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California Syndicate Mega Millions

California Syndicate Scoops $543,000,000 Mega Millions Jackpot

A lottery syndicate made up of eleven workers from the Wells Fargo & Co branch in California just hit the big time, scooping the end of July Mega Millions jackpot worth a staggering $543,000,000. The workers scooped the prize late in July, according to an unnamed worker who was not part of the syndicate, but […]

Mega Millions rollover

Mega Millions Jackpot Approaching $500,000,000

We talk often of life-changing lottery jackpots but maybe none quite so life-changing as the current US Mega Millions jackpot, which after a string of rollovers has climbed to a staggering $493,000,000 for the next draw. The Mega Millions jackpot began growing in the first week of May, and no one has won it since. […]

Powerball Jackpot Oregon

$150,000,000 Powerball Jackpot Lands in Oregon

We love to hear stories about big winners and today we’re celebrating the $150,000,000 US Powerball jackpot finding a winner last week. On Wednesday night a single ticket holder became the latest big US multi-state winner and the winning ticket was sold in Oregon! There’s no news yet about the winner as they haven’t come […]

Finding Lottery Winner

Kansas Shop Staff Praised for Finding $1,000,000 Lottery Winner

Shop staff in Kansas have been praised for their integrity after tracking down a $1,000,000 lottery winner after they left the shop without their ticket. The ticket was brought into the Pit Stop convenience store in the city of Salina, Kansas to be checked. The winner handed staff member Andy Patel two tickets and asked […]

NJ MegaMillions Winner

Single Ticket Holder Scoops $521,000,000 Mega Millions Jackpot

In the last few weeks we’ve seen both the Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots soar. Last week we brought you the news that the Powerball jackpot had found a winner and now a single winner has scooped the $521,000,000 Mega Millions jackpot becoming the fourth biggest lottery winner in Mega Millions history. Lottery officials have […]

Pennsylvania Powerball Winner

Massive US Powerball Winner is from Pennsylvania

Last week the eighth biggest lottery prize in US Powerball history was won after a single player matched all the numbers in a $456,700,000 draw. The ticket matched all the white balls, and that red Powerball scooping the lot and becoming one of the biggest winners ever seen on the draw. Now the news has […]

Lottery Winner Jailed

Lottery Winner Faces Jail For Robbing Banks

A jackpot winner who scooped a prize close to $20,000,000 on California’s SuperLotto is facing a life behind bars after robbing banks to fund his heroin addiction. 55-year old James Hayes saw his life take a turn for the better back in 1998 when he won the jackpot of the Californian SuperLotto but now he’s […]

US Jackpots Soaring

US Lottery Jackpots are Soaring

We’ve only just recovered from the big EuroMillions rollover in the UK and Europe but right now in the US, lottery players are caught up in lotto fever as both multi-state lotteries offer staggeringly large jackpots. The Powerball and Mega Millions are the two US multi-state draws and neither has been won for weeks and […]

Powerball Winner Anonymity

$535m Powerball Winner Fights to Retain Anonymity

A New Hampshire Powerball winner who scooped a massive jackpot worth $535,000,000 is refusing to claim her prize and is embroiled in battle with lottery officials over the release of her name once she claims her prize. The lottery winner was both excited and terrified to realise she’d won the staggeringly large Powerball jackpot, a […]

Lotto Winner Cancer

Lotto Winner Loses Cancer Battle Just Three Weeks After Win

When carpenter Donald Savastano of New York won $1,000,000 on a scratchcard earlier this year he thought it was the answer to all his dreams. Self employed and with little saved for the future, he had no retirement plan when he bought a $10 lottery ticket on a whim, but he got lucky and scooped […]