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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 […]

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, […]

Brother Stabbed Winner

South African Powerball Winner Stabbed Brother Over Win

It’s been reported that a winner of the South African Powerball has fought with his brother over the win, ending in one of them being stabbed. A man from Durban, South Africa was arrested late last week after his brother was stabbed in the face following an altercation over the win. A team of officers […]

Powerball Jackpot Oregon

$150,000,000 Powerball Jackpot Lands in Oregon

We love to hear stories about big winners and today we’re celebrating the $150,000,000 US Powerball jackpot finding a winner last week. On Wednesday night a single ticket holder became the latest big US multi-state winner and the winning ticket was sold in Oregon! There’s no news yet about the winner as they haven’t come […]

Pennsylvania Powerball Winner

Massive US Powerball Winner is from Pennsylvania

Last week the eighth biggest lottery prize in US Powerball history was won after a single player matched all the numbers in a $456,700,000 draw. The ticket matched all the white balls, and that red Powerball scooping the lot and becoming one of the biggest winners ever seen on the draw. Now the news has […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]