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14 min ago | KTVK Phoenix

Arizona Lottery has record-breaking sales year

The Arizona Lottery says this year marks the most tickets sold in its 33-year history.


3 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

Houston trust claims multi-million lottery jackpot sold in Moulton

The Mega Millions jackpot was collected by the Houston 6-24-14 Revocable Trust. The trust chose to take home the one-time lump sum payment of $19,241,983, according to a Texas Lottery news release.


Related Topix: Moulton, TX

7 hrs ago |

Lottery mystery: Will the Grand Rapids winner of $1 million please step forward?

Check your lottery tickets, folks. A $1 million dollar wining ticket was sold in Grand Rapids, and no one has stepped forward to claim the prize.


Related Topix: Grand Rapids, MI

11 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

New telephone lottery scam targeting Michigan residents

The Better Business Bureau is warning area residents about a new telephone lottery scam with a unique twist and a local victim who has lost more than $10,000.


15 hrs ago |

Lucrative lottery prize remains unclaimed, ticket was sold in Whately, Mass.

A lottery ticket that pays the holder $25,000 per year for life remains unclaimed almost a year after it was sold, and time is running out.


Related Topix: Whately, MA

16 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

Naples ticket 1 of 6 to win $33,000 in Fantasy 5 A lottery ticket...

A lottery ticket purchased in Naples is one of six to select all five winning numbers in Thursday night's Fantasy 5 game, winning a jackpot worth more than $33,000.


Related Topix: White Springs, FL

20 hrs ago | The Age

Curse of the lottery winners

If the traffic at newsagencies on the eve of a major lottery is anything to go by, there is no shortage of people keen to disprove the aphorism that money can't buy happiness.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

Gazette Series

a Mystery lottery winner has just under a month to claim their EuroMillions winnings.

The search is still on to find the owner, from South Gloucestershire, of the ticket which won a prize of over A 50,000 in the draw on Friday, March 28 this year.


Related Topix: Gloucestershire County, England, United Kingdom

Former B.C. lottery chief repays almost $55,000 in disputed compensation

On Monday morning shortly before noon, Gillian Bennett dragged a foam mattress from her home on Bowen Island to one of her favourite spots on the grass, facing a craggy rock cliff, the place she had chosen to die.


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WICKED Announces Lottery for San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts Run

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is making its South Bay premiere at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts with performances from August 27 - September 14. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Center for the Performing Arts box ... (more)


Related Topix: Theater, Wicked, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

WAVE-TV Louisville

5 winning tickets, 5 times the money for 1 KY Lottery player

A very lucky lottery player will soon be $1 million richer after buying five winning tickets in a single night in Lexington.


Related Topix: Lexington, KY, Gaming, Kentucky Lottery, Louisville, KY


TV Goes to the Ends of the World

Back in 1983, when you killed millions of people on prime-time TV, that was enough to get people's attention.


USA Today

$3 million lottery winnings just chicken feed to farmer

For lottery winner, $3Mis a lot of chicken feedCash gives U.P. farmer freedom to do what he wants - work all dayCARLISLE: Little has changed for lottery winner from the U.P. By John CarlisleDetroit Free Press $3 million lottery winnings just chicken feed to farmer For lottery winner, $3Mis a lot of chicken feedCash gives U.P. farmer freedom to do ... (more)


Related Topix: Manistique, MI

Wed Aug 20, 2014


LA's Idea of Using a Lottery to Entice Voters Is a Stinker

The Los Angeles Ethics Commission voted unanimously last week to ask the City Council to consider "financial incentives, such as a lottery system," to draw voters to the polls.


Related Topix: Opinion

Bangkok Post

NCPO needs a lottery win

Lottery overpricing, illegal parking by passenger van drivers and exploitation of migrant workers were the first three problems the National Council for Peace and Order tackled after the May 22 coup.


Related Topix: Opinion

Capital Soup

Florida Lottery Announces $27 Billion in Transfers to Education

The Florida Lottery announces a new milestone of $27 billion in transfers to education since 1988.


Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, US Governors, Rick Scott

Local TV Station KTVZ

BBB: Lottery scam lures with 'Mega Millions'

"You've won millions!" That's the bait from the latest Jamaican lottery scam hitting the Northwest, the Better Business Bureau warned Wednesday.


Related Topix: Jamaica, NY

ABC News 4 Charleston

Million dollar lottery ticket sold in Summerville

South Carolina Education Lottery officials announced Wednesday morning that a lucky lottery ticket buyer could soon be a millionaire.


Related Topix: South Carolina

Derby Shire Times

Significant work begins in Shirebrook and Scarcliffe

Significant work has started in Shirebrook and Scarcliffe on redeveloping the Archaeological Way which aims to link the communities it passes to services and provide a safe way for families to access the countryside.


WTAX-AM Springfield

Lawmaker Says Ditching Lottery Company Is Just the Ticket

With the state cutting ties with the private vendor running the Illinois Lottery, one state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back in-house.


Related Topix: Illinois