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Idaho Miner Strikes it Rich, Claims $250,000 Scratch Game Prize

It’s not every day someone in Idaho wins a quarter of a million dollars on an Idaho Lottery Scratch Game.  And no one from Wallace, Idaho has ever won that much on a Lottery game. That was until Bruce Baraby, a down on his luck contract miner and part-time DJ, played the Idaho Lottery’s Idaho […]

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $57 Million; Powerball at $25 Million; Euro Millions Up to 29 Million Euros ($43 million in USD)

There was no jackpot winner in the Nov. 27 Mega Millions draw so the jackpot rolls up to $57 million on Dec. 1. The winning Nov. 27 numbers are 12,25,37,39,45 and Mega ball 11. 6 tickets hit the first five numbers: they were bought in Illinois (2 tickets), New Jersey, New York, Texas and Virginia. […]

British Newspaper Article Says…If You Win the Lottery, You Face a Life of Misery. What Do You Think?

Callie Rogers, 22, who won close to £1.9 million as a teenager in 2003, admitted her life was now in a “shambles”. Saturday, 21 November 2009. Rogers is a primary example of what could go wrong and the Christian Institute, in the U.K. is using her story, and others, as examples of what goes wrong […]

Powerball Alert: 1 Winning Ticket in Oklahoma Hits For $32 Million

There was one winning jackpot ticket in the Nov. 21 Powerball game and that ticket is worth $32 million. It was bought in Oklahoma. The winning numbers are 7,26,36,49,58 and the Power ball is 4. 6 tickets hit the first five numbers but not the Powerball. Those tickets are each worth $200,000 except for one […]

Euro Millions Alert: One 15 Million Euros Winner

There was one Euro Millions jackpot winner in the Nov. 20 game and that ticket was bought in Portugal. The winning numbers are: 5,9,28,43,47 and the lucky stars 2,9 Congratulations to the winning ticket holder. Next Friday’s Euro Millions jackpot resets at 15 million euros, about $22 million, USD

20-Year Old Accounting Student Hits For $208,000

I love to hear about students winning the lottery. Everyone things only old people win the lottery. Not true. Students do too. A Clayton State University student is now adding up a Georgia Lottery win. Naurice White won $208,519 by matching all five winning numbers in the Nov. 14 Georgia Fantasy 5 drawing. “I kept […]

It’s a Very “Merry” Holiday Season for Florida Player, $1,000,000 Scratch Game Winner

Pamela Peck, of Bradenton picked the right time to buy a Merry Millionaire Scratch-Off ticket from a Florida vending machine. The ticket was worth $1,000,000. Peck chose the one-time, lump-sum payment for her winnings in the amount of $650,000.00. She purchased her winning MERRY MILLIONAIRE Scratch-Off ticket from the ITVM in Publix, located at 5584 […]

Florida Woman Cleans Up with $1.2 Million Playing Mega Money Game

Linda Branch is gonna have one great Christmas (or Chanucah…or whatever religion she practices). Branch is the winner of the Nov. 17 Mega Money game in Florida. It’s a game where you pick four numbers plus a Mega ball from two fields. According to Branch, she always plays the same numbers every week. “All the […]

Whole Lotto Love: Jackpot Winners Want to Buy Mansion Once Owned by Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant

Talk about fan envy. Welsh Lottery winners, Les and Samantha Scadding, have expressed interest in buying The Argoed, a Grade 11 listed mansion at Penallt, once the home of Led Zeppelin star, Robert Plant. The property, which stands in 11 acres, has been on the market with Knight Frank for three months, and is described […]

U.K.’s National Lottery Celebrates 15th Birthday; More Than 2,300 Millionaires Created

The U.K. National Lottery (don’t you wish we had one here in the U.S….. rest assured, we will some day) is 15 years old. In that time period more than 2,300 millionaires have been created, writes Craig McQueen, a correspondent with the Daily Record, a Scottish newspaper. McQueen tells us that about 70 per cent […]

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