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Lottery Winner Sues

Lottery Winner Sues Son for Squandering Winnings

A 90-year-old lottery winner from the US is suing her son and his financial advisors for mismanaging her fortune after he ‘squandered’ tens of millions of dollars. Gloria Mackenzie, from Florida, became the biggest single winner in Powerball history when she scooped the windfall in 2013. She originally won $590,500,000 but after choosing to take […]

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 […]

Donna poses with a picture of missing husband, Arnim

Until lotto millions do us part: Wife discovers husband’s secret lotto win from Google search

Winning the lottery would be a blessing to any happily married couple, but when Donna Campbell’s husband went missing, she didn’t suspect it was a small fortune he’d run off with. Donna Campbell thought it was strange when her husband came home from work one day in June 2007 and decided they should turn off […]

Sheelah Ryan

Biggest lottery winner is a good samaritan

Sheelah Ryan, is one of the most generous winners we have reported at Euro Millions over the past year. In 1998 she won $55.2 million on the Florida lottery. Sheelah dedicated the next six years of her life using her money to better her community until she sadly passed away with cancer in 1994. Sheelah, […]

Jealous sister shoots jackpot winning brother in head

Jealous sister shoots jackpot winning brother in head

Jeffery Dampier won $20 million in the Illinois Lottery in 1996. Jeffery had grown up poor and was very generous with his winnings, but in scenes later echoed by the infamous case of Abraham Shakespeare he until he was kidnapped and murdered by his sister-in-law, Victoria Jackson in 2005. After Jeffery won the lottery in 1996 he moved […]

Abraham Shakespeare after his jackpot win

A Shakespearian tragedy: Murder and lies follow $17million jackpot win

One of the most incredulous stories here at EuroMillions is that of Abraham Shakespeare, an illiterate ex-criminal whose luck turned around in 2006 after winning $17,000,000 the Florida lottery. But it didn’t last long. Shakespeare went missing in 2009 and a year later his bullet-ridden corpse was found under an acquaintance’s concrete patio. A body found buried five-feet […]