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  1. Classic Lotto jackpot increases; Ohio Lottery results for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The Classic Lotto jackpot has increased to $15.6 million for Wednesday's drawing after no tickets matched the winning numbers from Monday's drawing. Pick 3 winners receive $500 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-1,000.


  2. Someone In New Jersey Played The Lottery And Won $1 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [...] PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - New Jersey Lottery officials say someone has a winning ticket worth $1 million and they want the winner to claim their prize. "Congratulations to ...


  3. 2.5 million funding for poppies tour announced in government's spending reviewRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... this landmark tour to happen. We are also very grateful to the Backstage Trust, Clore Duffield Foundation, Heritage Lottery Fund and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport for their continued support, and to our transport sponsor DAF Trucks.' ...


  4. Farrell: If Santa figures out how to deliver unboxing videos, let me knowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Island Packet

    ... and I get incensed. I'm not sure why. It's not jealousy necessarily, though that's there. It's more akin to watching lottery winners do the Macarena -- just lucky people following a template and smiling as if they could dance on their own. The ...


  5. M&A Attractiveness Index, EMEA - TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... the form of a steadily deflating Turkish lira actually scuppered last year's largest M&A deal, the sale of national lottery administrator Milli Piyango for US$3.2 billion, though it appears that an alternative bidder is stepping in. Other roadblocks ...


  6. Powerball winner gifts $680,000 to Shallotte churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    Marie Holmes, winner of the $88 million NC Powerball lottery in March, made a charity donation of $680,000 to the church she attends in Shallotte. According to a news release, Holmes gave 10 percent of her winnings to the Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church located between Shallotte and Ocean Isle Beach.


  7. False promises in fantasy sports gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    New York's lawsuit against DraftKings and FanDuel forces the companies to admit how few people win in wagering on fantasy sports - contradicting their previous claims of winning. Workers set up a DraftKings promotions tent at Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, Mass., before an NFL football game in October between the New England Patriots and New York Jets.


  8. What are the chances?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Mike Hartman, of Winfield, was one of two $1 Million Mega Millions winners from Southeast Iowa to claim their prize Nov. 23. Hartman, 49, a Marine Corps veteran, truck driver and local business owner, won his prize on Nov. 20. Hartman said that, on the morning of Nov. 21, he ran into the Winfield Police Chief working on a snow blower. Chief Jeff Dietrich said he'd heard there was a lottery winner in their mist and Hartman should check his ticket.


  9. For Shane Larkin, a second chance in his adopted cityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Nets Daily

    ... what it is and they're having a good season so far, so best of luck to them." After struggling last season with the lottery-bond Knicks, the 23-year old Larkin is hoping a different system and borough will rejuvenate a career that he believes was ...


  10. Lottery winner gives $680,000 to Shallotte churchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Marie Holmes discusses her $188 Powerball jackpot during a news conference at NC Education Lottery headquarters in Raleigh Feb. 23, 2015. SHALLOTTE, NC - A Brunswick County lottery winner gave more than half a million dollars to her local church Friday.


  11. What Jersey Shore Person Won $1 Million In N.J. Lottery?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The $1 million winning ticket was sold at a N.J. convenience store, and the N.J. Lottery is asking that ticket-holder to step forward. There was one $1 million New Jersey winner whose ticket matched the 5 white balls from the Friday, Nov. 27 Mega Millions drawing, according to Carole Hedinger, New Jersey Lottery executive director.


  12. $5 million lottery scratcher ticket bought at SF supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... in San Francisco beat odds of 1 in 3,029,475 and scratched his way to a $5 million prize. The man, identified by the lottery as Sergey Osipyan, did not want his whereabouts known, according to lottery spokeswoman Melissa Villarin , for reasons that ...


  13. Lottery jackpots escape late week drawingsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KFBB

    MONTANA MILLIONAIRE EARLY BIRD: The winning number for the Montana Millionaire Early Bird $10,000 prize was 033685. The ticket was sold at Town Pump in Hamilton.


  14. Jamaican Scammer Stole $5.6 Million In U.S. Money With Lotto ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Oliver Willis

    U.S. Attorney Christopher C. Myers announced that on Nov. 24, 2015, a Montego Bay, Jamaica man was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison, and ordered to pay $5,672,561.15 in restitution, after having been convicted at trial in North Dakota on charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud or mail fraud, conspiracy to commit international money laundering, and 35 counts of wire fraud associated with his participation in the Jamaican lottery fraud. Sanjay Ashani Williams, 26, was the first Jamaican national tried and convicted in the United States for selling lead lists for use in international cyberfraud.


  15. Fantasy sports companies weigh leaving US marke...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Http

    As industry leaders FanDuel and DraftKings fight to protect their lucrative enterprises, other companies offering daily fantasy sports are taking different approaches to how they operate as their new industry faces increased scrutiny.


  16. Marc Nelson Denim owner pleads guilty to gambling, money launderingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... go to the addresses, offer their numbers and make bets based on the numbers that would be released in Illinois state lottery midday and evening drawings, according to the plea agreement. They'd get receipts for their bets. Numbers runners employed ...


  17. Marc Nelson owner admits role in numbers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... U.S. Attorney Jennifer Kolman filed paperwork on it in federal court. That paperwork laid bare details of a massive lottery-based numbers game that spanned six years and was headquartered in a Lonsdale market complex that was constructed with the ...


  18. Winning $400,000 Palmetto Cash 5 ticket sold in ConwayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the $400,000 prize, according to the South Carolina Education Lottery. For more information on claiming prizes, visit Lottery officials urge players to check their ...


  19. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015: Helping our 'neighbors,' refusing refugees, holiday scam seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Identity theft, investment fraud and scams rob millions of Americans of their hard-earned money every year. Con artists use a myriad of scams to steal your hard-earned money, including phishing scams, tech-support scams, gold coin scams, oil and gas scams, sweepstakes and lottery scams, grandparent scams and many more.


  20. Scotland's postcode lottery: GPs in most deprived areas get A 10 less funding per patientRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    DOCTORS surgeries' are being underfunded in the poorest parts of Scotland creating a postcode lottery which is perpetuating severe health inequalities, according to experts. The claim comes as a new study, funded by the Scottish Government, found GPs in the most deprived areas of the country receive A 10 less than the average practice for each patient.