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Truck Driver Scoops Powerball

Brooklyn Truck Driver Scoops $298,000,000 Powerball Jackpot

A truck driver from Brooklyn came forward last Friday as the $298,000,000 Powerball winner from late-December. David Johnson scooped the second largest Powerball prize in New York Lottery history, several weeks after the draw took place. The lucky winner affirmed that he was ‘… not going to work, I’m quitting straight away’ according to an […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wins Retirement Fund

Worker Buys Lotto Ticket, Wins Retirement Fund

Patricia Dioguardi is just a year from retirement at her job with Wegmans having worked for the firm for the last 27 years. Last week her horoscope said she would win something big so she treated herself to a $5 scratch off ticket from the New York State Lottery and to her surprise, won her […]

NY 10million Scratch Off

New York Couple Win $10,000,000 Scratch Off

A couple from Poughkeepsie, north of New York City have made lottery history becoming the biggest winners ever in the state of New York after scooping $10,000,000 on a lottery scratch off! The couple, who so far remain anonymous decided to buy a $30 ticket for a special 50th anniversary scratch off game last week […]