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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 […]

Liquor Store Theft

Liquor Store Worker Caught Trying to Steal $600 Lottery Ticket

A cashier from Florida has been caught trying to steal a $600 winning lottery ticket in an undercover sting. Crystelle Baton worked at the Winn-Dixie Liquors store in Fort Meyers in Florida where she tried to cheat a customer out of a $600 lottery win, unlucky for her, the customer was actually an undercover lottery […]

Fake Money Lottery Win

Woman Bought Lottery Ticket with Fake Money

Authorities in Nebraska, USA are asking the public for help to trace a woman who bought a winning lottery ticket with a counterfeit bank note! The lady purchased a scratch off ticket with a $100 note but after she left the store it was discovered that the note was actually fake. The unidentified woman walked […]

MegaMillions Winner

$450,000,000 Mega Millions Winner Named

Last week we brought you the news that a massive Mega Millions prize had been won, and with that news we explained that in Florida, where the ticket was sold players aren’t allowed to remain anonymous. Well, now the $450,000,000 winner has been named and it’s Shane Missler, a 20-year-old from Port Richey, Florida. Missler […]

1billion Lottery Win

US Lottery Players Scoop more than $1,000,000,000

It’s been two months since the Mega Millions jackpot was won and about the same for the Powerball. So long that the calendar has changed not only in month but in year too. But all that came to an end last weekend when one lucky player matched all the winning numbers on the Mega Millions, […]

Meghan Markle Lottery Win

Secret Lottery Win Helped Meghan Markle to the Jetset

If you hadn’t heard of Meghan Markle before this year, chances are you now know who she is. The successful actress and Suits star is now hotly tipped to become British royalty as her romance with Prince Harry gets more serious, but now her half brother has stepped forward to say it all might be […]

Unclaimed Powerball Prize

$191,000,000 Powerball Prize Unclaimed After Two Weeks

Two weeks ago the biggest lottery prize in Louisiana history was won as one player matched a Powerball jackpot worth $191,000,000! It’s huge news and the entire state is wondering just who the winner could be, It’s been 16 days since the win and no one has come forward with the winning ticket! Powerball officials […]

Mega Millions Changes

Mega Millions Ticket Price to Increase, and Jackpots too

It’s going to be a Halloween event for the Mega Millions as ticket prices increase from $1 to $2 on 31st October. Along with the change, starting jackpots for the Mega Millions will also increase from $15,000,000 to $40,000,000, bringing the Mega Millions Lottery in line with the Powerball. It’s not just the prices and […]

Winning Lottery Shirt

Grandfather Finds Winning Lottery Ticket in Old Shirt

We regularly bring you news of unclaimed lottery prizes, urging the importance of checking lottery tickets in good time. That single scrap of paper could be worth a life-changing sum, so it’s important to check the results as soon as possible before the prize expires or you could miss out. This is exactly what would […]