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Call for £4,000,000 in Unclaimed UK Lottery Prizes

As we move into the second half of March, looking forward to April and a burst of spring, we also have something else that will burst this April as four £1,000,000 Lotto prizes are to expire next month if not claimed very soon! Changes to the Lotto rules may be throwing UK players off kilter […]

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Camelot under fire as changes to National Lottery push odds of winning to 1 in 45m

The bosses at the company who run the UK National Lottery, Camelot, are facing down critism about new changes to way the weekly draw is done. One very controversial ammendment is the addition of 10 extra balls, making the odds of winning 45 million to one, having previously been 14 million to one. The radical […]

William 'Bud' Post in his latter years

Brother hired hit man over $16million jackpot win

In 1988 William ‘Bud’ Post had just over $2 to his name. In desperation he pawned a $40 ring and spent his takings entirely on Pennsylvania state lottery tickets.When he won $16.2 million he felt like the luckiest man in the world, until a string of unfortunate decisions and incidents left him penniless and alone. […]

Jack Whittaker in happier times

Tragedy for lottery millionaire’s cursed family

Jack Whitaker was a holy man so in 2002 when he won $314.9million in the power-ball multi state lottery he believed it was the work of the lord. But as Euromillions.org reports, he soon believed that what followed could only have been the work of the devil as his whole world fell apart and a […]

Virginia Fike with her $2million cheque

Double win for Virginia woman after ticket blunder

Winning the lottery once enough is incredible. Winning it twice is a first here on the Euro Millions site of but winning it twice in one day, not possible. Or is it? Virginia from Virginia knows best! April this year, Virginia Fike from Berryville, Virginia was so sure of her numbers she bought her ticket twice. Fike had planned […]

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 […]

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Dead mother-in-law’s credit card win taken off thieving Oregonian

A woman who bought a winning lottery ticket worth $1million with a credit card belonging to her dead mother-in-law was made to repay her entire winnings. Christina Goodenow, 38, of White City in southern Oregon bought the ticket in Oct 2005 using the stolen credit card belonging to her boyfriend’s deceased mother. Goodenow travelled to Oregon […]

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 […]