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1billion Lottery

US Lottery Jackpots Climb to $1bn

We’ve been watching the big multi-state US jackpots climb for weeks but right now they are reaching record breaking proportions with a combined jackpot this week of almost $1 billion! The Mega Millions jackpot for this coming Tuesday is $654,000,000, close to a record jackpot for the lottery. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever won […]

Multi-State Jackpots

US Multi-State Jackpots Are Soaring

The US multi-state lottery jackpots are big news this week as combined they total more than $600,000,000, giving US lottery players plenty to get excited about this coming week! The next big winning chance will be today, Tuesday 2nd October as the Mega Millions jackpot, which has been rolling for weeks, hits a massive $367,000,000, […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Snow day lottery

Oregon Man Becomes Snow Day Lotto Winner

When the weather outside is frightful there’s not much to do but have a snow day and maybe spend some time at home catching up on chores. This was the case for Joemel Panisa of Logsden, Oregon who was stuck at home in the snow last week. As he couldn’t leave the house he decided […]