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January 8, 2020, 1:06 PM

Mom hits 'twin lottery' with two sets in one year

Having two sets of twins in one calendar year? You're probably more likely to win lottery.
January 8, 2020, 1:06 PM
Mom hits 'twin lottery' with two sets in one year
1 month ago

One lucky person in Ohio won a $372 million lottery jackpot

Somebody in Ohio is going to have an incredible holiday season after they won $372 million in Tuesday’s Mega Million jackpot.
1 month ago
One lucky person in Ohio won a $372 million lottery jackpot
1 month ago

Ohio Mega Millions player wins $372M

An unidentified lucky winner who used the quick pay feature at Giant Eagle in Mentor, Ohio, won the jackpot with a cash payout of $251 million.
1 month ago
Ohio Mega Millions player wins $372M
1 month ago

Winning Mega Millions ticket worth $372M sold in Ohio

A winning Mega Millions ticket worth $372 million was sold at a Giant Eagle supermarket in Mentor, a suburb of Cleveland
1 month ago
Winning Mega Millions ticket worth $372M sold in Ohio
2 months ago

Lottery group settles with winner who sought bigger prize

A national lottery group was rocked by an insider’s jackpot-rigging conspiracy.
2 months ago
3 months ago

Bartender tipped with winning $50,000 lottery ticket

The ticket was bought from a lottery machine inside the Missouri bar.
3 months ago
Bartender tipped with winning $50K lottery ticket
3 months ago

North Carolina man battling cancer wins $200,000 lottery on his last day of chemotherapy

Ronnie Foster, of Pink Hill, North Carolina, found out that he'd won a $200,000 lottery prize as he made his way to his final cancer treatment.
3 months ago
Man battling cancer wins $200,000 lottery on his last day of chemotherapy
3 months ago

Man wins lottery prize on way for cancer treatment

A North Carolina man won $200,000 on the way to his last round of chemotherapy.
3 months ago
3 months ago

Michigan couple wins $80M in Powerball drawing

The couple plans to share the money with their seven children and 21 grandchildren.
3 months ago
Michigan couple wins $80M in Powerball drawing
4 months ago

Did you buy a Texas lottery ticket? You could be a $227 million winner

A mystery person has won a $227 million Texas Lottery Mega Millions ticket.
4 months ago
Mystery person wins $227 million lottery ticket
4 months ago

Detour leads Massachusetts man, Peter Levesque, to a $10 million lottery win

A detour led a Massachusetts man to a $10 million lottery ticket.
4 months ago
Detour leads man to a $10 million lottery win
4 months ago

Numbers game: Missouri couple wins 2nd big Lottery prize

Don't try telling Marilyn and Jimmie Lovelace lightning doesn't strike twice.
4 months ago
4 months ago

Ohio teacher still plans to work after hitting $5 million jackpot

An Ohio teacher has no plans to quit after winning $5 million.
4 months ago
Teacher still plans to work after hitting $5 million jackpot
5 months ago

Canadian man wins lottery after playing the same numbers for 30 years

Edmonton resident Bon Truong won the $60 million jackpot after 30 years of playing the same combination of personal dates and family birthdays. He claimed the prize 10 months after winning.
5 months ago
Canadian man wins lottery after playing the same numbers for 30 years
6 months ago

Duterte halts Philippine lotteries amid alleged corruption

The Philippine president has ordered the indefinite closure of popular lotteries run by the government's sweepstakes agency due to alleged massive corruption and says even courts can't stop his order
6 months ago
7 months ago

More than 2,000 people win lottery prizes in North Carolina by matching the winning numbers of 0-0-0-0

More than 2,000 people in North Carolina won lottery prizes by playing the numbers 0-0-0-0 in a Carolina Pick 4 game over the weekend, resulting in a $7.8 million payout.
7 months ago
More than 2,000 people win lottery prizes by matching numbers 0-0-0-0
7 months ago

Charlotte couple's court dispute over half a million lottery ticket

A Charlotte woman is suing after she claims her girlfriend stole her winning lottery ticket and claimed it for herself.
7 months ago
Charlotte couple's court dispute over half a million lottery ticket
7 months ago

Single ticket in California claims $530 million Mega Millions jackpot

The winner was the biggest since last October.
7 months ago
Single ticket claims $530 million Mega Millions jackpot
7 months ago

Lottery win delays summer job talk for college student

A father-son talk about a summer job is on the backburner after a New Jersey college student won a $1 million lottery prize
7 months ago
8 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot rises to $475 million with no winner Friday

Grab your lottery tickets because the drawing for the $444 Mega Millions jackpot is tonight.
8 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot rises to $475 million
9 months ago

Report: Petty crooks' $5M UK lottery win raises suspicions

The pair purchased a winning lottery ticket with a stolen debit card.
9 months ago
Report: Petty crooks' $5M lottery win raises suspicions
9 months ago

24-year-old wins $768 million jackpot

Wisconsin resident Manuel Franco said he has been playing the lottery since he turned 18 and will receive just over $326 million after taxes, officials said.
9 months ago
24-year-old wins $768 million jackpot
9 months ago

Meet America's newest Powerball winner

Manuel Franco, 24, from Wisconsin, won the $786 million jackpot.
9 months ago
Meet America's newest Powerball winner
9 months ago

Wisconsin man wins $768M Powerball jackpot

Manuel Franco, 24, said winning "feels like a dream."
9 months ago
Wisconsin man wins $768M Powerball jackpot
9 months ago

24-year-old Wisconsin man Manuel Franco is winner of $768 million Powerball jackpot: 'It feels like a dream'

The winning ticket was sold in March at a Speedway in New Berlin, Wisconsin.
9 months ago
Winner of $768 million Powerball jackpot comes forward
9 months ago

Powerball winner, 90, sues son, says money invested poorly

A 90-year-old Florida woman who took home $278 million from a winning Powerball ticket six years ago has sued her son and his financial advisers, claiming the money was put into poor investments while she was being charged $2 million in fees
9 months ago
10 months ago

'GMA' Hot List: Winning Powerball ticket was sold in Wisconsin

Plus, Anna Chlumksy and Reid Scott share their favorite "Veep" insults, and celebrity chef Rachael Ray weighs in on the viral bagel-slicing debate.
10 months ago
'GMA' Hot List: Winning Powerball ticket was sold in Wisconsin
10 months ago

Single winning Powerball ticket sold at Speedway in Wisconsin

The mystery winner, who cannot remain anonymous under state law, has 180 days to claim the jackpot.
10 months ago
Single winning Powerball ticket sold at Speedway in Wisconsin
10 months ago

$768.4M Powerball jackpot winner has not come forward yet

The winning ticket was sold in New Berlin, Wisconsin and has a cash value of an estimated $477 million.
10 months ago
$768.4M Powerball jackpot winner has not come forward yet
10 months ago

Mystery winner of $768.4M Powerball jackpot in Wisconsin has not come forward yet, has 180 days to do so

The jackpot will have a cash value of an estimated $477 million.
10 months ago
Winner of $768.4M Powerball jackpot has not come forward yet, has 180 days to do so
10 months ago

Winning $768 million Powerball ticket sold in Wisconsin

One winning ticket for the third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history was sold in New Berlin, Wisconsin.
10 months ago
Winning $768 million Powerball ticket sold in Wisconsin
10 months ago

Fourth-largest Powerball jackpot in US history reaches at least $750M

The lump sum payout is more than $465 million but the odds of winning is 1 in $292 million.
10 months ago
Fourth-largest Powerball jackpot in US history reaches at least $750M
10 months ago

Powerball jackpot climbs to $625 million

The largest Powerball jackpot of the year rose to over half a billion dollars on Wednesday.
10 months ago
Powerball jackpot climbs to $625 million
10 months ago

Powerball jackpot climbs to $625 million as no one wins again

The pot rose to over half a billion dollars on Wednesday.
10 months ago
Powerball jackpot climbs to $625 million as no one wins again
10 months ago

$550 million Powerball jackpot on the line tonight

Tonight's drawing is the eighth largest in the game's history.
10 months ago
$550 million Powerball jackpot on the line tonight
10 months ago

Powerball grows to $550 million as jackpot goes unclaimed again

It's the biggest Powerball jackpot in 2019.
10 months ago
Powerball grows to $550 million as jackpot goes unclaimed again
10 months ago

Powerball jackpot grows to $550M

The largest Powerball jackpot so far this year keeps climbing.
10 months ago
Powerball jackpot grows to $550M
10 months ago

$1.5 billion Mega Millions winner decided to buy ticket while on a 'scenic drive'

A woman was on a scenic drive and decided to buy a lottery ticket -- which won her $1.5 billion in Mega Millions.
10 months ago
What Mega Millions winner plans to do with some of her $1.5 billion fortune
10 months ago

Powerball jackpot inches closer to half a billion with no winner in $414 million drawing

It's the biggest Powerball jackpot so far this year.
10 months ago
No winner Saturday brings Powerball jackpot to $448 million
10 months ago

New Jersey man wins $273 million Mega Millions jackpot after forgetting ticket

Mike Weirsky won a $273 million New Jersey Mega Millions after forgetting his ticket at the store.
10 months ago
Man wins $273 million Mega Millions jackpot after forgetting ticket
10 months ago

Cashier reunites with man who left $273M lotto ticket

Mike Weirsky, 54, may have lost out on his winning ticket if not for the good deed of Phil Campolo, a cashier at a convenience store in New Jersey.
10 months ago
Cashier reunites with man who left $273M lotto ticket
10 months ago

New Jersey handyman comes forward as $273M lottery winner

Michael Weirsky, who accidentally left his lottery tickets at the store after he'd bought them, expressed thanks to the good Samaritan who turned them in to the clerk.
10 months ago
New Jersey handyman comes forward as $273M lottery winner
10 months ago

New Jersey man wins $273 Mega Millions jackpot

The newly minted millionaire said the first thing he was going to do was buy a pickup truck.
10 months ago
New Jersey man wins $273 Mega Millions jackpot
10 months ago

Mystery grips South Carolina town over anonymous $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot winner

This is the largest jackpot payout to a single winner in U.S. history.
10 months ago
Mystery surrounds $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot winner who claimed prize
10 months ago

$1.5 billion jackpot claimed one month before deadline

The sole, anonymous winner of the record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot has finally come forward in South Carolina.
10 months ago
$1.5 billion jackpot claimed one month before deadline
10 months ago

Winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot

The sole winner of the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot from October 2018 has come forward and submitted a claim for the prize, lottery officials announced.
10 months ago
Winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot
1 year ago

Brooklyn truck driver collects $298M Powerball jackpot winnings

David Johnson said he had already quit his job and planned to treat himself to a red Porsche.
1 year ago
Brooklyn truck driver collects $298M Powerball jackpot winnings
1 year ago

Brooklyn man to pocket more than $114M, winning second-largest jackpot in state lottery history

David Johnson said he didn't think he had a chance at winning the lottery but a coworker urged him to check his Powerball numbers.
1 year ago
Man wins more than $114M in Powerball jackpot
1 year ago

Man allegedly tries to cash in stolen $10M scratch ticket: Authorities

Police were tipped off when the California man's roommate reported his lottery ticket stolen.
1 year ago
Man allegedly tries to cash in stolen $10M scratch ticket: Authorities
1 year ago

Single winner takes $425M Mega Millions jackpot

One person in New York will be ringing in 2019 with a whole lot of cash.
1 year ago
Single winner takes $425M Mega Millions jackpot