago

Healthcare workers split million dollar lottery ticket

A group of 78 health care workers in Michigan, who have been playing the lottery together for years, won a million dollar jackpot and will split their winnings.
1 month ago
Healthcare workers split million dollar lottery ticket
1 month ago

$940M Mega Millions prize just latest of massive jackpots

Call it the Golden Age of lottery jackpots
1 month ago
$940M Mega Millions prize just latest of massive jackpots
1 month ago

No Mega Millions winner means jackpot closing in on $1 billion

The Mega Millions jackpot is closing in on another 10 digit jackpot in the billions after no ticket matched all six numbers that were drawn on Tuesday night.
1 month ago
No Mega Millions winner means jackpot closing in on $1 billion
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot closes in on $1B

The estimated prize has soared to $940 million after no winner was announced on Tuesday night.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot closes in on $1B
1 month ago

Winning Mega Millions numbers drawn for estimated $785 million jackpot

The Mega Millions jackpot stands at an estimated $785 million for Tuesday night's drawing.
1 month ago
Winning Mega Millions numbers drawn for estimated $785 million jackpot
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot over $785M

The drawing is now the fourth-largest jackpot in the lottery game's 20-year history and the sixth-largest jackpot in U.S. history.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot over $785M
1 month ago

The Mega Millions jackpot inches closer to $1 billion

The prize has grown to $785 million.
1 month ago
The Mega Millions jackpot inches closer to $1 billion
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot worth more than $685 million

No one has matched all six numbers for 21 straight drawings.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot worth more than $685 million
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $640 million on Friday, after no tickets matched Tuesday's numbers

The cash prize option for Friday's drawing is expected to top $328 million, the lottery said.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $640 million
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot hits $640 million

The last drawing of the year has a pot that’s been growing since October, making it the largest ever offered around New Year's, the lottery said.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot hits $640 million
1 month ago

By the Numbers: Mega Millions jackpot

A look at the numbers behind the growing Mega Millions jackpot ahead of the final drawing of 2022.
1 month ago
By the Numbers: Mega Millions jackpot
1 month ago

No winner for Mega Millions jackpot

There was no winner in yesterday's Mega Million's $565 million prize.
1 month ago
No winner for Mega Millions jackpot
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot over half a billion dollars

No one has matched all six numbers since October.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot over half a billion dollars
1 month ago

Mega Millions jumps to $565M before Tuesday's drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot is worth $565 million and if someone wins, it would be the sixth largest prize in Mega Millions history.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jumps to $565M before Tuesday's drawing
1 month ago

Mega Millions Tuesday jackpot surpasses estimated $565M

The holiday shopping season for Mega Millions lottery tickets is ramping up
1 month ago
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $565 million

No one matched all six numbers in Friday night's drawing, and the next drawing will be held on Tuesday.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $565 million
1 month ago

Mega Millions jackpot reaches estimated $510 million

More than half-a-billion dollars is up for grabs Friday as the jackpot hits its second highest figure this year.
1 month ago
Mega Millions jackpot reaches estimated $510 million
1 month ago

Kentucky woman wins $175,000 lotto jackpot in white elephant gift exchange

Lori Janes said it was a “whirlwind of emotions” after one of the lotto scratchers she scored in her office’s holiday gift exchange ended up being worth $175,000.
1 month ago
Kentucky woman wins $175,000 lotto jackpot in white elephant gift exchange
1 month ago

Woman wins $175,000 lottery jackpot in her office's holiday white elephant gift exchange

Lori Janes "stole" $25 in scratch-off tickets from someone else and won $175,000.
1 month ago
Woman wins $175K after ending up with lottery ticket in white elephant gift exchange
3 months ago

Minnesota Lottery: Verification issue caused Powerball delay

The Minnesota Lottery says a technical issue with its two-tiered verification process was to blame for a delay in this week's record $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot drawing
3 months ago
3 months ago

Winning lottery ticket for $2 billion jackpot sold in California

The single winning Powerball ticket was sold at Joe's Service Center, a gas station near Los Angeles.
3 months ago
Winning lottery ticket for $2 billion jackpot sold in California
3 months ago

Powerball winner in California holds ticket worth more than $2 billion

A Powerball winner holds the ticket worth more than $2 billion, with the winning ticket sold at Joe’s Service Center in Altadena, California.
3 months ago
Powerball winner in California holds ticket worth more than $2 billion
3 months ago

Single $2B Powerball ticket sold in California

Someone just became a billionaire in California and ABC News’ Will Carr reports from the gas station where the record-breaking Powerball ticket was sold ahead of Monday night’s drawing.
3 months ago
Single $2B Powerball ticket sold in California
3 months ago

Single ticket wins record $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot

An estimated $2.04 billion is up for grabs in Powerball's latest drawing.
3 months ago
Single ticket wins record $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot
3 months ago

Record $1.9 billion Powerball drawing delayed

Lottery officials said Monday's jackpot was delayed "due to a participating lottery needing extra time to complete the required security protocols."
3 months ago
Record $1.9 billion Powerball drawing delayed
3 months ago

Powerball numbers drawn for record $2.04 billion jackpot

The drawing took place Tuesday morning after the drawing scheduled for Monday night was delayed.
3 months ago
Powerball numbers drawn for record $2.04 billion jackpot
3 months ago

$1.9 billion Powerball swells to biggest-ever prize

There have been 41 consecutive drawings without a winner.
3 months ago
$1.9 billion Powerball swells to biggest-ever prize
3 months ago

$1.6 billion record Powerball went without winner

The next chance to win is Monday, with the odds of winning about 1 in 300 million.
3 months ago
$1.6 billion record Powerball went without winner
3 months ago

Powerball jackpot jumps to $1.9B after no ticket won Saturday's drawing

Powerball winning numbers are drawn and broadcast live every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.
3 months ago
Powerball rises to $1.9 billion after no ticket won Saturday's jackpot
3 months ago

Largest jackpot in Powerball history

Thousands are lining up for a chance at the Powerball jackpot that is now an estimated $1.6 billion.
3 months ago
Largest jackpot in Powerball history
3 months ago

Powerball jackpot hits a world record at $1.6 billion

The Powerball jackpot has hit a world record, with the Saturday drawing worth $1.6 billion.
3 months ago
Powerball jackpot hits a world record at $1.6 billion
3 months ago

Massive Powerball jackpot now at $1.5 billion

Millions of tickets are being sold for a chance at the second-highest jackpot ever.
3 months ago
Massive Powerball jackpot now at $1.5 billion
3 months ago

In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy

The largest lottery prize in U.S. history has people across the country clamoring for a chance to win a mega jackpot
3 months ago
In the 5 states without lotteries, a case of Powerball envy
3 months ago

Powerball lottery reaches estimated $1.5B

The Powerball lottery has reached an estimated $1.5 billion, which is quickly approaching the all-time lottery record.
3 months ago
Powerball lottery reaches estimated $1.5B